Clinical Services

Endocrinology Clinical Services

Diabetes

The Diabetes Clinic offers a multi-disciplinary approach for patients with Diabetes, including; medical, nutritional, educational and psychological support.

Growth Problems

The Growth Disorders Program provides the evaluation and treatment of children with slow growth. In addition, our pediatric endocrinology experts collaborate with our colleagues in pediatric oncology in a special clinic for the care of children with endocrinological problems associated with brain tumors.

Obesity

The treatment of children with weight problems is becoming an increasingly significant issue for all physicians. The pediatric endocrinology program provides help in weight management and in the complications of obesity such as abnormal cholesterol and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Early Puberty

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology helps in the diagnosis and treatment of children with early puberty, including complete evaluations and therapy.

Thyroid Abnormalities

Children with hypothyroidism represent a large number of patients evaluated by physicians in pediatric endocrinology. This includes children born with thyroid deficiency and those who acquire it later in life. The Division is one of the only programs in south Florida who provide radio therapy treatment for thyroid cancer.

Other Endocrinological Disorders

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology is an international referring center for children with complicated sexual disorders.