Diabetes, Endocrinology & Genetics

diabetes, endocrinology & genetics

Diabetes, Endocrinology & Medical Genetics

The Endocrinology, Diabetes and Medical Genetics program at MUSC diagnoses and treats patients with problems related to:

Complete diabetic education courses are offered.  Nurses and nutritionists are integral components of this program.  This program and the related practices and services provide staff and facilities for sophisticated evaluation and treatment of metabolic and endocrine disorders, including the following:

  • High cholesterol and other lipid disorders
  • Diabetes and the complications of diabetes
  • Osteoporosis and other bone diseases
  • Genetic diseases affecting metabolism or sexual development
  • Radioactive therapy for hyperthyroidism and thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid problems
  • Obesity
  • Diseases affecting any of the body's hormone glands such as the pituitary, gonads, adrenal glands

Related Practices and Services
 Cholesterol Center
 Endocrine Clinics:
     Downtown: Rutledge Avenue
     East Cooper: Medicine Specialty Associates
     West Ashley: Bone & Joint Center
     North Charleston: Specialty Care North
     Goose Creek: MUSC Medicine Specialty Associates
 Endocrine Surgery
 Intensive Diabetes Education & Awareness Lifestyle (IDEAL) Clinic

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