Albany Med's Endocrinology Experts are in Your Community
The Albany Med Community Division: The Endocrine Group offers the highest level of medical care in a welcoming environment, close to home. We see patients with a wide spectrum of endocrine disorders, including pituitary and adrenal problems, disorders of calcium metabolism, and a variety of other endocrine abnormalities.
The Endocrine Group enhances the convenience of our health services by offering an endocrine surgeon and a podiatry clinic on-site. Dr. Lawrence Robinson has extensive experience in endocrine surgery and the experts at the on-site podiatry clinic specialize in foot care for patients with diabetes.
We also have a team of Certified Diabetes Educators, Registered Dietitians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants who are specially trained in the field of endocrinology to work with our board-certified endocrinologists.
Medical Nutrition Therapy is offered by our Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
for the prevention and treatment of diabetes, cardiovascular problems, and high blood pressure. Medical Nutrition Therapy is also offered for patients to help manage cancer, digestive problems, eating disorders, pregnancy, child, adolescent, and adult weight concerns. Sports performance advice and healthy eating tips are also addressed.
In the medical field, it is extremely important to be up-to-speed in the latest technologies that improve the overall patient experience. For this very reason, we have a Certified Clinical Densitometrists who operate our up-to-date DXA machine for precise measurement of bone density in treating our patients with osteoporosis. Additionally, patients with thyroid disorders such as nodules and/or cancer can benefit from high resolution ultrasound operated by ultrasound technicians highly experienced in thyroid sonography.