The Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes at St. Louis Children's Hospital offers a full range of clinical services for pediatric patients with endocrine and growth disordersdiabetes, and bone and mineral metabolic disorders.

Most new patients can be diagnosed and treated on an outpatient basis. For children newly diagnosed with diabetes (approximately 80 to 100 each year), a brief hospital stay is usually recommended to initiate diabetes therapy and to provide proper education for the patients and parents.

Why Choose Us?

St. Louis Children’s Hospital is consistently ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, the most comprehensive source of quality-related information on U.S. pediatric hospitals. We follow one simple mission – to do what’s right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care.

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We offer world-class care to children thanks in part to generous gifts from hundreds of people who have joined us as Guardians of Childhood. This philanthropic support enabled us to fulfill our mission to do what's right for kids. Join us in making health care better for all children.

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