Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
Gland Disorders / Endocrinology
- Suite 202
- 62 Tilley Drive
South Burlington, VT 05403
- Phone: 802-847-4576
- Fax: 802-847-2226
- Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM
Specialists who are dedicated to the treatment of disorders of the glands are known as endocrinologists. At Fletcher Allen, our University of Vermont Medical Group experts care for patients with diabetes and gland disorders.
Endocrinology: What You Need to Know
Providing comprehensive diabetes care is a major component of the Endocrinology and Diabetes service at Fletcher Allen. Services offered include specialized evaluation, education and treatment programs for patients with diabetes mellitus.
Our program is staffed by UVM Medical Group attending physicians, nurse practitioners, fellows, diabetes teaching nurses and dieticians who work together to provide comprehensive care through all stages of your condition.
At Fletcher Allen, our personalized approach is catered to your specific needs and guides you and your family through every aspect of your care.
Experienced, Trusted Expertise
As a university hospital, your care includes the latest treatments and advancements with a strong focus on patient education. We treat about 14,000 patients per year.
What is Endocrinology?
Endocrinology deals with the endocrine system and gland disorders. Fletcher Allen endocrinologists treat the following common endocrine and gland conditions:
- Abnormalities of Growth and Development
- Adrenal Diseases, Tumors, Cushing's Disease
- Calcium Disorders, Hypoparathyroidism, Hyperparathyroidism
- Calcium Metabolic Bone Disease
- Diabetes/High Sugar
- Diabetes in Pregnancy, Gestational Diabetes
- High Cholesterol, Lipid Disorders
- Hypogonadism, Low Testosterone
- Pituitary Disease, Pituitary Tumors
- Thyroid Cancer
- Thyroid Disease, Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism
- Thyroid Nodules, Goiters
Endocrinology: Common Treatments
Common treatments of gland disorders include:
- Hormone Replacement
- Patient Education
- Sugar Control
- Thyroid Nodule Biopsy, Fine Needle Aspiration
- Thyroid Ultrasound
Find a Fletcher Allen endocrinologist or call 802.847-4576.