Let’s continue having a healthy medical clinic
My goal is to help you overcome, thrive and maintain vigor for life. I hope to work with you to develop a personalized plan and to improve your endocrine health at the Heartland Endocrine Group: a healthy place to work and get care.
About Dr. Figaro
Mary Kathleen Figaro, M.D. is board-certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. She attended medical school at Yale University School of Medicine and completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Cornell’s New York Hospital (now known as NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center) and a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She has also completed a two-year fellowship at Cornell in epidemiology and Health Services Research, where she was faculty. She was faculty at Vanderbilt University and taught Preventative Medicine to 2nd year medical students. She has developed a personal style for integral endocrinology based on her research background and clinical experience. She is a currently studying herbal medicine at the David Winston’s Center for Herbal Studies.
In her clinical practice, Dr. Figaro applies the knowledge obtained through continuing academic research and clinical experience in endocrinology and distills it through the wisdom of holistic health. Dr. Figaro’s main interest is in the prevention of endocrine disorders and of their complications. She sees patients for weight loss, for improvement of their diabetes control, reversing their prediabetes and managing their metabolic syndrome. She also sees patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, osteopenia (or borderline low bone mass), osteoporosis, metabolic syndrome, PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome)and menopausal symptoms. She strives to provide an integrative treatment plan that is individualized for the patient. Dr. Figaro does not practice functional medicine, but an integrative approach to conventional endocrine disorders.
You can see Dr. Figaro’s full curriculum vitae here.