Endocrinologists are medical doctors who specialize in the
diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the endocrine glands, which regulate
Endocrinologists are internists who have additional training in
endocrinology. They often treat diabetes and thyroid disorders. They may
further specialize in treating specific age groups, such as pediatric
endocrinologists, who only treat children.
Endocrinologists can be board-certified through the Board of
Internal Medicine, which is recognized by the American Board of Medical