Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Department of Pediatric Endocrinology (303001)
Specialized in: pediatric endocrinology
The Department of Pediatric Endocrinology of Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center under the direction of Dr. Ori Eyal provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for children and adolescents with hormonal disorders, such as short or tall stature, delayed or early puberty, hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) or hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid), parathyroid gland disorders, adrenal gland conditions and pituitary gland disorders. In addition, the Department under the direction of Dr. Ori Eyal offers high quality services for children, adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes (juvenile diabetes), type 2 diabetes (hyperglycemia), congenital (neonatal) diabetes and diabetes that is hereditary.
If necessary, the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology of Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital, led by Dr. Ori Eyal, collaborates with the specialists from the Radiotherapy Institute, the Nuclear Medicine Institute, the Department of Otolaryngology and the Genetics Institute.
The Department of Pediatric Endocrinology of Dana-Dwek Children's Hospital at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center specializes in the following medical focuses:
- Diseases of the adrenal gland
- Disorders of sex development
- Patients after cancer treatment
- Benign and malignant thyroid tumors
- Lipids / lipoproteins (fats circulating in the bloodstream)
- Hypercalcemia (high level of calcium in the blood) and hypocalcemia (low level of calcium in the blood)
- Metabolic bone disorders
- Transgender youth
- Tel Aviv, Israel