The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology offers services to both pediatric in-patients and out-patients. Endocrine disorders that are treated include diabetes mellitus, thyroid disorders, short stature, abnormal pubertal development, skeletal disorders, and obesity. Laboratory services include the radioimmunoassay of growth hormone, insulin and glucagon.
The Division serves as the State Screening Regional Referral center for all neonatal thyroid disorders in Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. This program is approved by the Bureau of Handicapped Children.