Endocrinology and endocrine investigations

ENDOCRINE SYSTEM

Endocrinology is a special branch of internal medicine. Endocrinologists diagnose and treat illnesses and disorders of the endocrine glands like: diabetes, thyroid gland disorders, lipid metabolic disorders, hypertension, osteoporosis, malfunction of the adrenal gland, hypophysis, hormonal disorders that can cause infertility, low blood sugar, growth and development disorders, low blood pressure and weight problems. The endocrine system is comprised of glands that produce hormones which regulate the body growth, the metabolism, the sexual development and function. The hormones are transported in the body through the blood system. Below is a table with an explanation of the gland anatomy and function.

We offer the following investigations and services:

  • Ultrasound of the adrenal gland
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Diabetes check-up
  • Thyroid gland check-up
  • Endocrine subspecialist check-up
  • Consultations, advising, therapy,
  • preventive check-ups and second opinion