An Endocrinologist is a medical specialist who diagnoses and treats problems with hormonal imbalances and the glands that secrete them.
Some examples of hormones include: thyroid hormone, insulin, cortisol, parathyroid hormone, oestrogen and testosterone.
Endocrine conditions include: Diabetes, Thyroid disease, Osteoporosis, Hyperparathyroidism, Adrenal and pituitary disease, menopause and low testosterone levels.
Dr Andrea Fernandes is an adult Endocrinologist. Her practice covers all areas of Endocrinology with a special interest in Diabetes, Thyroid disease and Osteoporosis.