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Paediatric and Adolescent
Endocrinology Department at Artemis is proud to be among the few specialized departments
all around Delhi NCR meant specifically for catering to the Endocrinological
needs of children, teenagers and young adults.
The Department brings excellence in the
care of children, teenagers and youth with hormonal disorders. We provide
cutting -edge technology and advancements in hormonal disorders and deliver our
services with utmost compassion because we understand having a chronic disease takes
its toll on children as well as their parents.
The department works in close
collaboration with Diabetic Educators and Dietitians along with other Paediatric
sub-specialities like Paediatric Neurology, Paediatric Gastroenterology, Paediatric
Orthopaedics, Geneticist, Paediatric Surgery, Neurosurgery, Nephrology and
others. It is backed by 24/7 support of Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) services under the expertise of experienced
and well-known intensivists.Specialized
Clinics For Children And Adolescents Include:
- Puberty Clinic
When To Seek Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrinologist Opinion:
- Short Stature (Unable
to gain height) or Tall Stature (gaining height too fast)
- Puberty disorders - Early
(ANY signs before 8 years for girls and 9 years for boys) or late puberty (NO
signs after 13 years for girls or 14 years for boys)
- Irregular Periods or
Absence of Menstruation
Polycystic ovarian syndrome
- Weight management
including management of metabolic syndrome or poor weight gain
- Thyroid disorders - high or low thyroid problems in children
- High blood sugar or
Diabetes Mellitus - type 1 or type 2
of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus using up to date technology like insulin pumps
and continuous glucose monitoring
- Low blood sugar in
infants and children
- Genitalia not properly
formed (Disorders of Sex development)
- Diagnosis of hormonal
deficiencies in Pituitary disorders
- Adrenal disorders
- Bone mineral defects -
vitamin D deficiency/rickets
ACTH stimulation test:
It is a specialized test conducted if you have deficiency of stress hormone
Leuprolide stimulation test:
This test is meant for use in diagnosing the source of hormones in early
Growth Hormone Stimulation test:
This is a specialized test to diagnose deficiency in growth hormone that maybe
the reason behind your child’s short stature.
Growth Hormone Suppression Test:
This test is meant for diagnosing excess growth hormone release which could be
due to an underlying tumor.
HCG Stimulation test:
This is a specialized test used in conditions where the male hormone
testosterone is not being released properly.
The department has flourished under
the expertise of Dr. Sumeet Arora and varied rare Endocrine conditions have
been successfully diagnosed and managed like adrenal tumors,
craniopharyngeomas, growth hormone deficiency due to pituitary aplasia, calcium
sensing receptor mutations and more.
- Published in Reputed Clinical Obesity
- Arora et.al “Kidney function in minority
children and adolescents with metabolically healthy and unhealthy obesity”
At Artemis Hospitals, we understand the unique healthcare needs of children, especially when it comes to paediatric endocrinology. Our team of dedicated specialists is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care for children with endocrine disorders.
Paediatric endocrinology deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and management of hormonal imbalances in children. Whether it's growth disorders, diabetes, thyroid problems, puberty disorders, or any other endocrine condition, our experienced paediatric endocrinologists are here to offer personalized care and support to young patients and their families.
Why choose Artemis Hospitals for paediatric endocrinology?
Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest technology and advanced diagnostic tools, allowing our specialists to accurately assess and diagnose endocrine disorders in children. We offer a child-friendly environment, ensuring that young patients feel comfortable and at ease during their visits.
Our team takes a holistic approach to paediatric endocrinology, considering not only the medical aspect but also the emotional and psychological well-being of the child. We work closely with families, providing education and guidance on managing the condition and promoting a healthy lifestyle.
When you choose Artemis Hospitals, you can expect:
Expertise: Our paediatric endocrinologists have extensive experience and specialized training in treating hormonal disorders in children. They stay updated with the latest advancements in the field to provide the highest level of care.
Personalized Treatment: We believe in individualized care, tailoring treatment plans to meet the unique needs of each child. Our team takes the time to listen, understand, and address concerns, ensuring that every child receives personalized attention.
Comprehensive Services: From accurate diagnosis to ongoing management, we offer a comprehensive range of services for paediatric endocrinology. Our multidisciplinary team collaborates to provide the best possible care for your child.
If your child is facing any hormonal issues or endocrine disorders, don't wait to seek help. Take the first step towards better health and a brighter future for your child. Schedule a consultation with our paediatric endocrinology team at Artemis Hospitals, Gurugram, by clicking the link below.
Book an appointment now and give your child the specialized care they deserve.
Trust Artemis Hospitals for expert paediatric endocrinology care - we are dedicated to helping your child thrive!