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Diabetes & Endocrinology

Diabetes & Endocrinology

Your endocrine glands make hormones that affect how you feel, sleep, grow, function sexually, digest food and even breathe. If your body doesn’t make the right amount of hormones or respond to them correctly, Ballad Health endocrinologists can help. Trust these doctors for care that can bring balance to your endocrine system and make you feel more like yourself.

Conditions We Treat

Find tests and treatments at Ballad Health for endocrine-related conditions such as:

  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Cholesterol (lipid) disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Growth disorders
  • Low testosterone
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Pancreas conditions
  • Pituitary gland disorders
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Thyroid disorders

Services & Treatments

Depending on your condition, your doctor might tell you to get:

  • Diabetes care and education to help you live healthier
  • Hormone replacement therapy to do the job of a gland that doesn’t make enough hormones
  • Pediatric endocrinology services for children
  • Surgery to remove a tumor (an unusual lump) on an endocrine gland 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Healths network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Diabetes & Endocrinology Locations

16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Abingdon, VA 24211
36.709834
-81.97734800000001
100 Fifteenth Street NW
Norton, VA 24273
36.932107
-82.64380199999999

Newsroom

Monday, February 19, 2018

The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27


JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon, the hospital's second-largest annual fundraiser, is coming up Feb. 26-27. Hosted by the Ballad Health Foundation and now in its sixth year, the radiothon brings the community together to support the region’s only children’s hospital. ... read more about The 2018 Niswonger Children’s Hospital Radiothon set for Feb. 26-27.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.