Penn Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Penn Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Patient Care

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Endocrinologists at Penn Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism offer diagnosis, treatment and management for patients with endocrine disorders within a multidisciplinary setting that includes specialists from cardiology, women's health, surgery, cancer, radiation oncology and neurology.

U.S. News & World Report ranked the Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian as the highest in the Philadelphia region for hormonal disorders. Overall, the clinical specialties at Penn have been consistently ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.

Endocrine disorders treated at Penn include:

  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid disorders
  • Pituitary gland disorders
  • Reproductive disorders
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes

Penn provides:

  • A multidisciplinary approach to care for endocrine disorders including adrenal gland disorders, gestational diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, parathyroid disorders, pituitary gland disorders, reproductive disorders, thyroid disorders and diabetes.
  • Support for people with diabetes including education, nutrition and diet counseling, foot care, insulin pump support and continuous glucose monitoring.
  • Access to national research and clinical trials for endocrine disorders and diabetes.
  • Treatment for reproductive disorders in men and women.
  • A comprehensive thyroid center for thyroid nodule evaluation and treatment.
  • One of the largest thyroid cancer programs in the eastern United States.