Endocrinology

Epworth Geelong provides a variety of services and procedures for patients seeking advice or care for hormonal problems. Endocrinology is the study of hormones – chemicals that influence or control a wide range of physiological activities.

These physiological activities include:

  • growth
  • development
  • puberty
  • level of alertness
  • sugar regulation
  • appetite
  • bone growth

Conditions treated

  • diabetes
  • thyroid conditions
  • pituitary conditions
  • sexual problems
  • some neurological problems
  • appetite
  • obesity
  • bone problems
  • cancer