Endocrinology provides comprehensive healthcare services to patients diagnosed with diabetes, obesity, lipid/cholesterol abnormalities, osteoporosis, and other hormonal disorders of the thyroid, parathyroid, reproductive, adrenal or pituitary glands.
Diabetes is the most common endocrine disease in the U.S. Other major areas of endocrinology include: bone/osteoporosis, growth, hypertension, lipid (cholesterol) disorders, obesity, pituitary gland, thyroid, reproduction/ hirsute and cancer of the endocrine glands. Dr. Rao also offers a weight loss clinic with either a patient or physician referral.
Medical Weight Loss Clinic
In the Medical Weight Loss Clinic, Dr. Rao evaluates and treats individuals struggling with weight related issues and provides medically-supervised options for safe and effective weight loss with an emphasis on lifestyle changes, not dieting, to help you lose weight.