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Dr. Kenneth Gross

Endocrinology
Seattle, WA
46 years experience male

Locations

Office

Seattle, WA

Address

First Hill, 1145 Broadway, Seattle, WA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

First Choice Health

First Health

Great West Healthcare

Humana

Labor & Industries

Molina Healthcare

MultiPlan

National Provider Network

Northwest One/Interplan

One Health

PacifiCare

Premera Blue Cross

Railroad Medicare

Regence

Three Rivers Provider Network

Uniform Medical Plan

UnitedHealthcare

About

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Endocrinology

Doctor Q&A

13 Answers
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
If : If by metabolism, you mean can you lose weight by exercising and eating fewer calories, yes your body can produce this kind of metabolism your body ca... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
The : The standard practice is to check a blood test once a year, because sometimes the blood test lets us know that the dose isn't optimal, even if the pat... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
You : You can rest assured that thyroid cancer does not cause this. There are several possible reasons for the TSH to go up, but none are thyroid cancer. Re... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
Typically : Typically hyperparathyroidism is a an easily correctable condition and you need not be concerned. The most important thing is to have a very experienc... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
Your : Your thyroid situation needs to be thoroughly evaluated. The vascular rims per se are not in and of themselves serious. If there is increased blood fl... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
Hyperparathyroidism : Hyperparathyroidism is caused by overactivity of one or more of the four tiny parathyroid glands which are located in your neck. The first step is to ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
Thyroid : Thyroid cancer can cause hoarseness, but usually you would notice a lump on your thyroid gland by the time you got hoarseness. You definitely need to ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
If : If your thyroid level is in the normal range, then the thyroid situation should not interfere with any therapy.
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
The : The symptoms of type 1 diabetes are excess thirst and urinating and weight loss. If you are having these, a doctor can do a simple blood test to make... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
It : It usually takes 3-6 months to get the thyroid regulated after i-131, but it may take a year or more. Reasons for difficulty getting the thyroid regul... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Gross
Endocrinology 46 years experience
A : A potassium level of 3.4 is normal in most labs and won't affect your heart. The most common cause of a low potassium is treatment with diuretics ( wa... Read More

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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
Feb 1, 2013
Excellent physician!
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Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Gross is a kind, considerate and brilliant physician. He has been treating me for my Type 1 diabetes for four years and has worked really hard with me to help me get it under control, never giving...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gross is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

Tucson Medical Center

Residency

Tucson Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Top Docs, Seattle Magazine
Top Docs, Seattle Magazine

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
Hormone Foundation
The Polyclinic
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