Pediatric Endocrinology

Pediatric endocrinologists at MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center diagnose and treat all endocrine-related conditions of infants, children and adolescents. They work collaboratively with their patients’ primary care physicians and family members to achieve the best possible outcomes. They work in close association with other departments and specialists for evaluation, management and treatment.
Pediatric endocrinology

Program Overview


Conditions treated include:

  • Growth disorders
  • Thyroid and adrenal problems
  • Problems of puberty
  • Diabetes mellitus I and II
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Pituitary diabetes insipidus and inappropriate release of vasopressin associated with thirst disorders and electrolyte imbalance
  • Parathyroid problems
  • Calcium and bone metabolism disorders
  • Intersex disorders
  • Hirsutism and pituitary problems