The Division of Endocrinology at Lurie Children’s treats more children with hormone (endocrine) disorders than any other hospital in Illinois. We are nationally known for our physicians’ expertise, high-quality patient care and state-of-the-art diagnostic testing. Our division is ranked 29th in the nation by U.S.News & World Report for pediatric diabetes and endocrinology.
In partnership with La Rabida Children’s Hospital, our endocrinologists staff Chicago’s only pediatric diabetes program certified by the American Diabetes Association, demonstrating our high standards for diabetes care. We are committed to tracking important patient measures and working to prevent complications of the disease. We care for more than 2,000 patients with diabetes, making us one of the largest diabetes programs in the state.
Lurie Children’s also is the regional referral center for children with thyroid cancer.