Endocrinology

About the Department
The department deals with patient care, education & clinical research. The department has been offering services in the treatment of Diabetes, Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, Pituitary, Metabolic bone disease, Pediatric& Adolescent Endocrine disorders. A dedicated team of health care professionals comprising of consultant endocrinologists, diabetologist, dietician and support nursing staff cater to around 3000 patients every month. 

Speciality:
Diabetes Care 
The diabetes clinic offers comprehensive  management of diabetes and prevention of its complications.  

Obesity Management
Apart from the hormonal assessment for obesity which is one of the common endocrine problems, the department offers dietary counselling, physiotherapy, clinical psychology and drug therapy.  

Thyroid Clinic
A coordinated management of thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer and thyroid functional disorders is provided by our team.  A follow up thyroid clinic is in place for postoperative and post- radioiodine therapy patients. 

Paediatric Endocrinology Clinic
A dedicated outpatient clinic for paediatric endocrine disorders has been offered once a week to take care of children and adolescents with disorders of growth, puberty, sexual development, thyroid, bone & diabetes. 

Metabolic bone diseases & osteoporosis 
The department deals with the commonly unrecognized branch of endocrinology including osteoporosis, osteomalacia & parathyroid disorders. A dedicated DXA scan (Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry) and bone mineral profile helps in early diagnosis and management of patients.

Pituitary Disorders 
The department deals with pituitary disorders in collaboration with the Neurosurgeons & Neuroradiologists and  is committed in delivering the best care to the patients. 

Adrenal Disorders 
We deal with adrenal disorders in collaboration with urologists & radiologists to provide good care to patients.

The department also deals with endocrine evaluation of infertility and rare genetic disorders like congenital adrenal hyperplasia.

Clinical services provided (Speciality work) 
Diabetes Care 
Obesity management 
Thyroid clinic 
Paediatric Endocrinology clinic 
Metabolic bone diseases & osteoporosis clinic 
Pituitary disorders  Adrenal disorder