Drs. Joseph DiPietro, Corey Majors Join North Oaks Health System

Joseph DiPietro, MD, has joined North Oaks Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic, and Dr. Corey Majors has joined North Oaks Endocrinology Clinic, both located in Hammond.

After earning his medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine in Savannah, Georgia, DiPietro completed a residency in Internal Medicine and a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as chief resident through Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. He belongs to the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

DiPietro also has conducted research on recovery time for sports-related concussions in adolescents, and reducing referral wait times for U.S. Armed Forces veterans to improve care quality.

Majors earned his medical degree through Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed an Internal Medicine residency through Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Baton Rouge. A fellowship followed in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism through the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Professionally, he belongs to the Endocrine Society.

Majors specializes in diagnosing and treating medical conditions affecting the endocrine system, which is a collection of glands that chemically control organ function through the secretion of hormones via the circulatory system. Commonly treated conditions include: thyroid disorders and cancer, osteoporosis, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, pituitary disorders, hyperparathyroidism, obesity and adrenal disorders.

Dr. A. Mannan Khan also practices with the clinic, which is located within the North Oaks Clinic Building, Suite 300A, 15813 Paul Vega, MD, Drive, Hammond. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

Dr. DiPietro practices with Drs. Julie Larson and Dong Sik Cho; and Nurse Practitioner Vyrl Traylor. They specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses or injuries affecting movement, and work to improve performance without surgery. They also are experts in treating brain and spinal cord injuries, stroke, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome and neck/back pain.

The clinic is located at 2101 Robin Avenue, Suite 14 in Hammond. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.

To schedule an appointment with either Dr. DiPietro, or Dr. Majors, call (985) 230-APPT (2778.)

For more information about North Oaks Physician Group’s network of primary, walk-in, and specialty clinics, visit www.northoaks.org.