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Jorge Mestman, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time)
Medicine
CHP 204A Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 442 6179

Overview

Dr. Mestman attended the University of Buenos Aires in Argentina and received his medical degree in 1955. He then came to Los Angeles to perform his internship and residency training at the Hospital of the Good Samaritan. Dr. Mestman completed his fellowship training in endocrinology and metabolism at USC. In addition to authoring over a hundred journal articles and book chapters on diabetes and thyroid disease, Dr. Mestman is the recipient of several prestigious honors, including the 2002 Norbert Frienkel Lecture Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Diabetes and Pregnancy by the American Diabetes Association.

Awards

American Diabetes Association: Norbert Frienkel Lecture Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Diabetes and Pregnancy, 2002

AACE: Outstanding Clinical Endocrinologist, 2004

Pasadena Magazine: Top Doctor, 2011

American Diabetes Association: Norbert Frienkel Lecture Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Diabetes and Pregnancy , 2002

Pasadena Magazine: Top Doctor, 2011

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Outstanding Service, 1992

American Diabetes Association: Lifetime Commitment to Diabetes Care Award, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Certificate of Merit, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: Richard H. Paul Maternal-Fetal Distinguished Teaching Award, 2001

American Diabetes Association: award conferred by, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: award conferred by, 1992

LAC+USC Medical Center: award conferred by, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: award conferred by, 2001

AACE: award conferred by, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: Department, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Department, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Department, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Department, 1992

AACE: Department, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: award or honor for, 2001

AACE: award or honor for, 2004

American Diabetes Association: award or honor for, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: award or honor for, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: full name, 2001

American Diabetes Association: full name, 2002

AACE: full name, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: full name, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: full name, 1992

AACE: person in primary position, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: person in primary position, 2001

American Diabetes Association: person in primary position, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: person in primary position, 1992

LAC+USC Medical Center: person in primary position, 2001

American Diabetes Association: last name, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: last name, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: last name, 1992

AACE: last name, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: last name, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time), 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time), 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time), 1992

AACE: Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time), 2004

American Diabetes Association: Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part Time), 2002

American Diabetes Association: position in department, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: position in department, 1992

Keck School of Medicine of USC: position in department, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: position in department, 2001

AACE: position in department, 2004

American Diabetes Association: sort order, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: sort order, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: sort order, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: sort order, 1992

AACE: sort order, 2004

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Organization, 1992

LAC+USC Medical Center: Organization, 2001

AACE: Organization, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Organization, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Organization, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: email address, 1992

American Diabetes Association: email address, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: email address, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: email address, 2001

AACE: email address, 2004

AACE: start date, 2004

American Diabetes Association: start date, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: start date, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: start date, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: type, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: type, 1992

American Diabetes Association: type, 2002

AACE: type, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: type, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: start date, 1992

AACE: workplace homepage, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: workplace homepage, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: workplace homepage, 1992

American Diabetes Association: workplace homepage, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: workplace homepage, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Mestman, Jorge, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Mestman, Jorge, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Mestman, Jorge, 1992

AACE: Mestman, Jorge, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: Mestman, Jorge, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: Faculty Rank, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Faculty Rank, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Faculty Rank, 1992

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Faculty Rank, 2001

AACE: Faculty Rank, 2004

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: is primary position, 1992

American Diabetes Association: is primary position, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: is primary position, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: is primary position, 2001

AACE: is primary position, 2004

American Diabetes Association: preferred title, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: preferred title, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: preferred title, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: preferred title, 1992

AACE: preferred title, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: Agent, 2001

AACE: Agent, 2004

American Diabetes Association: Agent, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Agent, 1992

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Agent, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: position in organization, 1992

American Diabetes Association: position in organization, 2002

AACE: position in organization, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: position in organization, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Person ID, 1992

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Person ID, 2001

AACE: Person ID, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: Person ID, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Person ID, 2002

American Diabetes Association: has faculty rank, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: has faculty rank, 1992

AACE: has faculty rank, 2004

AACE: Medicine, 2004

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Medicine, 1992

American Diabetes Association: Medicine, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Medicine, 2001

American Diabetes Association: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 1992

