About Prem Sahasranam, MD

Board-certified Endocrinologist
Specializing in:
Diabetes, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism Thyroid Nodules, Addison’s Disease, and Endocrine disorders in pregnancy
Medical School: 1999, Madras Medical College
Residency in Internal Medicine: 2005, Cornell University Weill Medical College (St Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY)
Fellowship in Endocrinology: 2007, Charles Drew University, Los Angeles
Languages: English, and foreign languages - Tamil, Malayalam and medical Spanish
Areas of Expertise: Diabetes, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism Thyroid Nodules, Addison’s Disease, and Endocrine Disorders in pregnancy
Assistant Clinical Professor: Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Hanford Family Medicine Residency Program, Hanford, CA 09/2007- Present
CEO & Medical Director: Central Valley Endocrinology (Private Practice), Hanford, CA  09/2007-Present 
Medical Director: Diabetes Education Program (ADA recognized) at the Adventist Community Care, Hanford, CA 01/2012 - Present
Physician Champion: JCAHO Recognized In-patient Diabetes Program at the Adventist Medical Center, Hanford, CA 11/2018- Present
Founder & Chief Medical Officer:  My Diabetes Tutor, Inc., 06/2019- Present
Consultant Endocrinologist: Second Opinion Expert, 09/2013 - Present www.secondopinionexpert.com
Consultant Endocrinologist: Adventist Medical Center, Hanford, CA 09/2007- Present
Consultant Endocrinologist: Adventist Community Care, Hanford, CA 08/2007- Present

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CENTRAL VALLEY ENDOCRINOLOGY
515 W Grangeville Blvd. Hanford, CA 93230
Phone: (559) 587-1100
Fax: (559) 587-9044

Prem Sahasranam, MD, graduated from Madras Medical College in 1999 before training in Internal Medicine at St. Barnabas Hospital. He subsequently completed his fellowship in Endocrinology and Diabetes and metabolism at Charles Drew University, Los Angeles. Finally, in 2007, he opened his own private practice: Central Valley Endocrinology. 

Dr. Sahasranam has over a decade of medical experience as well as board certifications in Endocrinology, Diabetes and metabolism, and Internal Medicine. He teaches at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has often been called on to give lectures in his areas of expertise and publish articles in medical journals. In addition to CVE, Dr. Sahasranam directs the Adventist Health/Community Care Diabetes Self-Management program, which was recently recognized by the American Diabetes Association. He is an active member of the Endocrine Society and the National Lipid Association.        

CERTIFICATION
American Board of Internal Medicine, Sub-specialty in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Initial Certification in 2007 and recertified (2017)
American Board of Internal Medicine, Initial Certification in 2005 and continued recertification
Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduate, (ECFMG), valid indefinitely
Clinical Bone Densitometry (ISCD), Certified 2008 

MEMBERSHIP
Endocrine Society since 2005