What is the Endocrine System?

What is the Endocrine System?

The endocrine system includes glands and hormones that regulate:

  • growth and development,
  • metabolism,
  • reproductive processes,
  • mood, and
  • more things.

Pediatric endocrinology specialists treat disorders and diseases of this system, which can include diabetes and growth disorders.

Treating Endocrine Disorders With Surgery

Pediatric surgeons help treat these disorders through surgical procedures.

Our highly qualified team of surgeons understands that visiting the doctor and having surgery can be overwhelming for children. Our surgeons work to treat their patients with customized care providing high-quality individualized treatment.

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