Publications & Research


Books and Book Chapters

  • Isaacs, Scott. Beat Overeating Now!: Take Control of Your Hunger Hormones to Lose Weight Fast. 2012: Fair Winds Press, Beverly, MA.
  • Isaacs, Scott. Hormonal Balance: How to Lose Weight by Understanding Your Hormones and Metabolism (third edition) 2012: Bull Publishing Company, Boulder, CO.
  • Isaacs, Scott. Hormonal Balance: Understanding Hormones, Weight and Your Metabolism. Second Edition. 2007: Bull Publishing Company, Boulder, CO.
  • Isaacs, Scott. The Leptin Boost Diet . 2007: Ulysses Press, Beckley, CA.
  • Isaacs, Scott and Vagnini, Fred. Overcoming Metabolic Syndrome. 2005: Addicus Publishing Company, Omaha, NE.
  • Isaacs, Scott and Ruggieri, Paul. A Simple Guide to Thyroid Disorders: From Diagnosis to Treatment. 2003: Addicus Publishing Company, Omaha, NE.
  • Isaacs, Scott. Hormonal Balance: Understand Hormones, Weight and Your Metabolism. 2002: Bull Publishing Company, Boulder, CO.
  • Isaacs, Scott D. Overview of the Physical Examination. In Unlocking the Mysteries of the Physical Exam. Neil B. Shulman, Edmond Moses, and Daniel Adame. Harcourt, Brace and Company, Orlando, FL. 1995.
  • Blevins, Shore, Weinstein, and Isaacs. "Clinical Presentation of Pituitary Tumors." In Pituitary Disorders: Comprehensive Management. Krisht and Tindall, eds. Williams and Wilkins, 1999.

Medical Journals

  • Edwards, DA and Isaacs, SD "Zona Incerta Lesions: Effects on Copulation, Partner-Preference and Other Socio-Sexual Behaviors." Behavioural Brain Research, 44(1991) 145-150.
  • Weinstein, Isaacs, Shore, and Blevins. "Diagnosis and Management of Pituitary Tumors." Comprehensive Therapy, 1997; 23 (9) 594-604.
  • Umpierrez, Woo, Hagopian, Isaacs, Palmer, Gaur, Nepom, Clark, Mixon and Kitabchi. "Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Obese African-Americans with Noninsulin-Dependent Diabetes." Diabetes Care, 1999;22(9): 1517-1523.
  • Umpierrez, Tuvlin, Isaacs, DiGirolamo, and Kokko. "Differences in the Metabolic and Hormonal Milieu in Patients with Diabetic- and Alcohol-induced Ketoacidosis." 2000;15(2) Journal of Critical Care: 52-59.
  • Isaacs, Fan, Farmer, Nanes and Rubin. "Role of NFKappaB in the Regulation of Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor-alpha in ST2 Bone Stromal Cells." J Cell Physiol, 1999 May;179(2):193-200
  • Umpierrez, Isaacs, Bazargan, You, Thaler and Kitabchi, "Hyperglycemia: An Independent Risk Factor for Hospital Mortality in Patients with Undiagnosed Diabetes." Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 87:978-982, 2002.
  • Isaacs, S. Minnesota Healthcare News. April 2007. "Balancing Hormones for Good Health."
  • Isaacs, Ioachimescu, Eiland, Oyesiku and Ritchie., "Pathogenesis of Marked Pituitary Enlargement and Increased Serum Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone in Primary Hypothyroidism,” Thyroid. January 2012, 22(1): 101-102. doi:10.1089/thy.2011.0237


  • Isaacs, Tuvlin, Kitabchi, and Umpierrez. "Analysis of Insulin Secretion
    and Genetic and Immunologic Markers in Obese African-Americans with Diabetic Ketoacidosis." Journal of Investigative Medicine. 45,28A, 1997.
  • Umpierrez, Woo, Hagopian, Isaacs, Palmer, Graur, Nepom and Kitabchi.
    "Immunogenetic Analysis Suggest Different Pathogenesis Between Obese and Lean African-Americans with Diabetic Ketoacidosis." #0752, National American Diabetes Association Meeting, June 1997, Boston, MA.
  • Isaacs, Fan, Nanes and Rubin. "Tumor Necrosis Factor Stimulates Expression of Membrane Bound Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor." Plenary Poster Session (P220), American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, September 1997, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Isaacs, Fan, Diamond, Murphey, Nanes and Rubin. "NF-kB Inhibitor Sodium Salicylate Enhances Tumor Necrosis Factor alpha-Induced Stimulation of Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor." The Endocrine Society National Meeting, P1-619, June 1998, New Orleans, LA.
  • Umpierrez, You, Mixon. Hill, Bazargan and Isaacs. "Clinical Significance of Newly Diagnosed Hyperglycemia in Hospitalized Patients." The Endocrine Society National Meeting, P1-378, June 1999, San Diego, CA.
  • White, Wehbi, Isaacs and Parker. "Neurological Complications of Osteoporotic Vertebral Collapse." Poster Session, Americal College of Physicians, Regional Meeting, Savanah, GA, May, 2000.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide accurate, effective and compassionate endocrine care. We specialize in expert care of patients with a full range of endocrine conditions, including thyroid disease, obesity, diabetes, prediabetes, insulin resistance, polycystic ovary syndrome, adrenal and pituitary conditions, male hypogonadism, parathyroid disorders and much more.

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