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Dr. Silvia Cuadra

Endocrinology
Miami, FL
15 years experience female

Locations

Cuadra Endocrinology & Wellness

Miami, FL

Address

801 Brickell Ave., Suite 900, Miami, FL, United States
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Specialties
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Endocrinology

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

12 Answers
9 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Excessive Sweating: Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) is a common condition rarely due to significant underlying pathology that may have serious social, emotional, and p... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Ignore: Type 2 diabetes is by far the most common type of diabetes in adults.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Ketonuria: Ketonuria indicates that the person is in a catabolic state and is breaking down fat and can occur in anyone who has a negative caloric balance while ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Anti-Obesity Drugs: Anti-obesity drugs can be useful adjuncts to diet and exercise for adults with obesity and a Body Mass Index (BMI) >30 kg/m2, who have failed to ac... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
ReliOn Insulin: Walmart sells ReliOn insulin, Novolin (Regular, NPH and 70/30) at discounted prices. These are biosynthetic human insulins, time to peak and duration ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Blood Glucose: For someone without diabetes, a fasting (no food for eight hours) blood sugar on awakening should be under 100 mg/dl. Before-meal blood sugars should ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Synthroid: Synthroid (levothyroxine) overreplacement causes subclinical hyperthyroidism (normal serum T4 and T3 and low serum TSH concentrations) or even overt h... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Nipple Discharge: Nipple discharge is the one of the most common breast complaints, and it is usually benign. Benign nipple discharge is usually bilateral, and occurs... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Saxenda: Saxenda (liraglutide) is a GLP-1 Receptor Agonist. It is used as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for chronic weig... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Cortisol Stim Test: A Cortisol stimulation tests should be performed when there is doubt about the status of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal function, and is used to estab... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
Humulin: Humulin is the marketed name by Eli Lilly and Company. Both are biosynthetic human insulin. Humulin N, is neutral protamine hagedorn (NPH), an interme... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 15 years experience
AIS: Defects in androgen receptor function cause a disorder of sex development in which 46,XY individuals do not virilize normally, despite the presence of... Read More

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Education & Training

Residency

JACKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Completed 2013
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