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Metabolism, gland or hormone disorders (Endocrine and metabolic service)


The Central Adelaide Endocrine and Metabolic service provides inpatient and outpatient services for patients living in the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) with endocrine and metabolic disorders. Priority service is provided to disorders which cause severe metabolic derangement or are potentially life-threatening, if untreated.

Areas of expertise include:

- Adrenal gland disorders
- Addison's Disease
- Cushing's Syndrome
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Pre-Diabetes
- Type I
- Type II
- Gestational
- Disorders of the bone/Calcium metabolism
- Osteopenia
- Osteoporosis
- Paget's Disease
- Disorders of cholesterol/Lipid metabolism
- Hirsuitism
- Hypogonadism
- Obesity
- Pituitary gland disorders
- Hypopituitarism
- Acromegaly
- Prolactinoma
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
- Thyroid disorders
- Hypothyroidism
- Hyperparathyroidism
- Thyroid nodules
- Thyroiditis
- Grave's Disease

Services are also provided to patients referred from rural and remote areas, including the Northern Territory, South West New South Wales and the Riverland.

For more information please view the Endocrine and metabolic outpatient service in CALHN web page.

Please note: Separate CALHN Diabetes outpatient service information is available for more diabetes specific information.

Appointment location

Ground floor

18 North Terrace, Adelaide 5000 (Building opposite side of the road to the RAH)

Clinics at RAH

Clinics operate across both sites Monday – Friday for various endocrine disorders. Rapid access clinics for urgent review operate in conjunction with these clinics.

Please refer to the information sheets below for information regarding the outpatient service.

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