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Metabolic Specialists, Lipidologists, and Endocrinologists

For appointments, call (314) 362-3500

Washington University metabolic specialists, lipidologists, and endocrinologists provide patients with expert clinical diagnostic and therapeutic approaches based on the latest research findings. We provide consultation, co-management and/or, in some cases, ongoing care for adult patients with endocrine-metabolic diseases.


When your body suffers from hormonal imbalances, consider seeing Washington University’s recognized endocrinologists. Our endocrinology specialists provide diagnosis and treatment of the following endocrine problems:

  • Thyroid disease
  • Pituitary disease
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Adrenal disease
  • Gonadal (sex gland)
  • Pancreatic islet disorders

Metabolic Specialists

Certified metabolic specialists from Washington University specialize in treating diabetes and osteoporosis (brittle bones).


When you have to battle with high cholesterol, and lifestyle changes are not enough, a lipidologist at Washington University can help with lipid metabolic disorders including:

  • High triglycerides
  • High cholesterol
  • Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL)

The Diabetes Center, located at the Center for Advanced Medicine, is an innovative resource for people with diabetes. Patients receive coordinated, comprehensive care provided by Washington University endocrinologists, specially trained nurses and diabetic educators and nutritionists. For appointments at the Diabetes Center, call 314-747-7300.