Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
It’s not always easy to be a child or teenager – especially if hormonal issues such as delayed growth, early puberty, weight gain, or late menstruation are at play. At Providence Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, our doctors are specially trained to diagnose and treat these, and many other hormonal disorders.
We offer excellent care for children and teens with diabetes and other endocrine system disorders. We’ll help you and your child learn to manage their condition as successfully as possible.
At Providence Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, we diagnose and treat a wide range of issues that may impact your child, including:
- Adrenal gland dysfunction
- Ambiguous genitals
- Calcium disorders
- Early or delayed puberty
- Enlarged thyroid gland (goiter)
- Growth problems, such as short stature
- Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)
- Ovarian and testicular dysfunction
- Pituitary gland dysfunction
- Polycystic ovary syndrome
- Problems with Vitamin D (rickets, hypocalcemia)
- Underactive or overactive thyroid gland
To treat your child’s diabetes or other endocrine conditions, we provide many services, including:
- Blood testing
- Diabetes care
- Diabetes education
- Glucose monitoring
- Hormone testing
- Insulin therapy
- Medication therapy
- Nutrition and weight management
- Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration for thyroid nodules
Our pediatric endocrinologists will care for your child and treat their condition. Your child may also benefit from the care of other specialists as needed, including:
- Certified diabetes educator
- Pediatric cardiologist
- Pediatric nurse
School order processing is now available online for the 2020-2021 school year. Please allow three business days for processing.
Note: If your child has not been seen by their provider within the last six months, please call to schedule an appointment. We will process school orders once an appointment has been made.
If you have any questions, please contact our clinic during business hours.
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.