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Dr. Dorota Malinowski

Endocrinologist in San Marcos, Texas

Dorota Malinowski, MD, is an Endocrinologist at the Live Oak Health Partners Endocrinology clinic in San Marcos, Texas.

Dr. Malinowski specializes in the treatment of a variety of conditions including:

Type 1 and 2 Diabetes

Diabetes is usually a lifelong (chronic) disease in which there are high levels of sugar in the blood. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of both Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes.

Gestational Diabetes (GDM)

Gestational diabetes is defined as Diabetes that occurs with onset or is first recognized during pregnancy . About 7% of all pregnancies are complicated by gestational diabetes, resulting in more than 200,000 cases every year. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Gestational diabetes.

Gestational Diabetes Basics »

Thyroid Disease

The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland at the base of the neck that is very important to our bodies’ function and health. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the treatment and diagnosis of thyroid diseases.

Adrenal Gland Disease

Your adrenal glands are located on the top of each kidney. These glands produce hormones that humans can’t live without, including sex hormones and cortisol, which helps us respond to stress and have many other functions. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of adrenal gland disease.

Symptoms of common adrenal diseases »

Pituitary Gland Disease

The pituitary gland is a pea-sized gland at the base of the brain. The pituitary is the “master control gland”, and it makes hormones that affect growth and the functions of other glands in the body. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of pituitary gland disease.

Pituitary Gland overview »

Hypogonadism

Hypogonadism occurs when the body’s sex glands produce little or no hormones. In men, these glands (gonads) are the testes. In women, these glands are the ovaries. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hypogonadism.

General overview of hypogonadism »

Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is a group of conditions that put you at risk for heart disease and diabetes. These conditions are High blood pressure, High blood sugar, levels, High levels of triglycerides, a type of fat, in your blood, Low levels of HDL, the good cholesterol, in your blood, and Too much fat around your waist. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of metabolic syndrome.

Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia, or high cholesterol is a very common condition in our society today. Uncontrolled hyperlipidemia could lead to plaque build-up in the blood vessels in the body and can cause heart attacks and stroke. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hyperlipidemia.

Information about hyperlipidemia »

Osteoporosis

The word osteoporosis literally means “porous bones.” It occurs when bones lose an excessive amount of their protein and mineral content, particularly calcium. Dr. Dorota Malinowski specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis.


About Dr. Malinowski

Dr. Dorota Malinowski
Dr. Dorota Malinowski, MD is a board certified Endocrinologist. She is originally from Warsaw, Poland and received her medical degree at Warsaw Medical University. She completed an Internal Medicine residency at new York Medical Center of Queens, and for a time practiced as an internist in rural and urban settings. Following her interest in diabetes and thyroid diseases, she completed an Endocrinology fellowship at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. She has been living and practicing in the Austin area since 2009.

During her free time, Dr. Malinowski enjoys practicing yoga, travelling, and spending time with her husband and two children.

Dr. Malinowski sees patients at the Live Oak Health Partners Endocrinology clinic in San Marcos, Texas.