Dr. Roxanne Lucas Aquino MD
Endocrinology-Diabetes | Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism3733 San Dimas St Bakersfield CA, 93301
Dr. Roxanne Aquino practices Endocrinology in Bakersfield, CA. Dr. Aquino 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. Aquino examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses, and decides the best treatment methods.
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
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- Sleep and its Effects on a Man's Testosterone Level
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- Possible Link Found Between Polycystic Ovary System and Type 2 Diabetes
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