An Endocrinologist assists in the prevention, diagnosis and management of hormonal conditions. This covers a wide range of health issues including diabetes, polycystic ovarian syndrome, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis and many others.
If you are experiencing fatigue, weight-loss despite increased appetite, frequent urination, increased or reduced heart rate, sensitivity to cold and constipation or diarrhea, we encourage you to consult your doctor.
Endocrine conditions that we treat include:
Diabetes: both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes Mellitus including providing insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring
Thyroid diseases – disorders of the thyroid that can involve too much (hyperthyroidism) or too little (hypothyroidism) hormone production, goiter and diagnosis of thyroid cancer
Metabolic disorders – conditions that affect how the body uses food, which can often lead to excessive weight gain and obesity
Menopausal and female hormone disorders – PCOS, fracture risk modification
Osteoporosis – accelerated bone loss raising the risk of fractures
Elevated or low calcium levels, vitamin D deficiency
Testosterone deficiency and male hormone disorders
Cancers of the endocrine glands, including thyroid cancer
Adrenal and Pituitary Disorders – high prolactin, hirsutism, high blood pressure, Addison’s disease
Dr. Donatella Casiglia
Dr. Donatella is an Italian Board Certified Specialist in Diabetes and Endocrinology with over 31 years’ experience in treating patients with complicated diabetes, gestational diabetes, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, thyroid cancer, hyperthyroidism, thyroid nodule, hypothyroidism, pituitary gland disease and adrenal gland disease.