OUR SPECIALITY AREAS

At North Texas Endocrine Center, our practice is devoted to the care of adults with diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, testosterone deficiency, adrenal disease, pituitary disease and cholesterol and metabolic disorders.

Contact North Texas Endocrine Center at 214-369-5992 today to learn more about our specialty areas and to make an appointment with the leading endocrinologists in Dallas. We look forward to providing you with excellent care for all of your endocrine needs!

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GENERAL ENDOCRINOLOGY RESOURCES


RESOURCE LINKS American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) http://www.aace.com EmPower http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/




THYROID


  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Evaluation of thyroid nodules including Diagnostic neck ultrasound and ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration biopsy
  • Thyroid cancer including preoperative lymph node mapping and postoperative ultrasound surveillance with lymph node biopsy as necessary.
  • The only practice in Dallas to be accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine as a thyroid/parathyroid facility.
RESOURCE LINKS EmPower Your Health
http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/
endocrine-conditions/thyroid/about_your_thyroid Thyroid Diseases: Medline Plus
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/
thyroiddiseases.html American Thyroid Association
http://www.thyroid.org/
patient-thyroid-information/




OSTEOPOROSIS AND CALCIUM DISORDERS


  • Hyperparathyoidism including localization for parathyroid adenomas with neck ultrasound
RESOURCE LINKS EmPower Your Health http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/endocrine-conditions/osteoporosis National Osteoporosis Foundation http://www.nof.org/ Hypercalcemia: Mayo Clinic
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hypercalcemia/DS00976/DSECTION=causes




FEMALE HORMONAL DISORDERS


  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Hirsutism




MALE HORMONAL DISORDERS


  • Evaluation and treatment of low testosterone




CHOLESTEROL DISORDERS


  • High cholesterol and High Triglycerides
  • Metabolic Syndrome




ADRENAL DISEASE


  • Adrenal Mass
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
RESOURCE LINKS EmPower Your Health
http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/endocrine-conditions/adrenal Adrenal Gland Diseases: Cleveland Clinic
http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/endocrinology/diseases-of-the-adrenal-gland/




PITUITARY DISEASE


  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Panhypopituitarism
RESOURCE LINKS EmPower Your Health
http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/endocrine-conditions/pituitary Pituitary Gland: Medline Plus
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/anatomyvideos/000099.htm




NUTRITIONAL DISORDERS


  • Dietician services for diabetes, obesity and cholesterol disorders
RESOURCE LINKS Calorie King
http://www.calorieking.com/ The Diabetic Gourmet
http://www.diabeticgourmet.com/recipes/




DIABETES


  • Type 1 DM
  • Type 2 DM
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
RESOURCE LINKS EmPower Your Health
http://www.empoweryourhealth.org/
endocrine-conditions/diabetes Blood Sugar Basics
http://bloodsugarbasics.com/ American Diabetes Association http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/
?loc=GlobalNavDB National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)
http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/index.aspx Food Network: Diabetic-Friendly Recipes
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipe-collections/
diabetic/index.html National Diabetes Education Program
http://ndep.nih.gov/ CDC, Diabetes and Me
http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/consumer/
index.htm Center for Disease Control
http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/ Myths about diabetes - from the American Diabetes Association
http://www.diabetes.org/ Heart and Vascular Disease
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/
index.htm#obesity Aim for a Healthy Weight
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/
lose_wt/patmats.htm Diabetes and Kidney Disease
http://kidney.niddk.nih.gov/
kudiseases/a-z.asp




METABOLIC DISEASES


RESOURCE LINKS National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service (NEMDIS) http://www.endocrine.niddk.nih.gov/index.aspx UpToDate
http://www.uptodate.com/patients/
index.html The Hormone Foundation
http://www.hormone.org/Endo101/
index.cfm