Endocrinology and Diabetes

 

Endocrinology is a branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the endocrine systems that release hormones.Hormones affect all aspects of your life sleep, digestion, excretion,breathing, weight, stress, reproduction, sensory perception etc. Diabetes is a disease that is managed best by endocrinologist’s worldwide. Diabetes also can occur with other co-morbid common endocrine conditions suchas Cushing’s syndrome, disorders of the thyroid gland, polycystic ovarian syndrome etc. Moreover weight gain can many times be a result of undetected hormonal imbalance.

Consultants:

  • Dr M Ravikiran MD DM

Agada's Endocrinology Department offers the following range of services:

Diabetes

  • Comprehensive management of all forms of Diabetes
  • Diabetes in Preconception Period and Pregnancy
  • Management of Diabetes related emergencies

Thyroid Disorders

  • Hypothyroidism (Underactive Thyroid),
  • Hyperthyroidism (Overactive Thyroid),
  • Goitre / Nodules

Endocrinology

  • All forms of Pituitary Disorders / Tumors and Dysfunction
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN Syndrome)
  • Parathyroid Disorders: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Adrenal Disorders: Addisons Disease, Primary Hyperaldosteronism (Conn's Syndrome), Cushings Syndrome, Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypogonadism including Infertility, Erectile Dysfunction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumours
  • Obesity Management, Lipid Disorders, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Hirsuitism

Mineral Metabolism

  • Calcium and Mineral Disorders, Vitamin D Deficiency / Osteomalacia
  • Osteoporosis, Pagets Disease