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Why Choose Endocrinology at UPMC?

For health issues like diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, or other endocrine system concerns, you may need care beyond your PCP.

The endocrinology team at UPMC is here to meet your needs and make your care seamless.

So Why Choose Endocrinology at UPMC?

We've expanded access to care.

With new endocrinology outpatient offices and telehealth options, we reach more people in the region who need care.

We lead the way in diabetes care and self-management education.

UPMC has nearly 50 sites where people can learn how to manage their diabetes from certified educators. The American Diabetes Association recognizes UPMC's diabetes program as one of the largest in the U.S.

In Central Pa., the Joint Commission named us the first Center of Excellence for inpatient diabetes care in the state. This Gold Seal of Approval® makes us a premiere leader in diabetes treatment.

Our experts provide education and support in our primary care offices. This helps your PCP manage your diabetes care rather than having to refer you to an endocrinologist.

We treat the whole person.

Endocrine issues can affect all systems in your body.

We arrange your care so it's easy for you to see many experts. We also focus on obesity research to learn its role in other health problems.

You have access to the latest endocrine research and clinical trials.

As an academic medical center, we do a lot of research.

This means you can be part of trials for new treatments for a wide range of endocrine health issues.

We're national leaders in endocrinology care.

U.S. News & World Report ranks UPMC among the best hospital systems for diabetes and endocrinology care.