Endocrinology and diabetes services are provided at two locations Melrose-Wakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford. Both locations offer advanced clinical care for the treatment of endocrine diseases and diabetes for patients age 18 and older. Patient education and support services include diabetes screening, comprehensive diabetes care and management, weight management and nutrition counseling.


Endocrinology


Endocrinologists are specialized physicians who oversee diagnosis and care for hormone-related conditions and diseases. Hormones and their regulation and secretion are responsible for maintaining energy levels, reproductions, growth and development, responses to stress and injury, and the overall internal balance of body systems. Our expert physicians, diagnostic equipment and state-of-the-art facilities deliver the utmost in treatment combine with personal and individualized care.

Your physician may recommend or prescribe a visit with an endocrinologist to help diagnose and treat various disorders such as:

* Diabetes and hypoglycemia

* Adrenal disorders including Cushing's syndrome and Conn's syndrome

* Metabolic bone disease including osteoporosis

* Thyroid diseases

* Sex hormone disorders

Most endocrine disorders are chronic diseases, such as diabetes, requiring life-long medical care. We focus on understanding the patient at all levels - personal and biological - to provide the optimal therapy and disease management through the entire course of treatment and ongoing care.

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