Endocrinology

La jolla 600 x 375
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8852 -117.225
    Phone
    858-626-4123
    Visiting Hours
    • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
    Emergency Services
    • The ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Treating Metabolic Disorders and Hormonal Conditions

Endocrinology is the medical specialty that addresses disorders of the endocrine system. The endocrine system is responsible for the production of hormones, which control metabolism and development.

The endocrinologists at Scripps Health, including Scripps Clinic, provide compassionate care and education for treating even the most complex hormone disorders, such as thyroid disorders, pituitary and adrenal gland disorders, and diabetes.

In fact, Scripps has one of the most comprehensive diabetes programs, designed to promote a healthy lifestyle, reduce complications and improve quality of life for patients.

Whatever condition patients are facing, our care teams have a plan to help them regain quality of life.