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Parathyroid Hormone

Parathyroid Hormone

You might have noticed that Dr. Fowler now monitors a new yearly lab value, called Parathyroid Hormone or PTH. This hormone is produced by your Parathyroid Glands in your neck. The glands help regulate the Calcium and Phosphorous levels in your blood. When your calcium level gets low, the glands secrete PTH. PTH acts on your bones to release calcium and increase gut absorption to maintain proper blood levels. 

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New Intercom System at Aloha Surgery Office

New Intercom System at Aloha Surgery Office

As of January 23, 2017, a new intercom system has been installed at the front door of the Hawaii Times Building where the Aloha Surgery office is located. The front door will now be locked 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please follow the instructions on the entry phone box.  The intercom will call our office and once Megan receives the call she will buzz you in. 

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