Pediatric Services

NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Pediatric Services


Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes, and weight management specialists at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital specialize in identifying and addressing hormonal imbalances stemming from issues with the endocrine glands. They provide specialized medical care to infants, children, adolescents, and young adults facing endocrine disorders. Moreover, they train future physician-scientists in this field and contribute to advancing research in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes.

Our multidisciplinary team, comprised of an endocrinologist, family nurse practitioner, certified diabetes and education specialist, nutritionists/dieticians, licensed social workers, and counselors, delivers comprehensive care centered around patients and their families.

The division offers diagnosis and treatment including, but not limited to, the following conditions:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (type I & type II)
  • Weight Management
  • Growth Issues (short stature & tall stature)
  • Thyroid Disorders (congenital, hyperthyroidism & hypothyroidism)
  • Hashimoto’s Disease
  • Vitamin D, parathyroid and calcium disorders
  • Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders
  • Puberty related concerns (early puberty, late puberty, and menstrual irregularities)
  • Polycystic Overy Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Lipid Disorders (elevated cholesterol and triglyceride levels)
  • Latest technology for Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) & Insulin Pump Therapy system

With access to advanced laboratory testing and imaging technologies, the team can swiftly diagnose conditions and develop tailored treatment plans based on their expertise.

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