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David Lewis Geffner, MD

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Clinical Professor
UCLA School of Medicine

Consultant
Medical Board of California

About

Dr. David Geffner currently teaches and practices at UCLA School of Medicine and UCLA Health. Dr. Geffner is a Member of the Committee on Scientific Integrity at UCLA and the Co-Chair for the Thyroid Disorders Educational Initiative. In addition to serving on several editorial advisory boards and review panels, he lectures nationally and has co-authored and authored many publications in his field. He is the previous President of the Los Angeles County Chapter of the American Diabetes Association and a past JACO surveyor for the California Department of Health Services and Institute for Medical Quality. Dr. Geffner currently shares his vast expertise as a consultant to several groups, including the Medical Board of California, Medicare, the Center for Health Dispute Resolution, the American College of Medical Quality, and the Rand Corporation.

Education & Training

Medical School: Georgetown University

Residency: Cornell Cooperating Hospitals

Fellowship: New York Hospital - Cornell University Medical Center in Medicine/Endocrinology

Fellowship: VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System in Internal Medicine

Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Internal Medicine