Dolores Shoback, MD

Endocrinologist

Dr. Dolores Shoback sees general endocrine patients with an emphasis on metabolic bone disease, parathyroid disorders and osteoporosis. She is board certified in internal medicine with a subspecialty in endocrinology and metabolism. A professor of medicine and director of the UCSF Training Program in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, her research interests are metabolic bone disease, the calcium sensing receptor and parathyroid hormone. Shoback completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania. She went on to Johns Hopkins University for medical school and performed a residency in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital and then completed a fellowship in endocrinology at Brigham and Woman's Hospital in Boston.

Clinics

Endocrinology Clinic at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Suite A-550
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353–2350
Fax: (415) 353–2337

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 pm.

Metabolic Bone Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor, Suite A-550
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2350
Fax: (415) 353-2337

Hours: First Monday of each month, second and fourth Tuesday of every month

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Dolores Shoback

Education

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine 1977

Residencies

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine 1980

Fellowships

Brigham and Woman's Hospital, Endocrinology 1983

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Vokes TJ, Mannstadt M, Levine MA, Clarke BL, Lakatos P, Chen K, Piccolo R, Krasner A, Shoback DM, Bilezikian JP. Recombinant Human Parathyroid Hormone Effect on Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults With Chronic Hypoparathyroidism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018 Feb 01; 103(2):722-731.
  2. Schafer AL, Kazakia GJ, Vittinghoff E, Stewart L, Rogers SJ, Kim TY, Carter JT, Posselt AM, Pasco C, Shoback DM, Black DM. Effects of Gastric Bypass Surgery on Bone Mass and Microarchitecture Occur Early and Particularly Impact Postmenopausal Women. J Bone Miner Res. 2017 Dec 27.
  3. Wysham KD, Shoback DM, Imboden JB, Katz PP. Association of High Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide Seropositivity and Lean Mass Index with Low Bone Mineral Density in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Nov 05.

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