Hormones are substances within the human body that control majority of body functions like hunger, emotions, mood, etc. These hormones are produced by organs like pancreas, thyroid, ovaries, testes, hypothalamus, pituitary, etc. The department of endocrinology deals with problems related to decreased or increased production of hormones. Hormonal issues we deal with are Goitre, Polycystic ovaries and Diabetes.
Endoscopic Thyroidectomy- 1st in South India
Maximum number of Metabolic Surgeries in Chennai
Goiter or tumors of the thyroid gland result in overproduction of thyroid hormones. The treatment of choice for this is thyroidectomy (removal of thyroid gland).
Being overweight (Obesity) is the most common cause of Diabetes worldwide. So weightloss surgery is the best way to permanently treat Diabetes.
Dr. K.P. Dinakaran
M.D. (PHYSICIAN), DIP N.Y.S, PG. DIP. (DIBETOLOGY), C.C.E.B.D.M., C.C.G.D.M., P.G. (DIABETOLOGY), M.S. (COUNSELLING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY)
CONSULTANT DIABETOLOGIST AND MEDICAL ADMINISTRATOR OF LIMA, KILPAUK