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Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition

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 seven (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.

Froedtert Hospital's Endocrinology and Diabetes Services

Best Doctors® 2017-2018

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Ty Carroll, MD
Gilbert Fareau, MD
James Findling, MD, FACP
Albert Jochen, MD
Srividya Kidambi, MD
Paul E. Knudson, MD 
Beth Lalande, MD 
Steven Magill, MD, PhD 
Irene O'Shaughnessy, MD, FACP 
Joseph Shaker, MD

Endocrinology Clinical Faculty

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Albert L. Jochen, MD

Associate Professor

(414) 805-6633

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Paul Knudson, MD

Associate Professor

(414) 805-6633

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Theodore Kotchen, MD

Professor; Associate Dean for Clinical Research

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Diana L. Maas, MD

Associate Professor

(414) 805-3666

Clinic Information

Endocrine Clinic
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., 4th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Main Clinic:
(414) 805-6550
8:00 am-5:00 pm, Monday through Friday

General Switchboard:
(414) 805-3666

Medication Refills:

  • Diabetes Medications | (414) 805-0321
  • Diabetes Equipment | (414) 805-0322
  • Endocrine Medications | (414) 805-0321
  • Mail Order Prescriptions | (414) 805-0323
  • Emergency Diabetic Refills | (414) 805-6567
  • Emergency Endocrine Refills | (414) 805-9570

Scheduling:

  • Established Patient | (414) 805-3666
  • New Diabetic Patient | (414) 805-5124 or 805-6566
  • New Endocrine | (414) 805-6552 or 805-6551