Endocrine Surgery Department atÂ Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
Endocrine Surgery is a specialty which deals with complex endocrine disorders like thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, endocrine pancreatic, functional ovarian and testicular tumors.
Diabetic foot related problems are also increasing like epidemic which is also dealt within this specialty.
In India there are very few centers with structured training program to produce specialist surgeons in this field.
With the increasing awareness of this specialty many more centers are expected to come up in the next few years.
Baby MemorialÂ hospital is one such center, which has established this specialty so as to achieve its goal of dealing with complex endocrine surgical problems and to manage these tumors according to the latest trends in this specialty.
Highlights of the Department:
Department of Endocrine Surgery, Baby Memorial Hospital, Kozhikode, Kerala, India.
The Department of Endocrine Surgery, atÂ Baby MemorialÂ Hospital is highly specialized and deals with disorders of Endocrine organs and Breast.
Endocrine disorders are diseases related to thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal etc. The endocrine system produces hormones. Hormones help the body regulate nearly all other functions such as heart rate, blood pressure, breathing, fluid, electrolyte & blood glucose balance, femaleness or maleness, and weight control. If your hormone levels are too high or too low, you may have a hormone disorder. Most of these disturbances occur when the gland gets enlarged or there is a mass lesion in these glands which is disturbing hormones or there is a cancerous growth in these glands.
The "DEPARTMENT FOR THYROID, BREAST AND ENDOCRINE DISORDERS", located atÂ Baby Memorial Hospital, KozhikodeÂ is a one stop consultation centre for all the problems related to Endocrine System of Human Body.
The department is headed by Dr. Pradeep PV MS, DNB, MRCS (Edinburgh), MCh (Endocrine Surg) who is the First M.Ch qualified Endocrine Surgeon in South India. He is a leading Endocrine specialist with years of rich experience behind him. The aim of this department is to provide complete Endocrine solutions (Medical and Surgical care) to the society at a very nominal price.