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The Division of Endocrinology at the Children's Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center offers comprehensive services to children and adolescents with diabetes and hormonal disorders.

The department consists of physician specialists on staff, nurse practitioners, diabetes nurse educators, dietitians and social workers.

The following problems or diseases are diagnosed and treated:

  • Adrenal gland disorders including CAH (congenital adrenal hyperplasia), adrenal insufficiency and Adrenoleukodystrophy 
  • Diabetes Mellitus (Type I and Type II), MODY diabetes, neonatal diabetes
  • Pre-diabetes and the metabolic syndrome 
  • Disorders of sexual differentiation
  • Glucose homeostasis and hypoglycemia
  • Growth and pubertal development problems
  • Parathyroid problems including hyperparathryroidism and hypoparathyroidism
  • Thyroid problems including hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves disease/hyperthyroidism as well as thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer
  • Total or partial Hypopituitarism

The staff also sees patients with genetic conditions and survivors of childhood cancer and works closely with the Neurosurgery, Cardiovascular Surgery and General Surgery teams, as well as Pulmonary, Hematology/OncologyImmunology and Gastroenterology.

Locations: Canton, Clinton Township, Detroit, Southfield and Troy.

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