Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

For Patients and Families

The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism offers complete diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients with endocrine and metabolic disorders.

Staff physicians work closely with referring primary care physicians as well as other subspecialty services including General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Nutrition and Podiatry to coordinate the diagnosis and management of complex endocrine diseases.

Appointments and Locations

The Division accepts patients referred by physicians, as well as individuals who seek help directly. We have offices located in Boston, Quincy, Norfolk and Lowell.

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Patient Service Coordinators

To learn more about our services, appointment procedures and/or general information, please contact one of our Patient Service Coordinators listed below: 

Melinda Perez, Clinic Supervisor

Jenny Dang, Patient Service Coordinator 

Practice Information

Outpatient Endocrine Clinics

Eight half-day clinical sessions (including the sessions in the Weight and Wellness Center) are conducted each week focusing on specific areas within Endocrinology. For information about a specific clinic and other links to sites of interests for patients, please visit our Clinical Care and Services page.

Inpatient Consultation Service

The Division also provides inpatient services for the diagnosis and management of all endocrine disorders. The Inpatient Service is composed of the General Endocrine Consultation Service and the Diabetes Management Service. 

The Diabetes Management Service provides consultative and continuing management care for inpatients with diabetes. It deals primarily with consultations from the surgical services (cardiothoracic, vascular, transplant, SICU) for perioperative management of patients with diabetes mellitus, and gestational diabetes mellitus.

Web Resources

Sites of interest to our patients with Thyroid disorders:

Sites of interest to our patients with Diabetes:

Additional Resources for Patients of Tufts Medical Center