Penn endocrinologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, gestational diabetes (diabetes during pregnancy) and other related conditions.

People with diabetes receive their care at the Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center and at Penn Endocrinology Associates at Pennsylvania Hospital. Penn endocrinologists work closely with patients’ primary care providers to treat and manage diabetes and related conditions.

Diabetes is a chronic disease affecting more than six percent of the U.S. population, or 21 million Americans. Another 53 million people have pre-diabetes, which puts them at risk for developing the disease.

Diabetes is linked to heart and kidney disease, stroke and other serious health problems. Patients at Penn have access to a multidisciplinary team of experts from cardiology, women’s health, podiatry, bariatric surgery, neurology and nephrology, cancer and urology.

Endocrinologists at Penn Medicine evaluate, diagnosis and treat:

Penn endocrinologists are part of a multidisciplinary team of experts who help patients gain access to various services at Penn Medicine.

The Penn Difference

Endocrinologists at Penn Medicine in Philadelphia specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, gestational diabetes (diabetes during pregnancy) and other related conditions at the Rodebaugh Diabetes Center.

The Penn Difference in Diabetes Treatment

  • The Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center is unique to the Philadelphia region as it provides comprehensive care exclusively for patients with diabetes, pre-diabetes and other endocrine problems.
  • Endocrinologists at the Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center encourage patients to include friends and family members in their treatment so that they, too, may learn about the disease.
  • Patients at the Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center are a part of a world-class academic medical center, and have access to developing research and treatments to treat diabetes.
  • Endocrinologists at the Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center are a part of a multidisciplinary team of experts so that patients receive care the best care possible from all disciplines.

In This Section

Treatments and Procedures

With a full array of monitoring, testing and treatment options, the Penn Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Program offers comprehensive support for patients.

Treatment Team

Penn endocrinologists are part of a multidisciplinary team trained in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and conditions related to diabetes.

Forms, Instructions and Guides

This information will provide you with an overview of what to expect before, during and after your next appointment, as well as useful resources.

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