Overview of Endocrinology


Welcome to the Department of Diabetes & Endocrinology at Karnataka Institute of Endocrinology and Research, Bengaluru


About Diabetes & Endocrine Department:

The Diabetes and Endocrinology department provides services aiming at prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolic disorders and Endocrine disorders. 

We are a committed team of physicians, registered dieticians, certified diabetes educators and nurses dedicated to ensure our patients receive the best care possible.

The department provides state of the art care to patients with a multidisciplinary team of experts in Vitreo retina, podiatry, and nephrology.

The department has attained regional and national fame due to the efforts of our faculty & staff.

The department was started in 2007, with a vision of providing comprehensive diabetes care, under one roof, at an affordable cost and accessible to all.

Since then, we have catered to more than 1 Lakh forty thousand people with diabetes and successfully provided them appropriate care. The regular follow up of these people speaks of the trust we have gained and care we have provided.

The department has expanded its service scope to include other endocrine disorders since 2016.

It is a matter of pride for our team that we are the only institute under government sector, all over India which has been providing highest quality, patient- centred care.

Common Endocrine Disorders Treated in Diabetes & Endocrinology Department:

Endocrinology is a branch of medicine that specialises in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the endocrine system, which controls the hormones in the human body. Our department provides comprehensive care for:

  1. Diabetes 
  2. Thyroid & Parathyroid Disorders 
  3. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  4. Adrenal disorders
  5. Disorders of Bone and Minerals Metabolism
  6. Short Stature
  7. Obesity
  8. Disorders of Sex Differentiation
  9. Hypogonadism
  10. Pituitary and Hypothalamic Disorders


Patient Care Facilities:

Endocrinology and Diabetes:



One to One Counselling                                                                                                                                                                                  Specialized Consultation

Diet Counselling                                                                                                                                                                                  ECHO