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Cherie L. Vaz, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine

Cherie Vaz
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Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Weight management
  • Type 2 diabetes, obesity and the metabolic syndrome
  • Thyroid disease
  • Thyroid Ultrasound Imaging

Research Interests

  • Lifestyle modification for the prevention and treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes     
  • Technology in medicine
  • New pharmaceutical treatments for type 2 diabetes and obesity
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, The State University of New York, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY, 2013
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Weill Cornell-New York Downtown Hospital, New York, NY, 2011
  • MD, Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai, India, 2006


  • Endocrinology
  • Obesity Medicine
  • Internal Medicine


  • Obesity Medicine Association
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • European Society of Endocrinology
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Thyroid Association
  • Women in Endocrinology
  • American College of Physicians
  • Catholic Medical Guild of St. Luke