Endocrinology is the branch of medicine that deals with the endocrine system, its diseases and secretions called hormones. Physicians who specialize in treating disorders of the endocrine disorders are endocrinologists
. The endocrine system has glands located throughout the body that are responsible for the secretion of hormones. The hormones are secreted directly into blood. Hormones control important body functions like respiration,sleep, digestion, metabolism, growth and development, stress, lactation, movement and sensory perception. Major endocrine disorders include hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules, disorders of the pituitary gland like diabetes insipidus, agromegaly, cushing?s syndrome, gynaecological disorders like polycystic ovarian syndrome, infertility, sexual disorders and other metabolic disorders such as obesity. The endocrinology department of Narayana Health in Bangalore, works closely with all other departments to ensure that accurate and comprehensive care is provided to patients with endocrine disorders. They have a fully equipped laboratory that conducts hormone concentrate estimate, ultrasound services for thyroid and parathyroid disorders, fine needle aspiration cytology for thyroid nodules and many such services as well as the best thyroid specialists in Bangalore. Thus using a multi-disciplinary approach to endocrine disorders, better clinical outcomes are attained. To receive highest quality care for endocrine disorders, contact our team of specialists at Narayana Health.