Endocrinology - Specialists
More than 14,000 patient visits per year make the UAB Endocrinology Department a busy clinic. They also train fellows (doctors seeking more training in a field). New physicians and researchers are constantly being recruited for this leading-edge department.
The scientists and physicians at UAB have published chapters in textbooks, written medical journal papers, and presented at national conferences
The UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center hosts more than 150 faculty members including physicians and basic science researchers. The members represent eight schools, including the Schools of Medicine, Public Health, Health Professions, Nursing, and Dentistry. Comprehensive Diabetes Center faculty members seek to improve the care of diabetic patients while working towards a cure through medical care, basic science, and research.
UAB hosts a Multidisciplinary Comprehensive Diabetic Clinic with an Endocrinologist, Nutritionist, Ophthalmologist, Podiatrist, and diabetic educators. One of our key specialists studies nutrition science and how diabetes and the metabolism work together.