Oday Karadsheh, MD, is a specialist in disorders of the endocrine system at Avera Medical Group Endocrinology & Diabetes in Sioux Falls, SD.
His interest in pursuing a career in medicine began in high school with a curiosity in biology and biochemistry. He wanted to work face-to-face with people he could directly help.
Expert Care for the Endocrine System
Dr. Karadsheh addresses medical concerns within the scope of diabetes and endocrinology. Some of the conditions he treats include:
- Cholesterol disorders
- Type 1 and type 2 diabetes
- Thyroid conditions
- Male and female reproductive disorders
- Adrenal problems
- Osteoporosis, bone and calcium disorders
- Pituitary problems
- Growth hormone disorders
Expert care involves utilizing the latest technology for treatment. In addition, Dr. Karadsheh recommends the Avera classes that promote confidence and hands-on work for patients.
Patient Care Involves the Patient
Along with his team of nurses and dietitians, Dr. Karadsheh believes the most important person on the care team is the patient.
When the patient drives the decision-making process with informed choices, they tend to be more satisfied with treatment outcomes
When he’s not at work, Dr. Karadsheh likes to meet with friends for a walk or a bike ride. He also practices martial arts — Muay Thai — a few times a week and enjoys watching documentaries.
He is fluent in English and Arabic languages, and is also familiar with the French language.