Wooster Endocrinology, located in our Milltown Professional Building, has recently joined our health system. Below is a brief overview of Endocrinology and what Wooster Endocrinology can do for you.
Endocrinology is the study of medicine that relates to the endocrine system, which is the system that controls hormones. An endocrinologist will deal with diseases that are caused by problems with hormones.
So, what is the Endocrine System?
Understanding what an endocrinologist does begins with understanding what the endocrine system is. The endocrine system is a series of glands that produce and secrete hormones that the body uses for a wide range of functions. These control many different bodily functions, including:
Wooster Endocrinology specializes in:
Diabetes, adult and adolescent diabetes
Diabetic renal disease
Diabetic neuropathy and foot problems
Metabolic bone disease