Dr. Shira Eytan, MD – Endocrinologist

Dr. Shira Eytan, MD

Dr. Shira Eytan, MD


Shira Eytan, M.D. attended Rutgers University and graduated with honors. She then received her medical degree from Sackler School of Medicine at the Tel Aviv University-American Program. Her internship and residency training were completed in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan and she then proceeded to complete her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at Rutgers University-New Jersey Medical School.

Dr. Eytan has presented at multiple regional and national conferences including the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society. Recently, she has been recognized by the Endocrine Society with an Outstanding Abstract award.

Dr. Eytan is ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and licensed in the state of NY. She is a member of the Endocrine Society and American Association of Clinical Endocrinology. Her specialization includes all aspects of general endocrinology, with a particular focus on diabetic care & obesity management . During her training, she focused extensively on thyroid disorders and malignancies, with experience in ultrasound and FNA procedures, and pituitary disorders including prolactinoma, Acromegaly, Cushing’s Disease, and hypopituitarism. She is also experienced in parathyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, bone disorders, Diabetes Mellitus, PCOS and obesity. Dr. Eytan believes in a patient-centric, whole-body approach to endocrine management.

Qualifications and Experience


  • Medical School – Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (Bachelor’s)
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System (Residency)
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Incentive Program – N/A
  • Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program – N/A
  • Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program – N/A
  • Participated in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program – N/A
  • Committed to heart health through the Million Hearts® initiative – N/A.

Board Certifications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Hospital Affiliation



  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diet Counseling

Conditions treated:

  • Thyroid disorders and malignancies,
  • Ultrasound
  • FNA procedures
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Prolactinoma
  • Acromegaly,
  • Cushing’s Disease
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Parathyroid disorders
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Bone disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Mellitus
  • PCOS 
  • Obesity
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Vitamin D Deficiency