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The Institute for
Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders
Living with diabetes, or any endocrine (gland and hormone) disorder can be difficult. Hormone-producing glands can influence, and be influenced by, everything from diet, energy, and growth to reproductive health, mental health, sexual development, and general well-being. Living with virtually any endocrine disorder requires self discipline and a willingness to seek help, as well as empathy and support from others.
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.
Endocrinology is the study of the hormone-producing glands that control basic body functions such as metabolism, growth and sexual development. The glands secrete the hormones they produce directly into the bloodstream.
Each of these glands must produce just the right amount of hormones; if too much or too little is produced, various endocrine disorders will result. The Institute for Diabetes and Other Endocrine Disorders is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders.
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.
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