Endocrinologists and diabetologists treat disorders of the hormones glands make, particularly the adrenal glands, ovaries and testicles, pancreas, pituitary, parathyroid and thyroid glands.
King Edward VII's Hospital Expertise
Consultants who specialise in diabetology and endocrinology at our Hospital have been through a rigorous selection process and are leaders in their area of special interest. You can expect the highest standards of diagnosis and treatment from any consultant with practising privileges. They will also commonly have working relationships with other consultants within a related specialist area.
Common conditions and symptoms addressed by a diabetology and endocrinology specialist include:
Diabetes and hypoglycaemia
Bone metabolism issues, like osteoporosis
Reproductive glands (gonads) conditions: ovaries in women, testes in men
Thyroid conditions such as Graves Basedow disease and hyperparathyroidism