Endocrinology is the branch of medicine that deals with the study of hormones, endocrine glands, and their functions in the body. Hormones are chemical messengers produced by various glands in the body, such as the pituitary gland, thyroid gland, adrenal gland, pancreas, and reproductive organs.
The endocrine system plays a critical role in regulating various bodily functions, including growth and development, metabolism, reproductive health, and response to stress. Endocrinologists are specialized doctors who diagnose and treat hormonal imbalances, disorders, and diseases.
Some of the common endocrine disorders include diabetes, thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, pituitary disorders, and reproductive disorders. Endocrinologists use a variety of diagnostic tests, such as blood tests, imaging studies, and hormone stimulation tests, to identify the underlying cause of hormonal imbalances and disorders.
Treatment for endocrine disorders may involve lifestyle changes, medications, hormone replacement therapy, or surgery, depending on the specific condition and its severity. Endocrinologists work closely with other healthcare professionals, such as primary care doctors, dietitians, and mental health professionals, to provide comprehensive care to their patients.
Endocrinologists at the QEHC
Our endocrinology experts are highly qualified and experienced in providing a full range of services, including diagnosis and treatment of hormonal imbalances, diabetes, obesity, and other endocrine disorders. The QEHC Medical Specialists’ Clinic has a team of endocrinologists who specialize in the diagnosis and management of a wide range of endocrine disorders, including diabetes, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, and adrenal gland disorders. Our endocrinologists are experienced in handling complex endocrine cases, and they are supported by our experienced medical staff. We provide comprehensive endocrinology services, including hormone replacement therapy, thyroid testing, diabetes management.
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