Howard J. Heller, MD

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University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

Internship & Residency

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

Fellowship

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Certifications

American Board of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Howard J. Heller, MD is fellowship trained and board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Dr. Heller treats all adult endocrinology disorders, except for reproductive endocrinology. His key interests include mineral disorders such as osteoporosis, kidney stone prevention, metabolic bone disease, disorders of calcium, phosphorus and magnesium. Dr. Heller is also interested in diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia and thyroid disorders. He also performs thyroid ultrasounds, ultrasound-guided thyroid biopsies and bone mineral densities in the office.
Dr. Heller earned his medical degree from the University of Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He stayed on campus to complete his internship and residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Following his fellowship, Dr. Heller joined the University of Texas Southwestern faculty, rising to Associate Professor during his 11 year stay. During that time he treated patients, performed clinical research, published articles and chapters, and taught fellows, house staff and medical students.
Dr. Heller is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans. The physicians of Endocrinology Specialists of North Texas stay current on the latest discoveries and provide Endocrinology training to residents of Internal Medicine.

For an appointment, call (214) 823-6435