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Endocrinologist in Chennai

Endocrinology is a specialised branch of medicine that deals with the biosynthesis, storage, chemistry, biochemical and physiological function of hormones and with the cells of the endocrine glands and tissues that secrete them. The endocrine system consists of several glands, all and in different parts of the body that secrete hormones directly into the blood rather than into a duct system. Hormones have many different functions and modes of action; one hormone may have several effects on different target organs, and, conversely, one target organ may be affected by more than one hormone. Our Endocrinologists at SIMS Hospital are skilled to handle:

  • Diabetes
    • a)Advance Diabetes Care :
      • i) CGMS, (continuous glucose monitoring device)
      • ii) Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII))
    • b) Paediatric diabetes
    • c) Difficult to treat Diabetes (Uncontrolled diabetes)
  • Thyroid Disorders – Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Thyroid cancer
  • Obesity / Overweight
  • Lipid Disorders / High Cholesterol
  • Neuro – Endocrinology
    • a) Hypothalamic-pituitary disorders
    • b) Pituitary tumours
    • c) Short stature (being too short)
    • d) Tall stature (being too tall)
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
    • a) Calcium / phosphorus / Magnesium related problem
    • b) Parathyroid
    • c) Osteomalacia
    • d) Kidney stones
  • Osteoporosis – Thin Bones And Repeated Fractures; Low Impact Fractures
  • Problems With Sodium And Potassium Metabolism
  • Hormonal Hypertension – Cushing’s Syndrome, Acromegaly, Pheochromocytoma etc.
  • Paediatric And Adolescent Endocrinology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
    • a) Female –Menstrual Irregularity, Infertility , PCOD, Excessive Hair Growth In Females, Menopausal Problems
    • b) Male – Andrology, Erectile Dysfunction, Infertility, Gynecomastia
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Delayed Puberty, Early Puberty
  • Transgenderism (Ambiguous Genitalia)
  • Adrenal Problems
  • Endocrine Oncology – Thyroid Tumour, Neuroendocrine Tumour etc.

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