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
- Type I
- Type II
- Disorders of the bone/Calcium metabolism
- Paget's Disease
- Disorders of cholesterol/Lipid metabolism
- Pituitary gland disorders
- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
- Thyroid disorders
- Thyroid nodules
- 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 at RAH
Outpatient Department, Level 3 and Level 5E.01. Royal Adelaide Hospital Port Road SA 5000
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.
Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH)
Level 3G and 5 (5E),
RAH Port Road SA 5000
Referral from your GP
You need a referral letter from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service.
Your doctor will need to fax your referral letter to us. We will be in contact with you within clinically recommended times, depending on waiting list length. If there is no waiting list, you will receive an appointment booking letter or we will contact you to arrange a suitable time.