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Shmaila Ishaq

Shmaila Ishaq, MD

  • Gender
  • Female
  • Biography
  • Shmaila Ishaq, MD, is an endocrinologist with the Broward Health Physician Group.

    Dr. Ishaq specializes in treating a multitude of endocrine disorders including diabetes mellitus, osteoporosis as well as diseases of thyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands. She applies a preventive approach in the management of chronic metabolic disorders including but not limited to diabetes mellitus, osteoporosis and metabolic syndrome.

    Dr. Ishaq completed her Residency in Internal Medicine at the State University of New York Health Science Center Brooklyn in Brooklyn, New York. She completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport in Shreveport, Louisiana.

    Dr. Ishaq is certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is also certified in advanced cardiac life support.

    Dr. Ishaq was affiliated with Advanced Care Medical Center in Detroit, MI; Chippewa Medical Associates in Sault Saint Marie, MI; and Overton Brooks VA Medical Center in Shreveport, LA; before joining Broward Health.

    Disorders Treated by Dr. Ishaq

    Diabetes mellitus with or without complications
    Hypoglycemia
    Dyslipidemias
    Osteoporosis
    Osteopenia
    Osteomalacia
    Thyroid cancer and thyroid nodules
    Toxic and nontoxic nodular goiter
    Grave’s disease
    Hyperthyroidism
    Hypothyroidism
    Pituitary adenoma
    Prolactinoma
    Hypopituitarism
    Cushing’s disease
    Addison’s disease
    Adrenal nodule
    Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Hyperaldosteronism
    Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes (MEN I & II)
    Hypercalcemia
    Hyperparathyroidism
    Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia (FHH)
    Hypocalcemia
    Hypercalciuria
    Vitamin D deficiency
    Kidney stone
    Hyponatremia
    Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH)
    Hypernatremia
    Diabetes insipidus
    Hypogonadism (low testosterone)
    Menopausal syndrome (low estrogen)
    Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)

    Procedures Performed by Dr. Ishaq

    Ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of thyroid nodules
    Ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) of thyroid cysts
    Diagnostic thyroid ultrasound
    Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
    Real time continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
    Continuous insulin infusion (CII) therapy via insulin pump
    Osteoporosis treatment with annual intravenous medication