An endocrinologist is a doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hormone-related diseases and conditions. Endocrinologists treat individuals with endocrine conditions and disorders such as:
Obesity or Adiposity-Based Chronic Disease.
Sexual function and reproduction.
Endocrinologists work to ensure that the different systems in the body communicate well with each other by correcting hormonal imbalances.
An ideal candidate for Endocrinology is the person that need a checkup and he needs to know if everything is okay. People that have Diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, obesity and others, are the first that need to go.
Endocrinologists specialize in treating disorders of the endocrine system, the network of hormone-producing glands in your body. Endocrinologists are qualified to diagnose and treat conditions like diabetes, thyroid diseases, infertility, growth issues, metabolic disorders, osteoporosis, some cancers, and disorders in the hormone-producing adrenal glands and pituitary glands.
Disorders and diseases that originate elsewhere can also end up causing symptoms in your endocrine system. When problems in other systems or body parts impact your endocrine system, an endocrinologist will work in tandem with your primary care doctor or other specialists to come up with a treatment plan.