We are happy to announce that Dr. Lainie Hurst will be joining New York Physicians in November 2016. Dr. Hurst is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. She specializes in all areas of endocrinology, with extensive experience in management of diabetes and thyroid disease. Additionally she has a special interest in women's health issues including fertility and menstrual disorders as well osteoporosis. Dr. Hurst received her medical degree from SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, and went on to complete her internship, residency, and then fellowship at NYU Medical Center. Dr. Hurst began practicing endocrinology in Forest Hills, Queens in 2005 and is on faculty at NYU in the Division of Endocrinology. Dr. Hurst has extensive teaching experience with both the fellows at NYU in the Bellevue endocrinology clinic, and with mentoring medical students from SUNY Downstate in the outpatient setting.