Dr. Jesse Krakauer

Endocrinology
Southfield, MI
44 years experience male

Locations

Metro Detroit Diabetes and Endocrinology

Southfield, MI

Address

27207, Lahser Rd, Southfield, MI
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

B”sd Dr. Jesse Krakauer, MD FACP Dr. Krakauer sees patients at the Metro Detroit Endocrinology Center, Southfield MI, which provides for endocrine patients and accepts a broad range of insurances. He was recognized as an endocrine specialist by Hour Detroit Magazine's Top Docs (2015). Using software based on original research published in the medical literature, Dr Krakauer offers his patients Anthropometric and Densitometric Diagnostic™, reports, which provide a unique approach to diagnosis and treatment based on simple body measurements such as weight, height and waist circumference, in addition to advanced body composition data from DXA scan. Dr Krakauer has 24 years experience as a Clinical Endocrinologist with subspecialty expertise in bone and mineral metabolism and multidisciplinary bariatric programs. He graduated from California’s Stanford University School of Medicine. After an internship in general internal medicine at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, he spent several years in Israel, practicing family medicine in the course of which he earned a Community Medicine Certificate from Tel Aviv University Medical School. He completed training in internal medicine at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, Dr. Krakauer was a fellow for three years and then spent two years as senior staff physician at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI, pursuing subspecialty interests in Endocrinology & Metabolism, Bone & Mineral and Medical Informatics. In 1995 moved to the Division of Preventive and Nutritional Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, MI. He then practiced endocrinology at Middletown Medical where he enjoyed loyal and appreciative patients and physician colleagues. In 2014, Dr Krakauer returned to Michigan to be near a growing number of grandchildren.

Specialties
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Endocrinology

Licenses

United States: Michigan

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

204 Answers
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience Endocrinology
Not very likely: B"sd sounds fairly typical for Hashimoto's thyroiditis, which commonly causes coarse echoes on thyroid US images. Also, nodules are often seen, many ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience Endocrinology
Of course: B"sd Naturethyroid and Armour thyroid are made of dessicated livestock thyroid - I believe manufactured at the same facility. Accordingly, they conta ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience Endocrinology
An endocrinologist: B"sd It is essential to define the nature and source of the excess "adrenaline", which usually refers to normetanephrine (NE) and less commonly but mu ... Read More
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Mar 6, 2016
very good Doctor , he has great expertise ,his answer are straight to the point and always there for you
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May 15, 2016
excellent doctor, very helpful and friendly
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This was very helpful. Thanks! My TSH 1/31 - 1.34/ take 125mcg daily. Lost 20 lbs. 5''8 /178lbs now. Last 3 lbs started feeling bad & hyper. Still determined to loose 15 more. I think my BMI is changi...Read More
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Thanks. I attended the A&E this afternoon and I was examined by a doctor. He evaluated my condition and told me I had a concussion. I will take paracetamol and rest and see my GP for further treatmen...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I do have a nodule, but it hasn't grown in a year, so the doctor isn't worried about it now. Antibody level is not high, so no Hashimoto's. Thanks for your input.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

stanford university School of Medicine
Graduated 1976MD

Awards

2015 Top Docs Endocrinology - Detroit Hour
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