Dr. Cynthia Williams is board-certified in internal medicine and endocrinology
and sees patients with thyroid and weight issues, metabolic syndrome,
diabetes and other hormone-related issues. Dr. Williams is the director
of diabetes care at Torrance Memorial Hospital and is a popular speaker
on diverse topics including weight management and hormone balancing.
Dr. Cynthia L. Williams was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She attended
Emory University and received her B.S. degree in Human Nutrition from
Ohio State University in 1987. While pursuing her undergraduate studies,
Dr. Williams was a member of Omicron Nu and Phi Kappa Phi. She graduated
from Ohio State University Medical School in 1991 and interned at St.
Mary Medical Center/UCLA College of Medicine in Long Beach. She received
the Outstanding Ambulatory Care Resident Award from St. Mary Medical Center in 1993.
In 1994, Dr. Williams received a Clinical Endocrinology Fellowship at Harbor/UCLA
Medical Center. Between 1997 and 2000, Dr. Williams was on Active Staff
at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. During this time, Dr. Williams
served as Director of the Metabolic Bone Clinic and the Insulin Pump Programs
at the City of Hope National Medical Center.
Dr. Williams has authored or co-authored several publications in the Endocrinology
field. She is also active in sponsored research in the fields of diabetes
prevention, and insulin studies.