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Franciscan Endocrine Associates at St. Joseph

1708 S. Yakima Ave. Suite 205 Tacoma, WA 98405

Phone: 253-565-6777
Fax: 253-565-8777

Franciscan Endocrine Associates on Canyon Road

15214 Canyon Road E. Suite 205 Puyallup, WA 98375

Phone: 253-565-6777
Fax: 253-565-8777

Zhiyu Wang, MD, PhD

Zhiyu Wang, MD, PhD, specializes in general endocrinology and metabolic disorders. Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Wang provides care for a wide range of conditions that include diabetes, lipid disorders, osteoporosis and glandular conditions such as thyroid, pituitary and adrenal diseases. In addition to his medical degree, he completed a fellowship in endocrinology and holds a PhD in anatomy and cell biology.

Dr. Wang listens to patients and thoroughly discusses conditions and treatment options. He believes in making decisions as a team. For his patients who have long-term endocrine conditions, he strives to make sure they have the most current care to help live a happy and healthy life.

Specialties: • Endocrinology
• Internal Medicine
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Interests: • Adult Diabetes
• Bone Diseases
• Calcium Disorders
• Cholesterol Management
• Diabetes
• Diabetes Mellitus
• Dyslipidemias
• Endocrinology
• Hyperlipidemia
• Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
• Lipid Disorders
• Lipid Metabolism
• Low Sexual Desire
• Menopause
• Metabolism
• Obesity
• Osteoporosis
• Phosphorus Disorders
• Pituitary Diseases
• Sexual Dysfunctions
• Thyroid Disorders
• Weight Management
Languages spoken in addition to English :Chinese
Medical School: • Shandong Medical University, China
• Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Residencies:Huron Hospital, Cleveland, OH
Fellowships:Washington University, St. Louis, MO

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