Dr. Chantal Salim Lutfallah MD
Endocronologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Endocrinology7777 Hennessy Blvd Suite 502 Baton Rouge LA, 70808
Chantal S. Lutfallah, MD is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology. She received her bachelorÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s degree and medical degree from the American University of Beirut in ...
Education and Training
Govt. Dental College, Bangalore University, India 1988
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Endocrinology
- Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
- Graves' Disease
- Univ Il Coll Of Med, Pediatric Endocrinology; Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr, Pediatrics
- Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center 1996
- University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago Program
- University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine 1999
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- What is Apert Syndrome?
Apert syndrome, named after the French physician who described the condition for the first time, is a genetic disorder characterized by several birth defects. Children with this syndrome will have an abnormally developed face and skull. This syndrome is rare and in most cases, it develops even when...
- What Is Metabolism?
IntroductionMetabolism is a complex biochemical process that is needed to maintain life. Availability of nutrients and nutrition are closely associated with metabolism since metabolism is a process that involves the conversion of food into energy, which is used to fuel the body's cells. The basal...
- Glucose Monitor May Eliminate Need for Finger Stick
A novel system that has already been approved has a revolutionary technology to monitor blood sugar levels. It works with a small sensor that is placed on the arm of the person being monitored and gives reports minute by minute.Glucose monitoring is something that people with diabetes should do...
- 5 Tips on Living with Hypothyroidism
Hyperthyroidism is a health condition in which the body’s metabolism becomes slow, leading to the feeling of fatigue. This is caused by an abnormally low amount of thyroid hormone in the blood. This deficiency is caused by an impaired functioning of the thyroid gland. People may develop this...
- Celiac Disease May Shadow Type 1 Diabetes
A recent study has found that celiac disease may follow Type 1 diabetes, and it has found that children have a greater risk of having celiac disease auto-antibodies, which may then result in the disorder.According to Dr. William Hagopian, type 1 diabetes and celiac disease are closely related...
- What Is Pituitary Dwarfism?
IntroductionPituitary dwarfism, also called growth hormone deficiency, is a medical condition wherein the pituitary gland does not produce sufficient amounts of growth hormone. This deficiency often results in children’s slow growth or short stature.An adult with pituitary dwarfism has an average...