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Overview

Your endocrine system is a complex system of hormones that regulates many of your body’s functions. The endocrine system includes:

  • Pancreas
  • Thyroid
  • Pineal gland
  • Hypothalamus
  • Adrenal glands
  • Pituitary gland
  • Ovaries
  • Testes
  • Many other organs that respond to, change, or metabolize hormones

The Division of Endocrinology/Metabolism provides the highest quality care while ensuring patient care and comfort. We provide clinical care for a full range of endocrine hormonal disorders and cancer including:

  • Diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Thyroid diseases and cancer
  • Lipid disorders
  • Obesity
  • Cancers and tumors of endocrine glands

Research & Education

The Division of Endocrinology/Metabolism has a training program supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and participates in several NIH-sponsored research trails, including the multicenter trial on prevention of diabetes and ongoing research into management of gestational diabetes. In addition, faculty members participate in NIH-sponsored National Center for Infertility Research.

Contact

The Division of Endocrinology/Metabolism

Galter Pavilion
675 North St Clair
Suite: 14-100
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Last UpdateJuly 10, 2012

Appointments

To make an appointment with a physician, please call 1-877-926-4664.

New patients can request an appointment online.

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