Endocrine and Diabetes Center

Our board certified endocrinologists provide family-oriented care to a large number of children and adolescents with diabetes and endocrine disorders.

Our areas of expertise include treatment of growth, adrenal, thyroid and puberty disorders, as well as obesity, insulin resistance and disorders of low bone mass and calcium metabolism.

Our diabetes program cares for pediatric type I and type II diabetes and offers a team-centered approach with experience in nutrition medical therapy, insulin pumps and continuous glucose sensors.

For consultation, appointments and assistance call (361) 694-4986.


Complete range of services for diagnosis and management of infants, children and adolescents with:

  • Endocrine and metabolic disorders
  • Disorders of growth
  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid abnormalities
  • Precocious / delayed puberty
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Obesity
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Disorders of sexual differentiation
  • Disorders of calcium metabolism
  • Metabolic bone disease

Inpatient or outpatient evaluations of endocrinology disease are arranged through consultation with pediatric endocrinology staff. Professional and lay education services are also provided.

Visit all your child's specialists in one trip to Driscoll Children's Hospital.

For your convenience, please ask any of our specialty clinics to coordinate all of your child's appointments in one day.

You can contact us at (361) 694-5000 or call your specialty clinic directly for further assistance.