Endocrinology

Endocrinology is a sub-specialty within the field of internal medicine. Endocrinologists diagnose and treat diseases associated with internal glandular secretions or hormones. Such physiological states include diabetes, thyroid issues, cholesterol disorders, hypertension, osteoporosis, adrenal and pituitary gland disorders, hormonal disorders causing infertility, low blood sugar, lack of development, and weight problems.

Patients of The Baton Rouge Clinic may receive consultations, diagnostic evaluation, follow-ups, and hormone testing, as well as nutritional evaluation and counseling, thyroid biopsy, and/or provocative tests for hormone reserves.

Some important aspects of being a patient of one of our endocrinologists at The Baton Rouge Clinic include: