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 care for adult patients with:
- 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. 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 Wake Forest Baptist Health Diabetes & Endocrinology
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.