Endocrinology North Reading MA

Endocrinology at Tufts Medical Center Community Care: Specialized Expertise Close to Home

For patient-centric and easily accessible endocrinology services, choose Tufts Medical Center Community Care. Our multi-specialty medical group has two conveniently located, state-of-the-art facilities located at MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford. They provide adults with a full spectrum of healthcare, including specialized diagnosis and treatment services from physicians specializing in endocrinology.

Many endocrine disorders are chronic conditions that require lifelong, personalized care from endocrinology specialists. Our team of physicians diagnose, treat, and provide ongoing care and disease management for a variety of conditions that affect the endocrine system, including:

  • Adrenal disorders such as Cushing syndrome and Conn’s syndrome (primary hyperaldosteronism)
  • Cholesterol disorders
  • Diabetes (type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes)
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Metabolic bone diseases like osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Sex hormone disorders

Our endocrinology specialists can also help address the possible side effects and complications of endocrine disorders. For instance, we can assist patients with hypothyroidism reduce weight gain and maintain a healthy weight.

We are a proud member of MelroseWakefield Healthcare, which has served communities north of Boston for more than 20 years. As such, our endocrinology patients with diabetes have access to the latest advances in treatment. They offer a full spectrum of treatment, supportive services, and patient education. Our certified ADA diabetes self-management program is a multi-disciplinary approach to treating your diabetes.

When you turn to Tufts Medical Center Community Care for endocrinology services, you can also be assured that our physicians will take a collaborative approach to your treatment. Your endocrinologist will work with your primary care physician, and other physicians within our expansive network, if necessary, to ensure continuity of care and help you achieve complete well-being.

If you would like to consult with an endocrinology specialist, please contact our Tufts Medical Center Community Care endocrinologists. Please contact these specialists at Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford at 781-306-6370 or MelroseWakefield Hospital at 781-979-3400.

Commonly Asked Questions


Ellen Klee, NP

781-306-6370   781-306-6375

Maura A. Previte, MSN, FNP-BC, CDE

781-979-3400   781-979-3488

Eduardo Rodriguez-Diaz, MD

781-306-6370   781-306-6375

Bindiya Thakkar, MD

781-979-3400   781-979-3488

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