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SMH’s Endocrinology Department is a super-speciality tertiary centre, providing one-stop diabetic services to patients not only from East Delhi but also from the Northern States and neighbouring countries.

A pandemic of diabetes is sweeping India. To fight the ever rising tide of disease, SMH has constituted a task force comprising of senior consultants, nurses, dieticians, laboratory technicians and front counter staff.

The tasks force is geared to work in close coordination with other specialities for providing diabetic patients all the services they require under one roof. The team handles patients suffering from Type I & II diabetes, hypertension, osteoporosis, hyper and hypothyroidism including goitre, hyper and hypoparathyroidism, hirsutism, hypogonadism, impotence and gynecomastia, etc. Among others problems treated at the hospital include short-stature, obesity, infertility, PCOD and menstrual disorders.

 

The services offered by the Endocrinology department include:

  • Specialised focus on Type 1 & Type II diabetes
  • Retinal investigations
  • One stop blood and urinary testing
  • Diabetes education
  • Nutritional counselling
  • Vascular & neurological investigation
  • Treatment of diabetes in pregnancy


The department also handles:

  • Thyroid disorders
  • Lipid/cholesterol disorders
  • Hypothalamus, pituitary & adrenal disorders
  • Calcium/parathyroid disorders and osteoporosis
  • General Endocrinology disorders