Endocrinology and Metabolism
Endocrinology and metabolism cover a broad spectrum of diseases. Our physicians are experts in the prevention, diagnosis and management of diabetes and other endocrine and metabolic diseases:
Among the services offered are:
adult patients with:
- diabetes mellitus
- thyroid disease
- hypothalamic and pituitary
- adrenal disease
Diabetes Services include:
ADA Recognized Diabetes Education Program staffed with diabetes educators, RNs, RDs and PharmD
- Adult and pediatric outpatient diabetes education services (group classes and individual appointments)
- Pediatric diabetes care
- Podiatry services
- Optical services
Our team of physicians deliver the highest quality medical care and focus their practices on specific diseases within these disease groups. (See Our Doctors). Clinical care is a major focus with both active inpatient consult services and daily outpatient clinics that serve all major endocrine diseases.
As an affiliate of the Joslin Diabetes Center and an academic medical center, our patients have access to research and clinical trials being conducted here and elsewhere. Our endocrinologists have a long tradition of research focused on diabetes and diabetes complications. Education has traditionally been a strength of the department with an active fellowship program to train new endocrinologists.