Sarah Rettinger.MD

Sarah Rettinger, MD


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About Sarah Rettinger, MD  

Sarah R. Rettinger, MD Dr. Rettinger is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Endocrinology Diabetes, Metabolism, and Internal Medicine. She is justifiably proud of her reputation for compassionate, personalized, and evidence-based endocrinology.   

After completing her undergraduate education at Harvard University and medical school at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Rettinger returned home to California to complete her internship and residency at UCSF in San Francisco, California. For her fellowship, she went to Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Rettinger has authored numerous articles, most recently addressing the endocrine side effects of new oncologic treatments. She is a member of several professional societies, including the Endocrine Society, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), and the World Professional Organization for Transgender Health (WPATH).   

Dr. Rettinger lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two daughters.   

Medical Service

Endocrinology & Diabetes


1831 Wilshire Blvd., Suite A,
Santa Monica, CA 90403


Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

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  • 5

Dr. Rettinger is professional and caring. She listens well and explains things clearly. She is knowledgeable. I would recommend her to my family members and friends should needs arise,

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  • 4.94

She is an outstanding, interested listener and takes patient's experiences and descriptions of issues seriously, and gears her treatment suggestions accordingly.She is also is very respectful of patient's personal preferences.

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  • 5

Best doctor and staff, consistently!

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  • 5

Dr. Rettinger cares about me. Her interest is real and her advice is always intelligent and accurate. She is charming and has a great sense of humor as well.

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  • 5

Easy to talk to, clear information.

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  • 4.94

Everything went very well, smoothly.

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  • 4.66

See earlier comment The doc was great

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  • 5

I am blessed being cared for by this doctor and staff.

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  • 5

She always spends an appropriate amount of time with me for each visit. I am always given the time to ask questions and asked if there are questions.

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