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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

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Ballad Health Foundation to host Wine Women & Shoes to support breast cancer screening programs

BRISTOL, Va. – Eleven weeks after giving birth to her third child, Stephanie Brown was diagnosed with Stage III breast cancer – at only 31 years old. ... read more about Ballad Health Foundation to host Wine Women & Shoes to support breast cancer screening programs.

Friday, April 20, 2018

Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 28

BRISTOL, Tenn. – Get ready to lace up your running shoes and learn all about improving health and wellness at the Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K. ... read more about Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 28.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Nikki Vanburen named chief nursing officer at Franklin Woods, Woodridge

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Nikki Vanburen has accepted the position of chief nursing officer at Franklin Woods Community Hospital and Woodridge Hospital. ... read more about Nikki Vanburen named chief nursing officer at Franklin Woods, Woodridge.