Your hormones affect how you grow, feel, eat, sleep, and more. If something goes awry in your body that relies on normal hormone function, it may be time to see an endocrinologist at Faith Regional. Our specialists are here to help diagnose, treat, and manage your condition or disease.
Your Endocrine System
The endocrine system is a network of glands that make hormones and control how they are released throughout your body. Hormones play a huge role in your overall health and well-being. If your endocrine system is out of balance, you might have problems getting pregnant, coping with stress, managing your weight, controlling your blood sugar, and more.
How Our Endocrinologists Can Help
Our endocrinologists at Faith Regional in Norfolk, Nebraska specialize in diagnosing and treating endocrine disorders in adults. They can help you understand your hormonal imbalance and work with you to create an individualized treatment plan. Our endocrinologists work closely with you and your primary care provider to treat and manage a wide range of endocrine conditions, including:
When to See an Endocrinologist
Talk to your primary care provider if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
- Anxiety or depression
- Bone or joint pain
- Breaking hair
- Changes in menstrual periods
- Decreased sex drive
- Difficulty concentrating
- Dry skin
- Feeling cold
- Feeling jittery or shaky
- Hot flashes
- Muscle weakness
- New or increased hair growth
- Unexplained weight gain or loss
Our endocrinologists can provide you with a treatment plan that works best for you. Treatment could be as simple as a medication.