Oxytocin and Hypopituitarism A Missing Forgotten Hormone
Yuval Eisenberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Illinois, at Chicago (UIC)
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
1) Review the functions of oxytocin in humans
2) Describe areas of active research on oxytocin effects
3) Review the relevant oxytocin and hypopituitarism literature
Dr. Yuval Eisenberg is an endocrinologist at the University of Illinois, at Chicago (UIC). Dr. Eisenberg studied Medicine at Rush Medical College in Chicago and then did his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology.
Dr. Yuval Eisenberg strives to connect with his patients and provide top quality medical care. He believes strongly that a good patient/doctor relationship is the backbone for successful medical practice. His goal with each visit is to listen, inquire, and educate and to assist you with making important medical decisions. Although his main focus is General Endocrinology, Dr. Eisenberg has a specialized interest in pituitary and adrenal disorders. Dr. Eisenberg's research interest in in the hormone oxytocin and how it might affect patients with pituitary hormone deficiencies (hypopituitarism).