Diabetes & Endocrinology (Thyroid & Hormone)
The Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic disorders provides comprehensive inpatient & outpatient services in the field of diabetes (Type I and Type II), its complications like nephropathy, neuropathy & retinopathy, resistant hypertension, obesity (in adult and childhood) and thyroid disorders. We also manage complex endocrinological diseases involving pituitary gland, adrenal gland & parathyroid gland. Our department has extensive experience in managing other hormonal disorders like PCOS (menstrual irregularities/increased facial growth), growth problems, precocious and delayed puberty.
Key Medical Procedure/Services
Diabetes Mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by high blood sugar levels over a prolonged period.
The thyroid gland is found at the front of the neck, below the Adam's apple. The thyroid may be affected by several diseases.
Obesity or overweight which means excess amount of fat stored in the body.There is increasing number of obese adults as well as children these days due to our sedentary (inactive) lifestyle.
It is defined as bone condition which leads to recurrent fractures even with minimal trauma. Spine fractures and femur fractures are common in this condition. All females more the 65 years should be evaluated for this as their bones tend to become weak after menopause.