Dr. William Pruchnic MD
Endocrinology-Diabetes | Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism1020 Franklin St Suite 202 Johnstown PA, 15905
Dr. William Pruchnic practices Endocrinology in Johnstown, PA. Dr. Pruchnic specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases related to hormone imbalance, and the bodys glands in the endocrine system. Endocrinologists are trained and certified to treat a variety of conditions, including menopause, diabetes, infertility, and thyroid disorders, among many others. Dr. Pruchnic examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
Pa State Univ Coll Of Med- Hershey Pa 1971
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine 1971
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- High Cholesterol
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
- Vascular Disease
- Cleveland Clinic Fndn, Internal Medicine
- Cleveland Clinic Foundation
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