Diabetes and Endocrinology
Diabetes is a fact of everyday life for more than 90,000 Rhode Islanders. Good control and understanding of the disease, and improved self-management skills can help those with diabetes lead more active, productive lives.
Our diabetes and endocrinology care is provided with a team approach, including physicians, nurses, diabetes educators, and researchers.
Our outpatient care provides patients and referring physicians access to endocrinologists and multiple other subspecialists, a patient education program and inpatient services, all of which are coordinated with the educational, clinical, and basic research activities of the division of endocrinology.
Our clinical services include treatment of the following:
- Osteoporosis and bone disorders
- Thyroid disorders
- Pituitary disorders
- Adrenal disorders
- Calcium disorders
- High cholesterol
- High blood pressure
- Male and female reproductive disorders