AACE: Keck School of Medicine of USC, 2004

AACE: Position, 2004

American Diabetes Association: Position, 2002

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: Position, 1992

LAC+USC Medical Center: Position, 2001

AACE: HR job title, 2004

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: HR job title, 1992

American Diabetes Association: HR job title, 2002

Keck School of Medicine of USC: HR job title, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: HR job title, 2001

AACE: first name, 2004

Keck School of Medicine of USC: first name, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: first name, 1992

American Diabetes Association: first name, 2002

LAC+USC Medical Center: first name, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: has faculty rank, 2001

LAC+USC Medical Center: has faculty rank, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: award or honor for, 1992

LAC+USC Medical Center: Medicine, 2001

Keck School of Medicine of USC: label, 2001

AACE: label, 2004

LAC+USC Medical Center: label, 2001

American Diabetes Association Latino Programs Committee: label, 1992

American Diabetes Association: label, 2002

Publications

Diagnosis and Management of Hyperthyroidism in Pregnancy: A Review. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2016 Nov; 71(11):675-685. View in: PubMed

Evaluation of risk-factor-based screening for thyroid peroxidase antibody positivity in pregnancy. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2016 Mar; 84(3):417-22. View in: PubMed

American association of clinical endocrinologists and american college of endocrinology - clinical practice guidelines for developing a diabetes mellitus comprehensive care plan - 2015. Endocr Pract. 2015 Apr 1; 21(0):1-87. View in: PubMed

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY--CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR DEVELOPING A DIABETES MELLITUS COMPREHENSIVE CARE PLAN--2015--EXECUTIVE SUMMARY. Endocr Pract. 2015 Apr; 21(4):413-37. View in: PubMed

Diabetes and pregnancy: an endocrine society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Nov; 98(11):4227-49. View in: PubMed

Detecting and treating thyroid nodules and cancer before, during, and after pregnancy: a patient's guide. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Nov; 97(11):37A-8A. View in: PubMed

Hyperthyroidism in pregnancy. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2012 Oct; 19(5):394-401. View in: PubMed

Patient guide to detecting and treating hyperthyroidism before, during, and after pregnancy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Aug; 97(8):A37-8. View in: PubMed

Management of Thyroid Dysfunction during Pregnancy and Postpartum: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Aug; 97(8):2543-65. View in: PubMed

Thyroid disease in pregnancy. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Dec; 25(6):927-43. View in: PubMed

Guidelines of the American Thyroid Association for the diagnosis and management of thyroid disease during pregnancy and postpartum. Thyroid. 2011 Oct; 21(10):1081-125. View in: PubMed

Effect of environmental perchlorate on thyroid function in pregnant women from Córdoba, Argentina, and Los Angeles, California. Endocr Pract. 2011 May-Jun; 17(3):412-7. View in: PubMed

Transient non-autoimmune hyperthyroidism of early pregnancy. J Thyroid Res. 2011; 2011:142413. View in: PubMed

Graves hyperthyroidism and pregnancy: a clinical update. Endocr Pract. 2010 Jan-Feb; 16(1):118-29. View in: PubMed

Effect of thyroid peroxidase antibodies on thyroid-stimulating hormone reference limits in a primarily Latina population. Obstet Med. 2009 Dec; 2(4):154-6. View in: PubMed

Hyperandrogenism due to a testosterone-secreting Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor associated with a dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate-secreting adrenal adenoma in a postmenopausal woman: case presentation and review of literature. Endocr Pract. 2009 Mar; 15(2):149-52. View in: PubMed

Free T4 immunoassays are flawed during pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Mar; 200(3):260. e1-6. View in: PubMed

Prevention of T2DM in women with a previous history of GDM. Curr Diab Rep. 2005 Aug; 5(4):272-7. View in: PubMed

Hyperthyroidism in pregnancy. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2004 Jun; 18(2):267-88. View in: PubMed

Insulin resistance syndrome and gestational diabetes. Endocr Pract. 2003 Sep-Oct; 9 Suppl 2:90-2. View in: PubMed

Intractable hyperemesis gravidarum, transient hyperthyroidism and intrauterine growth restriction associated with hyperreactio luteinalis. A case report. J Reprod Med. 2003 Jul; 48(7):553-6. View in: PubMed

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