The thyroid gland is a small organ that’s located in the front of the neck, wrapped around the windpipe. It is butterfly-shaped It is found at the base of the neck, below Adam's apple. The thyroid gland secretes thyroid hormones that travel in your blood to all parts of your body. Thyroid hormones control the rate of a lot of activities in your body. The activities like how fast you burn calories and how fast your heart beats.
When your thyroid doesn’t work properly, it can impact your entire body.
Get an Affordable and Personalised Best thyroid treatment in Tirupati with a dedicated thyroid specialist. We at Family Tree Clinic focus on providing Cost-effective, High-Quality thyroid treatment.
The signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism vary, depending on the severity of the hormone deficiency. Problems tend to develop slowly, often over several years.
Hyperthyroidism can mimic other health problems, which can make it difficult for your doctor to diagnose. It can also cause a wide variety of signs and symptoms, including:
Hormone replacement: This is the most common way of treating hypothyroidism and entails administering a synthetic long-acting form of thyroxine.
Dr Harshita G is the Best Thyroid specialist in Tirupati. She is a gold medallist in MD (General Medicine) from the prestigious Sri Devraj Urs Medical College.
Endocrinology is the branch of medicine that deals with the endocrine system, its diseases and secretions called hormones. Physicians who specialize in treating disorders of endocrine disorders are endocrinologists. The endocrine system has glands located all over the body that is accountable for the secretion of hormones. The hormones are released directly into the blood. Hormones control important body functions like respiration, sleep, digestion, metabolism, growth and development, stress, lactation, movement and sensory perception. Major endocrine disorders include hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules, disorders of the pituitary gland like diabetes insipidus, acromegaly, Cushing’s syndrome, gynaecological disorders like polycystic ovarian syndrome, infertility, and sexual disorders and other metabolic disorders such as obesity.
Endocrinologists are medical professionals who are qualified to diagnose and treat medical conditions that affect the glands and hormonal imbalances in the endocrine system. Diseases related to organs like the pituitary, ovaries, thyroid, adrenals, testes, and pancreas can be treated by an Endocrinologist.
An Endocrinologist can diagnose and treat the following diseases:
Dr Harshita G is one of the best endocrinologists in Tirupati with vast experience and knowledge in treating all kinds of gland-related issues Book an appointment now.