Endocrinology (Hormone and Gland Disorders)
Endocrinologists are specialists who treat conditions of the hormones and glands. You will see an endocrinologist if you need treatment for complications of diabetes or if you need help managing your disease.
The endocrine system is a complex system of hormone-producing glands. They control many parts of our daily lives, such as how we digest food, how we grow, and how we develop sexually. These hormone levels are carefully balanced, and an imbalance can lead to endocrine problems affecting the entire body.
Our specialists in endocrinology treat all conditions of the hormone system. These include thyroid conditions, which can cause fatigue, weight gain and dry hair and nails. Other conditions may cause nervousness, sweating and difficulty concentrating.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I make my own appointment or do I have to be referred by my doctor?
Patients must be referred by their Primary Care Physician. Patients are not allowed to make self referrals because we are considered Specialist.
What do I need to bring to the Clinic?
All Medications and Glucose Meter
Where do I park at the Clinic?
In front of the Brody Outpatient Building, located to the left of the Pitt County Memorial Hospital Emergency Room.
How early should I arrive before my appointment?
At least 15 minutes before your appointment time in order to fill out all necessary paperwork.
Reminders for Bone Density Testing
If patients are scheduled for a bone density test please do not wear any metals or buttons.
Brody Outpatient Center