Treating Diabetes, Hormonal Problems and More

kit-weight-marco-resizedPhysicians within Jefferson’s Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases provide comprehensive care for patients with diabetes, hormone related illnesses, obesity, and thyroid nodules and goiters.

Rated as a Center of Excellence for Diabetes by Philadelphia magazine, Jefferson endocrinologists provide comprehensive care for patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

Moreover, we offer expert evaluation and management of other hormonal and glandular disorders involving the thyroid, pituitary, parathyroid and adrenal glands, as well as osteoporosis, other bone disorders and calcium metabolism and disorders of cholesterol and triglyceride metabolism.

Jefferson’s Comprehensive Weight Management Program focuses on more than a target weight. Our highly trained medical staff will work with you to devise a customized plan for a healthier and more active lifestyle.

Whether you are living with an obesity-related health condition or you are simply frustrated with the limitations on your lifestyle, we offer a number of options to guide and support you in your journey to a healthier weight, from short-term education classes to a medically monitored comprehensive weight loss and maintenance program.

Jefferson earned a national ranking in Diabetes and Endocrinology from U.S. News & World Report in 2013-14.

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2 Responses to Treating Diabetes, Hormonal Problems and More

  1. lmat January 6, 2014 at 8:18 am #

    my husband’s actos/metformin prescription has been doubled to 15/850 2x @day.
    his a1c does not jive with previous 90 day blood tests he takes daiiy.
    Is there a limit on daily metformin dosage? He glipizide has been doubled also.

  2. Jefferson University Hospitals Staff January 6, 2014 at 10:20 am #

    Thank you for connecting with us on @Jeff. Please contact 800-JEFF-NOW where one of our representatives can help you arrange an appointment with one of our specialists at the Jefferson Diabetes Center: http://sm.tjuh.org/ywg

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