What is an endocrinologist?
The endocrinologist is a specialist, whose tasks include diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the endocrine system. Many diseases are asymptomatic, mainly in the beginning, and the first symptoms are often ignored by patients or overlooked.
What kind of diseases does the endocrinologist deal with?
Endocrinologist deals with diseases of the organs that produce chemical substances that regulate the work of our entire body, and are called hormones. Organs of the endocrine system, among others, are:
- Adrenal glands
- Pituitary gland
- Testicles and ovaries
It depicts how broad is the impact of hormones on our lives, from the sleep pattern to reproductive system.
Dysfunction of the system may involve
- Excessive hormones production - which is called hyperthyroidism
- Insufficient hormones production - which is called hypothyroidism
How does the endocrine therapy look like?
In Nova Clinic we will comprehensively take care of your endocrine system. The whole process from diagnosis to the treatment is carried out by our experienced specialists. At each stage of treatment, we use modern equipment that helps us to take care of your health with due diligence.
During the visit, an experienced endocrinologist collects detailed medical history, then examines the patient, and if necessary additional tests are carried out:
- Laboratory tests (eg. concentration of thyroid hormones in the blood)
- Imaging studies (eg. Ultrasound)
We have a contract with the National Health Fund in the field of hospital care thus we provide a perfect blend of the highest quality offered by a private hospital with free health care provided by the National Health Fund. Information about the exact range of reimbursable treatments can be obtained at the following phone numbers:
- +48 77 70 70 100
- +48 666 238 838
Our Clinic stands for
- Professional service
- Comprehensive Health Screening
What symptoms may indicate endocrine disorders?
- Weight gain or loss
- Skin changes (acne, stretch marks)
- Sleep disorders
- Change in bowel habits (diarrhea, constipation)
- Potency disorders
- Mood swings (euphoria, depression)
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