Dr. Joseph Saitta

Endocrinology
Seattle, WA
38 years experience male

Locations

Office

Kirkland, WA

Address

Kirkland, WA
Directions

Insurances accepted

No Value

Office

Seattle, WA

Office

Seattle, WA

Office

Seattle, WA

Office

Renton, WA

Office

Kirkland, WA

About

Bio

I was born and raised in New Jersey. My first career was as a pilot in the Air Force, flying C-141's from 1972-1977. My present ihobies include motorcycles (I commute to work by motorcycle most days) gardening, and photography.

Specialties
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Endocrinology

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Saitta
38 years experience Endocrinology
It : It is important to get your thyroid level checked yearly. How much thyroid hormone you need to take to keep your levels normal will likely change as y ... Read More
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5 thanks
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Saitta
38 years experience Endocrinology
Masses : Masses in thyroids are common. Some are cysts (fluid filled spaces), some are solid, and some are "complex" (containing both solid and fluid component ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Joseph Saitta
38 years experience Endocrinology
Yes, : Yes, and there are several ways in which this can happen. If the hyperthyroidism was caused by a thyroiditis (inflamation of the thyroid) there is typ ... Read More
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Thank you notes
Nov 27, 2012
Joe is a great pleasure to work with. He provides excellent care to my patients and is always generous with his time and knowledge.
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Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Saitta is the best Endo. and Doctor I have ever had and quite literaly saved my life! Even after I moved out of state Dr. Saitta controled my care for almost five years without cost via e-mail. ...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Saitta is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'm being checked finally after 2 years of my last check up.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California, CA
Graduated 1983MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
Graduated 1983MD

Medical/Graduate school

United States Air Force Academy
Graduated 1971MD

Residency

Worcester Memorial Hospital

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Young investigator's Aword, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research

Affiliations

Pacific medical center
Endocrine Society
American Diabetes Association
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