Endocrinology

Department of Endocrinology at AIMS is a state-of-the-art facility which provides tertiary level care in hormonal and metabolic disorders. The department provides a complete range of medical services for diagnosis and treatment of thyroid orders, obesity and PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome).

  • Comprehensive management of Diabetes Mellitus
  • Onsite blood and urine testing
  • Diabetic education
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Vascular and neurological assessment
  • Podiatric services including treatment and care of diabetic foot
  • Treatment of diabetes in pregnancy
  • Specialized clinics for type 1 and young type 2 diabetes

Thyroid disorders

Most common thyroid related disorders: Hyperthyroidism and Thyroid nodules. Thyroid disorders, if not managed adequately during pregnancy, can have severe detrimental effect over the foetus.

  • Complete range of medical services for diagnosis and treatment.
  • Excellent laboratory services for assays of thyroid hormones.
  • Facilities for ultrasound guided FNAC from thyroid nodules, radionuclide thyroid scanning and radioiodine ablation.
  • Actively supported by a very experienced and excellent surgery department.

Obesity

The Asian Centre for Obesity Management aims to provide a complete range of medical and surgical services to help the patients reach and stay on a healthy weight. We have a team of health professionals including endocrinologist, dieticians and bariatric surgeons who work in tandem for the desired results. Treatment methods includes :

  • Dietary changes
  • Exercise and physical activities
  • Behaviour changes
  • Weight loss medication
  • Bariatric surgery

Pediatric Endocrinology

We provide comprehensive diagnosis and management of various pediatric endocrine disorders in collaboration with our pediatricians.

  • Childhood obesity
  • Short stature
  • Pubertal disorders like delayed and early puberty
  • Intersex disorders

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

PCOS is a very common metabolic disorder affecting approx. 5- 10% young reproductive age group females which manifests commonly menstrual irregularities, excessive hair growth over face and body ( hirsutism), acne and infertility. These females have increased risk of developing diabetes and cardiac problems over years. The department provides a very specialized service for diagnosis and management of PCOS. In addition to above mentioned services, the department also provides specialized management of:

  • Hypothalamus – Pituitary and Adrenal disorders
  • Calcium /Parathyroid disorders and Osteoporosis
  • Impotence, Erectile Dysfunction and Male infertility
  • Female hormonal problems like Perimenopausal Syndrome
  • Lipid and Cholesterol disorders

Equipment available

  • Efficient hormone assay laboratory
  • Nuclear Medicine imaging facilities
  • State of the art imaging modalities like ultrasound, CT, MRI for imaging of pituitary , adrenal, thyroid, parathyroid glands
  • Dexa Scan

Last updated on: October 23, 2017

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