The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology has developed a national reputation for its pioneering work to make the latest advances in pediatric research available to patients.

The division offers a range of specialized services to support physicians' efforts to evaluate and manage patients with endocrine disorders, including growth problems and diabetes control. Patients are treated using a comprehensive team approach.

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Comprehensive Evaluations | Specialized Treatments | Research Activities

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Patient Conditions

Comprehensive Evaluations

  • Bone disorders
  • Diagnostic testing for Cushing's syndrome
  • Diagnostic testing for diabetes insipidus
  • Measurement of integrated GH, cortisol and insulin concentrations
  • Diagnostic studies of Hirsutism
  • Evaluation of endocrine causes of hypertension
  • Diagnostic studies of puberty
  • Investigation of causes of short stature
  • Thyroid disorders

Specialized Treatments

  • Childhood osteoporosis
  • Diabetes control
  • Growth hormone
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome
  • Precocious puberty

Research Activities

Special Programs

  • Diabetes Center provides intense management and precise control of diabetes to minimize complications
  • Endocrine Diagnostic Unit and Endocrine Diagnostic Laboratory
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome Center
  • Childhood Bone Disorders Center

Services to Physicians

  • Consultation on complicated cases
  • Second opinions
  • Evaluation of patient conditions
  • Special treatment procedures
  • Short-term and long-term management

Contact Us

University of Maryland Children's Hospital
22 S. Greene Street, Room N5W40
Baltimore, MD 21201

Appointments: 410-328-6749
Fax: 410-328-0679

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