What We Treat

The Hall Family Center for Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at the Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai is dedicated to delivering individualized, state-of-the-art, family-centered care to children with a diversity of endocrine concerns. Physicians on our team are available by phone, 24 hours per day and 7 days per week, to answer emergent and urgent concerns for patients, families and referring physicians. Our team of board recognized pediatric endocrinologists, certified diabetes educators, a nurse practitioner, a nutritionist, a social worker, and psychologists, all work closely with one another, as well as with the multiple subspecialties in the Mount Sinai Healthcare System. Our experts are committed to providing the highest quality care for childhood endocrine conditions, including:

Growth Disorders

  • Comprehensive approach to evaluating growth disorders
    • State-of-the-art stimulation testing center with child-friendly entertainment during testing
    • Genetic testing
    • Nutritionist for assessment and management recommendations
    • Psychosocial support
    • Coordinated care with Mount Sinai Neuroradiology and Radiology
  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • Growth hormone deficiency
    • Children born small for gestational age
    • Idiopathic short stature
    • Overgrowth syndromes
    • Obesity
    • Turner Syndrome
    • Noonan Syndrome
    • Russell-Silver Syndrome
    • Prader-Willi Syndrome
    • CHARGE Syndrome
    • Many other rare genetic conditions related to growth

Diabetes Mellitus and Other Disorders of Carbohydrate Metabolism

Thyroid Disorders

  • Referral site for New York State newborn screening
  • Coordinate care with Mount Sinai Neonatology, Pediatric Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Surgery
  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • Congenital Hypothyroidism
    • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
    • Graves Disease
    • Neonatal Graves Disease
    • Thyroid Nodules
    • Thyroid Cancer

Pubertal Disorders and Disorders of the Reproductive System

  • Coordinate care with Mount Sinai Pediatric Radiology and with Pediatric surgeons, whom are experienced in placement of histrelin implants
  • Coordinate care with fertility specialists
  • Genetic testing
  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • Precocious Puberty
    • Delayed Puberty
    • Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism
    • Primary Gonadal Failure
    • Klinefelter's Syndrome
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Adrenal Disorders

  • Genetic testing
  • Psychosocial support
  • Nurse educator for management of home medications
  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
    • Adrenal Tumors
    • Cushing Syndrome
    • Addison's Disease and other causes of Adrenal Insufficiency

Bone Disease and Calcium Metabolism

  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • Hypocalcemia/Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypercalcemia/Hyperparathyroidism
    • Rickets
    • Osteopenia/Osteoporosis

Endocrine Tumors and Syndromes

  • Coordinated care with Mount Sinai Genetics, Pediatric Oncology and Surgery
  • Conditions commonly diagnosed and treated in our center:
    • MEN 1
    • MEN 2
    • Pituitary Tumors
    • Adrenal Tumors

Contact Us

For appointments or more information:
Tel: 212-241-6936
Fax: 212-426-2132

Hours
9am to 5pm, Monday - Friday

At Barton Day Camp, we offer a special program for children ages 6 – 12 who have Type 1 diabetes. Watch video