New Endocrinologist Joins Highlands ARH Medical Staff


Highlands ARH Regional Medical Center is pleased to welcome Endocrinologist Edilfavia Mae S. Uy, MD to its medical staff.

Dr. Uy, is board eligible in endocrinology and board certified in internal medicine. She diagnoses and treats diabetes, hormone imbalances, obesity management, low testosterone management and problems related to lipid and cholesterol disorders, bone, pituitary, adrenal and thyroid disorders. Additionally, Dr. Uy provides transgender services for both male to female and female to male.

Dr. Uy completed her endocrinology fellowship at University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky. and her internal medicine residency at University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT. Dr. Uy is recognizable in our region from her years as an internal medicine physician at Tug Valley ARH Regional Medical Center.

“We are pleased to have Dr. Uy join the Highlands ARH team,” said Tim Hatfield, Highlands ARH Community CEO. “Our hospital now offers endocrinology services by an exceptional provider. Her expertise is greatly needed because the health concerns, for which she specializes, are so prevalent in our region.”

For comprehensive care of diabetes, thyroid diseases and hormonal imbalances, ask for a referral to Dr. Uy. Her office is located on the second floor of the Medical Office Building at Highlands ARH Regional Medical Center at 5000 KY Route 321 in Prestonsburg. Dr. Uy ‘s office may be reached at 606.889.6378.

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