BronxCare Hospital Center
1650 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York 10457
(718) 960-1279 (main)
Dr. Marcia Rashelle Palace, Chief, Division of Endocrinology, joined Bronx-Lebanon in 2002, assuming her leadership position as Chief in 2006. As an endocrinologist, Dr. Palace treats patients with hormones and glands disorders, including the thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, ovaries, testes, adrenal, pituitary, and hypothalamus
Among the many conditions she diagnoses and treats are diabetes, pre-diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis and hypertension, as well as infertility, high cholesterol, sodium, potassium and calcium disorders. Dr. Palace strives to bring awareness of these diseases and the lifestyle changes that can prevent and alter their course. She integrates the most innovative medical treatments and pharmaceuticals into her practice.
Dr. Palace is board certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, and by the International Society of Clinical Densitometry. She is also a fellow of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology.
In terms of her background, Dr. Palace attended Yeshiva University, and was the recipient of a Max Stern Scholarship, the most prestigious undergraduate merit scholarship awarded by the university. While pursuing her degree, she conducted research in the environmental toxicology laboratory.
Dr. Palace subsequently attended the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and earned her Medical Degree as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. After medical school, she completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital and fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center.
"We are clearly succeeding in making an important difference for our community and will continue to devote ourselves to preventing the devastation that uncontrolled diabetes can wreak," stated Dr. Palace.