“We were all ready to head out on a college tour upstate,” remembers Elliot Greene. “The night before we were to leave, my son, Geoffrey, complained that he wasn’t feeling so well—there was some abdominal cramping and he had no appetite.

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The Institute for
Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders

Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders

Living with diabetes, or any endocrine (gland and hormone) disorder can be difficult. The Institute for Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders seeks to support people through information, support, care and, of course, top-notch medicine and expertise. We believe in our patients and endeavor to help them make the most informed decisions to balance and align endocrine health with the ways they choose to live their lives.

In addition to a team of endocrinologists (doctors who specialize in glands and hormones), the Institute's panel of physician specialists includes otolaryngologists (doctors who specialize in the ears, nose and throat), general surgeons, head and neck surgeons, neurosurgeons (surgeons who specialize in the brain and nervous system), obstetricians ("OB/GYN"), infertility specialists, radiation oncologists and radiologists, as well as many other health care specialists, such as nutritionists and health educators. We offer a comprehensive Diabetes Education and Resource Center for people living with diabetes

Referrals to our specialists can be made through a patient’s primary care physician or can be requested through the Institute's physician referral service.

Find a physician affiliated with the Institute for Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders here or call 866.4GLAND2 (866.445.2632).

Download the institute's brochure or request that a brochure be mailed to you.

To request educational speakers or other community participation from NYM relating to the Institute for Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders, or for more information, please visit the relevant Community Education and Programs pages and then contact the Department of Public Affairs with your request or inquiry.

Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders Programs

Diabetes Center

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Thyroid Disorders

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Pituitary Disorders

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Pediatric Endocrine Disorders

New York Methodist endocrinologists specialize in treating children with a variety of gland and hormone

Fertility Center

The Fertility Institute at New York Methodist opens the doors to couples that have not previously


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Weight Management

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Weight Loss Surgery

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Other Diabetes and Endocrine Disorders Services

Foot and Ankle Center

The Foot and Ankle Center at New York Methodist will help you “stand up” to an active life. NYM's Division of Podiatry, based out of the Center, treats virtually all foot and ankle disorders, MORE

Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

At New York Methodist's Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, hyperbaric oxygen therapy is administered by board certified physicians and well-trained nurses and support staff to accelerate recovery.MORE

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