About Dr. Orlov
Dr. Steven Orlov is an Endocrinologist (the study of hormones), with an interest in diabetes, thyroid disease, metabolic bone disease and other general endocrine problems.
He completed his medical training at the University of Toronto, where he went on to complete his Internal Medicine and Endocrinology residencies.
Dr. Orlov sees patients at a variety of locations in North York, Thornhill and Mississauga.
Academically, he has worked closely with his mentor Dr. Paul Walfish at Mount Sinai Hospital to investigate clinical and biochemical predictors in well-differentiated thyroid cancer. In honour of these contributions, he has received the Endocrine Society’s Medical Student Achievement Award and Outstanding Abstract Award, as well as the Dr. Fernand Labrie Fellowship Research Award from the Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism. See a full list of Dr. Orlov's research publications here.
Dr. Orlov accepts referrals for patients with diabetes, thyroid disease, metabolic bone disease, hypogonadism/amenorrhea and other general endocrine problems. He generally works in conjunction with a diabetes nurse educators to help initiate and adjust insulin therapies for patients who require it.
Dr. Orlov also has a clinical interest in the emerging area of medial cannabis therapy. He completed the Medical Cannabis Certificate Program through the Canadian Council of Education in Pharmacy and sees patients at CannaMed Clinic in Thornhill.
Dr. Orlov is fluent in English and Russian, and welcomes all patients in the community.