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Overview of endocrinology

Endocrinologists on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White Health study and treat problems with the glands. People see endocrinologists for a variety of reasons. Common reasons include thyroid diseases, metabolic disorders, menopause, osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease, hypertension, lipid disorders, and most commonly, diabetes.

Baylor Scott & White is com​mitted to ongoing research, innovative treatment and the development of management programs to help treat diabetes.

Condiciones tratadas

Algunas condiciones comunes tratadas por los endocrinólogos en el personal médico incluyen:

  • Diabetes
  • Hipogonadismo
  • Trastornos lipídicos
  • Colesterol alto en sangre y triglicéridos
  • Obesidad
  • Osteoporosis
  • Trastornos del calcio paratiroideo
  • Trastornos pituitarios y suprarrenales
  • Enfermedades de la tiroides

Tratamientos endocrinológicos

 
 
  • Cambios en el estilo de vida
  • Hacer dieta
  • Ejercicio
  • Medicación

Programas especializados

The Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs offered at Baylor Scott & White provide a variety of diabetes education. The self-management education programs cover topics that are key to living successfully with diabetes.

At Baylor Scott & White, we offer ​​islet cell transplant for people with chronic pancreatitis. We are the first hospital in the southwest to perform islet cell transplantation for people with type 1 diabetes, as well as chronic pancreatitis.

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