For his dedication to medicine and for achieving excellence in patient care, the exclusive medical societyof Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Dr. Thomas M. O’Dorisio, a Patient Preferred Physician representing Endocrinology for the state of Iowa.
Dr. O’Dorisio has over four decades of experience and specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism and Diabetes, with a focus in Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine tumors that include Familial Neuroendocrine syndromes. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology board eligible. He currently serves as the Director of the Neuroendocrine Tumor Program and Co-Leader Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine MOG, Professor within the University of Iowa. He is also affiliated with the University of Iowa Family Medicine Clinic, and the Iowa City VA Health Care System.
Patients rated Dr. O’Dorisio five stars and applaud his expertise and compassion. “Dr. O was so knowledgeable and helpful to us while my husband battled Islet Cell cancer of the pancreas,” read a patient review. “He knew so much that our local doctors did not know; and I am sure gave us 5 more years of being together that we would not have had if we had not sought him out.”
A successful career in medicine began in 1971, when Dr. O’Dorisio graduated from the Creighton University School of Medicine Dr. O’Dorisio went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency, and then Endocrinology fellowship at Ohio State University.
“If a patient has been diagnosed with neuro-endocrine cancer in the Midwest, I would encourage them to come just for one visit,” Dr. O’Dorisio advised on his webpage at the University. “What we do is consult with them, then we type a letter to their medical oncologist, because their primary medical oncologist will work with them in conjunction to us. It is such a rare cancer; we would love to see them here.”
To keep up to date with the latest developments in his field, Dr. O’Dorisio maintains a professional membership with the Endocrine Society, and the American Association for Cancer Research. For his excellence, he has been recognized as a Master Clinician Consultant within the Endocrine Society in 2015.
To make an appointment with Patient Preferred Top Endocrinologist, Dr. Thomas M. O’Dorisio call (319) 353-7812 or visit www.medicine.uiowa.edu.
Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners is an exclusive medical society of highly-skilled, patient-approved healthcare providers giving exceptional treatment to their patients. Our member base is comprised of practitioners in medicine, dentistry, radiology, nursing, optometry, psychology & other healthcare professions. Our experts are selected in their shared objective to maintain & improve the physical & mental health of their patients.