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Assoc.Prof.Dr. Somlak Chuengsamarn

Specialties

Medicine, Endocrinology (Diabetes, Thyroid, Hormone, Nutrition)

Language spoken

English, Thai

Qualifications

Medical School

- M.D., Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand, 1997
Board Certifications
- Diploma of the Thai Board of Internal Medicine, 2001
- Diploma of the Thai Board of Family Medicine, 2002
- Diploma of the Thai Subboard of Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2006
Fellowships
- Endocrinology & Metabolism, Chulalongkorn University, 2003 - 2004
- Fellowship program in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension Research, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, 2011 - 2012
Academic Rank: Associate Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
Special Clinical Interests
- Endocrinology and Metabolism
- Diabetes and Metabolic syndrome
- Thyroid diseases, Osteoporosis and Hormone disorders
- Internal medicine and Hypertension


Medical Experience

- Experience: Study and research on treating patients at risk of osteoporosis and who already have osteoporosis. Study and research on the beneficial effects of increasing bone mass, reducing parathyroid hormone levels by taking calcium supplements before bedtime, and how taking statins can help in the treatment of high cholesterol.
- Experience: Study and research on the treatment of patients at risk of type 2 diabetes, including care, prevention, slowing of the progression of type 2 diabetes, as well as reducing the risk of associated complications and the risk of coronary artery disease (CAD).
- Experience: Successful treatment of patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis and thyroid cancer (primary thyroid lymphoma), with an enlarged thyroid gland of 120 g, by total thyroidectomy in conjunction with CHOP regimen chemotherapy (Cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisolone) and radiotherapy.


Research & Publications

1. National and international academic journals
2. Patent or intellectual property
3. Textbook


Doctor's Schedule
Day Time Location
Sat6 13:00 - 16:0013:0016:00 Endocrine Clinic (Building A 19A)
Sun7 08:00 - 16:0008:0016:00 Endocrine Clinic (Building A 19A)