Endocrinology is the science of management of hormonal disturbances of the body. Hormones are responsible for most body functions such as control of blood sugar, body temperature, water balance, sodium balance, bone strength and post menopausal health. Disorders of growth such as short statute, excessive tallness, obesity, unexplained weight loss also fall in this category.
We have a super-specialist in endocrinology working with us who has been trained at the department of endocrinology in PGI Chandigarh. He is an expert in the management of diabetes mellitus, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, growth abnormalities, obesity, cholesterol problems, etc. He is available on prior appointment in the OPD. In addition, he also handles diabetes during pregnancy and other endocrine disorders in pregnancy.
- Diabetes mellitus
- Thyroid disorders – both hypo- and hyperthyroidism
- Hypo and Hyper-parathyroidism
- Adrenal disorders
- Pituitary disorders
- Other endocrinal problems