Endocrinology is the study of the endocrine system, which is a group of glands. This system makes hormones and controls basic body functions, such as metabolism, growth and sexual development. Your child's doctor may refer him to a specialist if he shows signs of having a condition that may affect his endocrine system.
Our pediatric specialists treat:
- Adrenal disorders
- Calcium and bone disorders
- Disorders of puberty and sexual development
- Growth disorders
- Thyroid disorders