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Exceptional care for every child
We understand that an endocrine disorder can have a substantial impact on your child’s well-being. That's why our pediatric endocrinologists work with nurse specialists, nutritionists, certified diabetes educators and others to provide comprehensive care.


At Staten Island University Hospital, the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology is focused on providing the best possible care, with specialized inpatient and outpatient care for young patients, ages newborn to 18, with endocrine disorders. Conditions we treat include:

  • Addison disease
  • Bone disorders
  • Calcium disorders
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Diabetes mellitus type 1
  • Diabetes mellitus type 2
  • Disorders of growth
  • Disorders of puberty
  • Disorders of sexual development
  • Endocrine tumors
  • Grave’s disease
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Pituitary dysfunction
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Turner syndrome

A team approach to care

Our multidisciplinary team includes three pediatric endocrinologists, as well as nurse specialists, nutritionists, certified diabetes educators, and other sub-specialists. Together, we provide comprehensive diagnostic services and therapies, including:

  • Specialized endocrine testing—Onsite endocrine stimulation testing
  • Newborn screening—We are Staten Island’s only designated New York State Newborn Screening Referral Center for thyroid disorders and congenital adrenal hyperplasia