Specialists at Roper Endocrinology treat a wide range of conditions, including:
- diabetes (Types 1 and 2)
- diseases/abnormalities of the thyroid, pituitary, and adrenal glands
- hypogonadism in men and women
- osteoporosis and other bone metabolism abnormalities
- calcium and electrolyte abnormalities
- polycystic ovarian syndrome
- hirsutism (abnormal hair growth in women)
- high cholesterol
We have specialty expertise in the use of insulin pumps and glucose sensors in treatment for diabetes.
Patients are typically referred to our specialty clinic by their primary care physicians. Our endocrinology practice is focused on treating adult patients aged 18 and over; however please contact us regarding specific cases related to youth or adolescents, as exceptions may be made in unusual circumstances.
At Roper Endocrinology, we base medical decision-making on the most up-to-date clinical and research data, and pride ourselves on in-depth discussions with our patients and excellent continuing communication throughout the course of treatment.
Please note that at this time we do not prescribe bio-identical hormones or HCG-based weight loss treatments.
How to Find Us
Our outpatient clinic is located on the 2nd floor of Roper Hospital downtown and is staffed by two board certified endocrinologists, a nurse practitioner, a clinical dietician and certified medical assistant.