Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition

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Patient Care

The Froedtert & Medical College Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition provides state-of-the-science diagnostic and therapeutic treatment options for a wide variety of endocrine disorders.

  • Inpatient Consultant Care
  • Diabetes Care Center
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy Clinic
  • Metabolic Syndrome/Obesity Clinic
  • Osteoporosis Clinic
  • Endocrine Diagnostic Unit

Outpatient Endocrinology Clinic

  • Adrenal disorders
  • Endocrine disorders of pregnancy
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Lipid disorders
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Thyroid disorders, including thyroid cancer
  • Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

Inpatient Consultant Care
24-hour inpatient consultation for a variety of endocrine conditions, including diabetes mellitus, diabetes insipidus, thyroid storm, and others.

Diabetes Care Center
Staffed by 7 Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE's), the center provides inpatient and outpatient individual and group classes, basic and advanced diabetes education, including insulin pump therapy; dietary instruction for patients with diabetes, lipid disorders and obesity.

Diabetes in Pregnancy Clinic
The Diabetes in Pregnancy Clinic provides high-level care with intensive management for pregnant women with either gestational diabetes or pre-existing Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes. Endocrinologists work in cooperation with both Medical College of Wisconsin perinatologists as well as community obstetrician-gynecologists in the management of diabetes in pregnancy.

Osteoporosis Clinic
The Osteoporosis Clinic is a specialized clinic that treats a wide variety of metabolic bone diseases, including post-menopausal osteoporosis, steroid-induced osteoporosis and male osteoporosis. Our multidisciplinary team includes a rheumatologist, an endocrinologist and a nurse practitioner. We have access to state-of-the-science bone densitometry machines and to outstanding outpatient physical therapy services.

Endocrine Diagnostic Unit
The Endocrine Diagnostic Unit, directed by endocrine faculty and staffed by an EMT-Paramedic technician, offers a full range of endocrine testing, including oral glucose tolerance testing, adrenal stimulation, suppression tests, insulin tolerance testing, Thyrogen stimulation testing and others.

Link to Froedtert Webpage

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Page Updated 02/25/2014