Endocrinology

Endocrine Expertise for Metabolic Concerns

For expert care with any metabolic issue, our board-certified endocrinologists at Northside Hospital guide you in the diagnosis, treatment and management of hormonal conditions that affect your health and wellness. 

Endocrinology is the study of hormones that are essential to your health. Your endocrine system regulates your body’s metabolism, affecting many critical functions such as growth, appetite and thirst levels, sugar regulation, body temperature, sleep, mood and sexual development. If unbalanced or unregulated, you can experience numerous health problems.

Expert Care That Improves Your Quality of Life

When any part of your endocrine system isn’t functioning correctly, your health will suffer. You may not even realize there are medical issues that may be causing your weight concerns, muscle weakness, headaches or other health issues. Northside Hospital endocrinologists have the experience and skill to diagnose and treat any endocrine problem affecting your quality of life, including:

  • Adrenal disorders
  • Cushing’s Syndrome
  • Diabetes 
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Obesity 
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid nodules/goiter

Diabetes Education Is Key to Successful Disease Management

Our diabetes specialists include endocrinologists, specially trained and board-certified nurses, registered dietitians and diabetes educators. They provide expert clinical care for your diabetes, and help you live better and manage your disease through extensive diabetes education. At Northside, we help you understand how advanced technology, such as insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring systems, are now available for much easier monitoring of your blood glucose levels. Together, we help you live with diabetes more comfortably and help reduce your risk of complications.  


Take Charge of Your Health

If you are not feeling your best, suffering from low energy or unusual fatigue, help is available. Talk to your doctor or see an endocrinologist at Northside Hospital to find out if hormones are causing your issues.

Why Northside

Our Focus Is on Transforming the Health of Georgia

We bring the latest diagnostics and treatments, including breakthroughs in academic medical research, right into the heart of Georgia's communities.

  • Clinical excellence with a patient-first approach
  • Life-changing health care discovery and innovation
  • Building strong, healthy communities
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