Pediatric Endocrinology

We offer specialized assessment, evaluation, and care of infants, children, and adolescents with conditions involving the endocrine system. Pediatric Endocrinologists are expert physicians who completed intensive education, training, and research specific to this field. They offer 24-hour support to the inpatient and outpatient needs of the children of our active duty and retired service members. The Pediatric Endocrinology Service sees patients throughout the National Capital Region with clinics in Bethesda, Fort Belvoir, Joint Base Andrews and the United States Naval Academy.

 

Services Include:

  • Pediatric Endocrinology Specialty Appointments

o Diabetes
o Thyroid and parathyroid disorders
o Growth disorders
o Pituitary disorders
o Obesity
o Adrenal disorders
o Puberty disorders
o Menstrual disorders
o Osteoporosis
o Turner’s syndrome
o Prader Willi syndrome
o Endocrine disorders associated with other genetic conditions
o Endocrine disorders secondary to cancer treatment

  • Multi-Disciplinary Diabetes Care & Education Clinic
  • Diabetes Technology Class (Insulin Pumps & Continuous Glucose Monitoring)

 

Contact Information:

Appointments: 1-866-628-9633
Front Desk 301-295-4959
Fax: 301-319-2420
Endocrinologist on/call for urgent concerns: 202-713-3321
Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic, 4th Floor, America Bldg
WRNMMC-Bethesda
8901 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda, MD 20889-5600

Appointments are also available at:

Fort Belvoir Community Hospital
Pediatric Clinic
1st Floor, River Building
Fort Belvoir, VA
Most Tuesdays and one Friday per month: 0800-1400
Main: (571) 231-1014/1015

Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics and Surgery Center
2nd Floor, Pediatric Clinic
1060 W. Perimeter Road
Joint Base Andrews, MD
One Tuesday per month: 0800-1400
Main: (240) 857-6900
Front Desk: (240) 612-1140

Naval Health Clinic Annapolis
1st Floor, Pediatric Clinic
US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD
Days/Times: Vary
Main: (410) 857-6900

 

Diabetes Education Link:

Visit a Pediatric Certified Diabetes Educator at Walter Reed Bethesda or Fort Belvoir.
Tel: 301-295-5068
Fax: 301-319-2420

 

Diabetes Workbook Forms:

Diabetes Education Workbook

 

Diabetes Helpful Links:

www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/diabetestype1.html
www.diabetes.org
www.jdrf.org
www.eatright.org
www.childrensdiabetesfoundation.org

 

Endocrinology Specialty Links:

www.hormone.org/diseases-and-conditions/children-and-teen-health
www.choosemyplate.gov
https://www.pedsendo.org/patients_families/Educational_Materials/index.cfm

Links to pdf WRB forms (attached in email): Plant sterols, Essential fatty acids, 09-HW power of 3, High Cholesterol, Session 3 hunger

Last Updated 5/1/2020