Welcome to the home page of the Mount Sinai Endocrine, Diabetes, and Bone Diseases Faculty Practice Associates. The physicians in this practice are faculty experts from the Icahn School of Medicine who specialize in treating diseases and disorders of the endocrine glands (thyroid, pituitary, adrenals, etc.) and in hormone-related disorders. Drawing on Mount Sinai's outstanding clinical facilities, they work closely with some of the world's most highly regarded physicians and researchers in related fields of medicine who practice at Mount Sinai. In addition, their commitment to close communication with referring physicians ensures that each patient receives carefully tailored, comprehensive, state-of-the-art care and support.
Maternal Type 2 Diabetes and Low Income Significantly Increase Risk for ADHD in Children
January 2, 2012 - Mount Sinai researchers have found that low socioeconomic status and gestational diabetes together increase the risk of ADHD in children 14-fold.
The Mount Sinai Medical Center Named to Honor Roll of America’s Elite Hospitals By U.S. News and World Report
July 19, 2011 - The Mount Sinai Medical Center ranks 16 out of nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide in the 2011-2012 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report, and earns a spot on the “Honor Roll.”
President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition Appoints Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD to Science Board
March 7, 2011 - The PCFSN engages Americans to adopt healthy lifestyles. Dr. Mechanick will assist the Board with its expanded mission into nutrition.
Read The Hilda & J. Lester Gabrilove Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Bone Disease Annual Report [PDF].