What to Expect in Chicago for Endocrinology Care
A hormone imbalance can have wide-reaching effects on your body, which is why Rush endocrinologists in Chicago often work together with other specialists at Rush University Medical Center to help identify and manage your condition.
We offer specialized clinical and surgical care in thyroid cancer and other tumors of the endocrine system. And Rush is proud to bring gender-affirming care to those seeking to transition.
- Ranked among the best in the nation: U.S. News & World Report ranked Rush University Medical Center among the best in the nation for diabetes and endocrinology care.
- Diabetes center recognized for excellence in patient education program: The Rush University Diabetes Center has been recognized for excellence by the American Diabetes Association. The education program covers such topics as medications, nutrition tips, how to use an insulin pump and monitor your sugar levels, and how to cope with stress.
- Endocrine cancer program: Through Rush's multidisciplinary thyroid and endocrine cancer program, patients have access to multiple specialists working together to create individualized treatment plans for people with cancerous and noncancerous endocrine tumors, including tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands, as well as neuroendocrine tumors.
- Gender-affirming care: We recognize that gender is not restricted to binary roles of male and female. So a Rush endocrinologist, along with key specialists from other areas, can assist in determining if hormone therapy is right for you and your gender identity.