ENDOCRINOLOGY

the medical branch that deals with the endocrine glands of the body which make up the endocrine system and produce hormones.

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Lamprini N. Gkouva

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Doctor

 

Department of Endocrinology – Diabetes Center 
of the Regional University General Hospital of Ioannina
Trained in Pediatric Endocrinology at the 
Unit of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism of the 1st Department of Pediatrics, Athens University Medical School, ‘Agia Sofia’ Children’s Hospital

Labrini at her office

Medical services offered

Diabetes Test

Diabetes Mellitus

— Blood pressure and heart rate measurement
– Blood sugar (blood glucose) measurement
– Assessing ongoing medication and modifying it when necessary, in line with the guidelines of international associations for the study of diabetes (ADA / EASD)

Thyroid gland diseases

Thyroid gland diseases

– Palpation of the thyroid gland
– Ultrasound condition monitoring
– Fine needle aspiration in
thyroid nodules

obese elderly woman

Obesity

– Weight measurement
– Measurement of body fat
– Body Mass Index (BMI) calculation
– Support and follow-up by a qualified dietitian-nutritionist

Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain

Disease of the hypothalamus and the pituitary gland

– Pituitary adenomas with hyper- or hypoproduction of hormones (e.g. hyperprolactinemia)

Ultrasound scans on patient's back

Adrenal diseases

– Adrenal tumors
– Hypersecretion or reduced production of adrenal hormones (hypersecretion of cortisol, aldosterone, adrenaline and noradrenaline)

Ultrasound of the abdomen

Parathyroid diseases

– Calcium metabolism disorders (hyper- and hypocalcemia)
– Hyperparathyroidism – Hypoparathyroidism
– Parathyroid adenomas

Photo of young woman with menstrual disorders

Gynecological endocrinology

– Menstrual disorders
– Reproductive endocrinology
– Menopause

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Close up photo of an obese boy

Pediatric endocrinology

– Short stature
– Disorders of puberty (early-delayed)

– Obesity

 

MAKE AN APPOINTMENT

Call us at (+30) 26830 24861

PATIENTS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED BY PREVIOUS APPOINTMENT

 

OPENING HOURS: every THURSDAY and FRIDAY from 08:00am to 16:00pm

CONTACT US

Tsaldari Panagi 15, Filippiada

T: 26830 24861

F: 26830 24862

bgkouva@yahoo.gr

Mixail Aggelou, Ioannina

T: 26510 25006

F: 26510 26550

bgkouva@yahoo.gr