Endocrinology (Hormone Disorder)


Endocrinology is the field of hormone related diseases, involving a wide range of systems within the human body. It focuses both on the hormones and the many glands and tissues that produce them. Hormone imbalances are the underlying reason for a wide range of medical conditions.

Conditions Treated

Our team of Endocrinologists provides a range of treatment, which are not limited to the following:

Diabetes

  • Diabetes in pregnancy
  • Diabetes with complications
  • Insulin requiring diabetes (Eg. type 1, LADA)
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Services: Continuous glucose monitoring (CGMS), insulin pumps, eye and foot screening, dietician

Metabolic Disorders

  • Lipid disorders including Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Non-diabetic related hypoglycemia
  • Obesity
  • Peri-operative bariatric surgery care

Thyroid Disorders

  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid disorders in pregnancy
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Subclinical thyroid disorders

Bone Disorders

  • Hyper- and hypo-parathyroidism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Vitamin D deficiency

Electrolyte Disorders

  • Calcium disorders
  • Potassium disorders
  • Sodium disorders

Secondary Hypertension

  • Adrenal incidentalomas
  • Hypertension with hypokalemia
  • Onset of hypertension at less than 50 years old
  • Poorly controlled blood pressure

Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders

  • Acromegaly
  • Adrenal insufficiency (Addision’s disease)
  • Cushing’s syndrome
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Nodules and incidentalomas
  • Primary hyperaldosteronism (Conn’s syndrome)
  • Phaechromocytoma

Transitional Care

  • Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Genetic hormonal deficiencies

Sexual Disorders

  • Delayed/premature puberty
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hirsutism
  • Hypogonadism
  • PCOS
  • Sexual Disorders

Doctors

Dr Goh Kian Peng

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Clinic Saint-Julien Clinic for Diabetes & Endocrinology

Address Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road
Medical Centre D #05-58
Singapore 574623

Dr Kevin Tan Eng Kiat

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Clinic Kevin Tan Clinic For Diabetes Thyroid and Hormones Pte Ltd

Address Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road
Medical Centre A #06-08
Singapore 574623

Dr Tan Yeang Tin

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Clinic Diabetes & Endocrine Consultants Pte Ltd

Address Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road
Medical Centre D #06-63/64
Singapore 574623

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