Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

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Providing comprehensive patient care, and pursuing research and education that will improve the health of children

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University of Minnesota pediatric endocrinologists treat a diverse range of disorders affecting the endocrine system and serve communities that are local, regional, and nation-wide. These knowledgeable and skilled specialists are dedicated in their management and treatment of problems of diabetes, growth, puberty, the thyroid and other hormone systems.

In line with the mission of the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology faculty and staff are committed to performing research to advance the knowledge and treatment of child health and disease in the field of pediatric endocrinology, while providing the highest quality of child health care.

Pediatric Diabetes Program

Our American Diabetes Association accredited program, which follows approximately 350 patients, offers comprehensive diabetes service to children and adolescents with type 1, type 2, and cystic fibrosis-related diabetes.

Pediatric Bone Health Program

The Comprehensive Pediatric Bone Health Program at the University of Minnesota comprises a team of specialists committed to the care of children with bone diseases.  Our team includes physicians representing the fields of endocrinology, genetics, sports medicine, genetic counselors, dieticians, and care coordinators.

Disorders of Sex Development Program

The Leo Fung Center for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH) and Disorders of Sex Development (DSD) is a multidisciplinary clinical care and research facility that is built upon a unique collaboration between healthcare professionals at the University of Minnesota Medical Center and the Minnesota Department of Health Newborn Screening Program (MDH-NBS).