Endocrinology

Endocrinology

Anomaly in the working of the hormones can militate against a healthy lifestyle. The department of endocrinology treats disorders caused to the hormones secreted from various glands in the body.

The common endocrine organs are the pancreas, thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary, adrenal, gonads and the bone. The problems associated with the malfunction of these organs include, obesity, growth & few adolescent issues, adrenal and precocious puberty, diabetes, polycystic ovaries, infertility & other problems in women’s health condition, erectile dysfunction, pituitary disorders, osteoporosis & disorder in the bone health, heart problems including high cholesterol, high blood pressure, triglycerides and so on.

Equipped with the best facility and expert endocrinologists in dealing with all sorts of endocrine cases, the department is the first dedicated endocrine centre in Karnataka.

Features

  • Specialised clinics with personalised care for growth problems, obesity, adolescent difficulties
  • Dynamic testing for growth, adrenal and precocious puberty and pituitary disorders
  • Diabetes education by IDF trained educators; exclusive care to normalize the lifestyle for diabetic patients and prevent further complications of kidney, heart and eye
  • Dedicated clinics dealing with men’s & women’s health issues, safe clinics which can help deal with sensitive issues of men & women which may have a grave impact on their psychological as well as social wellbeing
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Treatments

  • State of the art diabetic foot care clinic with qualified podiatrist, plastic surgeons and vascular surgeons.
  • Coordination with Department of Dietetics and Nutrition for customized diet plan for diabetes and obesity.
  • Patient education regarding home glucose monitoring with glucometers, insulin delivery devices.
  • Special clinics-obesity growth and adolescent health clinic.
  • Dynamic laboratory testing for detecting hormone excess and deficiency.
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS)
  • Body fat analysis to measure the percentage of the body fat at various sites.
  • DEXA scan to measure bone density & diagnose osteoporosis.

Our Team

Dr Suryanarayana K. M

Dr Suryanarayana K. M

MBBS, MD, DNB, DM

Consultant - Endocrinologist

Dr Mala Dharmalingam

Dr Mala Dharmalingam

MBBS, MD, DM

Consultant - Endocrinologist

Dr Pramila Kalra

Dr Pramila Kalra

MBBS, MD, DM

Consultant - Endocrinologist

Dr Anu Vishwanath<

Dr Anu Vishwanath

MBBS, MD, DM

Consultant - Endocrinologist

Dr Chitra.S K

Dr Chitra.S K

MD,DM (Endo), MRCP (UK), Endo (SCE)

Consultant - Endocrinologist