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Endocrinology& Diabetes Mellitus

Endocrinologists are specially trained physicians who are in charge of diagnosing & managing diseases related to endocrine glands. Endocrine glands are crucial for the health of any patient due to their risk hazards involving different organs of the human body. For instance: Diabetes mellitus which can produce many complications if not thoroughly treated like retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy & cardiovascular diseases. Endocrine glands in the human body are in charge of releasing hormones whose imbalance can produce different endocrinological diseases. Endocrinologists can help their patients to restore the normal balance of their hormones & relief them from their medical conditions avoiding risk hazards & complications. Among those diseases we can cite:
• Diabetes
• Thyroid diseases
• Metabolic disorders
• Lack of growth ( short stature)
• Osteoporosis
• Obesity
• Polycystic ovary disease
• Adrenal gland disorders like Cushing syndrome
• Disease of the pituitary gland like acromegally
• Over- or under-production of hormones
• Cholesterol disorders
• Hypertension
• Menopause
Dr. Hemmat Elhaddad (Fluent in English, French and Arabic)
Professor of Internal Medicine (diabetes and endocrinology), Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University
She has great experience in management of cases of diabetes mellitus (DM) especially DM with pregnancy and different endocrinology cases especially thyroid diseases, polycystic ovary (PCO) and short stature.
wheShe occupied the position of head of diabetes and endocrinology department at Saudi-German hospital in Jeddahre she was in charge of development of approaches of diagnosis and management of diabetes and endocrinology based on the recent up to date guidelines.
She has good expertise in following patients of different nationalities helping her in this that she is fluent in English, French and Arabic.
Mission: (written by Dr. Hemmat)
My aim throughout my medical carrier concerning practice, education and learning was to help my patients at all levels by all standards, this is the thing which enabled me to achieve a special medical service and magnificent results in patient compliance.