The endocrine system is one of the main systems of the human body that manages the functioning of the entire body. The endocrine system consists of and different hormones produced by the pituitary gland, thyroid gland, adrenal glands, pancreas, testicles, ovaries, and other glands located in different parts of the body.

Endocrine diseases are a common cause of feeling bad. Endocrine disorders may occur in both young and old people. The most commonly reported illnesses are:

Endocrine disorders can adversely affect the patient’s overall well-being, working capacity, mental health, cardiac function, and sexual health. Many people do not suspect that they have endocrine disease, therefore, regular visits to the endocrinologist are recommended to see if your endocrine system functions properly.

Endocrinologists at the clinic “Nefrida” are the specialists in diagnosing and treating the diseases, caused by endocrine system disorders.

Information after procedures

Often, after the procedure in the doctor’s office, patients have questions that they do not dare to ask during the visit or that come to mind only later. In this section, you will find in advance all the most useful information that you should know in the post-procedural period.


When should you consult an endocrinologist?

We advise you to consult an endocrinologist in the event of a menstrual cycle disorder, sudden weight loss or obesity for no apparent reason, changes in body hair, delayed puberty in a child, and frequent infections in various areas. These signs often symbolize thyroid dysfunction.

What are the most common endocrinological diseases?

Diabetes, Hypothyroidism (enlarged thyroid gland), Hashimoto’s disease, Bazedov’s disease, Addison’s disease, Acromegaly, etc.


If you are hesitating whether you really want to make an appointment for a procedure in our clinic, we invite you to read the frequently asked questions section prepared by our doctors. In it, you will find all the answers to your questions even before the procedure, so you can feel confident in your choice!

I am pregnant and have diabetes. Is it dangerous?

An increased level of glucose in the mother’s body also enters the bloodstream of the fetus. Pregnant women with diabetes are more likely to have a caesarean section during delivery, and the risk of developing diabetes after delivery increases. However, under the care of specialists, a woman can give birth to a completely healthy child and avoid further complications.

Why does a disturbed thyroid resemble the symptoms of digestive tract, nervous system, heart, and gynecological diseases?

When the activity of the thyroid gland is activated, the symptoms that are characteristic of other diseases also appear. The patient becomes more sensitive, mood changes often, hand tremors are bothersome, heart palpitations appear, sweating more, weight changes. An endocrinologist can accurately assess these symptoms and prescribe treatment.

What are thyroid nodules?

Nodules in the thyroid gland can form quite often, in most cases they are harmless. However, if you notice them, it is worth visiting an endocrinologist.

What foods are good for maintaining good thyroid function?

Sea cabbage is very useful for the thyroid gland, as it contains important substances: iodine, trace elements, vitamins A, B, D and B.