Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases is a subspecialty of Internal Medicine which encompasses the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the Endocrine system (hormone producing glands).
Areas of Expertise
|Pancreas||Diabetes Mellitus Types 1 and 2, MODY Gestational Diabetes, Chemical Diabetes|
|Thyroid||Hyper/Hypo thyroidism, Thyroid nodules, Thyroid cancer|
|Pituitary||Diabetes Insipidus, Hyperprolactinemia, Growth hormone disorders, Pituitary Tumors|
|Parathyroid||Hyper/Hypo calcemia, Parathyroid tumors|
|Adrenal||Addison’s, Cushing’s diseases, Aldosterone disorders, Tumors of the adrenal gland|
|Bone disorders||Osteoporosis, Paget’s Disease|
|Ovarian/Testes||Adrenogenital Syndrome, Low testosterone|
|Metabolic Syndrome||Combination of disorders that increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes.|
|Lipid Disorders||High cholesterol / triglycerides|
|Obesity||Apidosopathy, weight management|
As a specialty practice, our main goal is to provide you with the most advanced Endocrinology care in coordination with your primary care physician and other members of your medical team. We encourage you, your family and your caretakers to become actively engaged in your ongoing treatment(s) in order to achieve a high level of compliance resulting in optimal health.
We thank you for your interest in our practice and look forward to serving your Endocrinology, Metabolic and Diabetes needs!
Dr. Alan B. Schorr and Staff