Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health treats thousands of infants, children and adolescents each year for diabetes and other endocrine disorders. With a large patient base, our endocrinologists are experienced in treating both common and uncommon conditions. Our pediatric endocrinologists can help you and your child learn how to cope with and manage diabetes and other endocrine disorders.
and endocrinology team is highly skilled. All pediatric endocrinologists at
Riley at IU Health are board certified pediatricians. Each has received
additional subspecialty training in pediatric endocrinology (a branch of
medicine concerned with hormone-related disorders in children and adolescents)
and pediatric diabetology (a branch of medicine concerned with diabetes in
children and adolescents). Our team also includes certified diabetes educators
who partner with physicians to provide a wide range of educational resources.
Riley at IU Health partners with the Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology at the Indiana University School of Medicine. As part of that partnership, our team is involved in ongoing research for diabetes and other endocrine disorders. Our patients have many opportunities to participate in this research through clinical trials and other studies.
U.S.News & World Report recognizes Riley at IU Health as one of the top children’s hospitals in the nation. The Diabetes & Endocrinology Department at Riley at IU Health earns a high rank from U.S.News & World Report annually.
Our pediatric specialists provide patient- and family-centered care for most related conditions. The links below provide more specific information about some, but not all, of the conditions that we treat.
We offer a number of different Diabetes & Endocrinology services. Below are some, but not all, of the services that we provide. If you have a question about a specific service that is not listed here, please contact our department.
Our team of board certified pediatricians specializes in pediatric endocrinology and pediatric diabetology.
In addition to our primary hospital location at the Academic Health Center in Indianapolis, IN, we have convenient locations to better serve our communities throughout the state.
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The Diabetes & Endocrinology Department at Riley at IU Health provides the following forms and resources for parents, healthcare providers and school personnel.
This medical management plan form is required by Indiana state law for children with diabetes who require insulin injections. This form should be filled out and returned to your child's doctor or nurse practitioner before each school year begins.
This medical management plan form is required by Indiana state law for children with diabetes who use an insulin pump. This form should be filled out and returned to your child's doctor or nurse practitioner before each school year begins.
This guide lays out the responsibilities of parents, teachers, school nurses and other school professionals and provides useful information about caring for children on injections at school.
This guide lays out the responsibilities of parents, teachers, school nurses and other school professionals and provides useful information about caring for children who use pump therapy at school.
This handout, intended for use by school personnel and coaches, provides key points of information about glucose sensors.
The Diabetes & Endocrinology Department at Riley at IU Health works with primary care physicians to provide specialized care to children with diabetes and endocrine conditions. Referring physicians may contact the Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology by phone at 317.944.3889 or by fax at 317.944.3882.
Riley at IU Health works with referring physicians in Indiana and beyond.Refer A Patient
We are committed to educating the next generation of highly skilled pediatric endocrinologists and diabetologists. We offer a three-year pediatric endocrinology fellowship program that provides extensive clinical training plus basic and clinical research training. The physicians within the Section of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology serve as faculty members for the program and have received special recognition for their teaching efforts.