The Texas Children's Diabetes and Endocrine Care Center is a leader in the research and treatment of children with diabetes and endocrine disorders. The center provides diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of endocrine dysfunctions, including:

  • congenital adrenal hyperplasia
  • growth hormone deficiency
  • hypo/hyperthyroidism
  • hyper/hypocalcemia
  • precocious puberty

We also treat and educate both established and newly diagnosed diabetes patients and their families in self-management of all aspects of types 1 and 2 diabetes. For established diabetic patients and/or referred inpatients with diabetes, the Diabetes and Endocrine Care Center provides refresher education, as well as support groups. The clinic team consists of a nurse educator, dietitian, physician and social worker. Patients are seen through referral only. Children and young adults with thyroid tumors are seen by specialists in the Thyroid Tumor Program.

Ranked #11 in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

We’re proud to be consistently named as a top program in Texas and the entire southwest region. Overall, Texas Children’s Hospital is ranked #4 and is on the Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll for the eighth straight year.
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Conditions we treat include: • Type 1 Diabetes • Type 2 Diabetes • Amenorrhea/Irregular Menses • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) • Rickets &/or Calcium Problems • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia / Abnormal Newborn Screen • Cushing Syndrome • Early puberty / Delayed puberty • Hypoglycemia • Prediabetes • Tall Stature / Short Stature • Hyperthyroidism / Hypothyroidism • Neonatal Hyperthyroidism • Congenital Hypothyroidism • Grave’s Disease • Turner’s Syndrome

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Texas Medical Center

, Floor 11
  • Phone: 832-822-3670

West Campus

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