Pediatric Endocrinology Programs and Services
The GENder Education and Care, Interdisciplinary Support (GENECIS) Program at Children’s Health aims to help children and adolescents with gender dysphoria grow into happy, healthy, and confident adults.
The pediatric thyroid disease program at Children's Health includes a multidisciplinary approach including endocrinologist, otolaryngologist and other pediatric specialists.
Obesity is growing at epidemic proportions in children. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show the percentage of children aged 6 to 11 years in the United States who were obese increased from 7% in 1980 to nearly 18% in 2012.