In This Section


The Temple Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism has traditionally been known for its diabetes research and treatment, but its faculty has a strong background in a broad range of endocrine disorders with active research in diabetes, obesity, and metabolic bone disease among other areas. Clinical endocrinology services include:

  • Thyroid ultrasound and ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules
  • Diagnosis and treatment of:
    • Diabetes
    • Thyroid disorders
    • Osteoporosis and other calcium/bone metabolism disorders
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Pituitary gland disorders
    • Adrenal disorders
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypogonadism
    • Hirsutism and polycystic ovarian syndrome