Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Although diabetes is the most common endocrine disease in the United States, there are other disorders that affect the glands that produce hormones essential for growth, development, reproduction and homeostasis. In addition to providing central leadership for NuHealth’s Zaki Hossain Center for Hypertension, Diabetes & Vascular Disease, the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at Nassau University Medical Center diagnoses and treats the complete spectrum of other diseases and disorders affecting the endocrine system. These include:

  • Adrenal Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • High Cholesterol and Other Lipid Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Thyroid Disorders

In addition, NuHealth’s endocrinologists serve as important members of multidisciplinary teams in Pediatrics, Urology and Women’s Care, diagnosing and treating such conditions as:

  • Testicular Disorders(including low testosterone)
  • Ovarian Disorders (including polycystic ovaries)
  • Menstrual Diseases and Menopause
  • Growth Disorders (including obesity)

To make an appointment with an endocrinologist about issues other than diabetes, call the appropriate number below:

Pediatric Endocrine Disorders: (516) 572-6177
Reproductive Endocrine Disorders: (516) 572-6262
All other Endocrine Disorders: (516) 572-4848

For more information about diabetic endocrinology and the Zaki Hossain Center for Hypertension, Diabetes & Vascular Disease, click here.

Clinical Staff

Chief – Salini Kumar, MD, FACP, FACE
Huijuan Liao, MD
Alice Lee, MD, FACP
David Rosenthal, MD, FACP, FACE