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Pediatric endocrinologists are medical doctors who treat
children. They specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the
endocrine glands. The endocrine glands regulate hormones.
endocrinologists are internists who have additional training in endocrinology for
children. They often treat diabetes and thyroid disorders.
Pediatric endocrinologists can be board-certified through the American
Board of Pediatric Endocrinology, which is recognized by the American Board of
Current as of:
June 10, 2013
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & David C.W. Lau, MD, PhD, FRCPC - Endocrinology
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