Featured Stories

  • Rachel with her drum set.

    Patients finds expertise, friendliness and fun at diabetes program - and "fun" is not what Rachel expected. Even her family was included in the program.

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  • Cate at her home.

    The UNC Children’s Turner Syndrome Program is working to build awareness of Turner syndrome and show patients like Cate and their families that they can overcome their diagnosis.

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  • Connor leads a full life

    Most families don't realize that dealing with an illness like diabetes can have an effect on everyone. One family shares what they have learned about "life with diabetes."

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  • Dan with "Dexter"

    Dane was just an infant when he was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes—among the youngest diabetic children his pediatric endocrinologist, Dr. Nina Jain, has ever treated. Dane doesn’t let his diagnosis define him or deter him from childhood’s greatest pursuits.

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More Than Just Patient Care

Learn how our pediatric endocrinology team advances UNC Children’s important research and medical education missions.

Endocrinology care.

Pediatric Endocrinology

UNC Children's pediatric endocrinology and diabetes healthcare providers aim to provide excellent, comprehensive, evidence-based care in a patient-centered environment. Your child and family are unique and should be treated as such. We recognize that there are multiple ways to provide optimal care for each individual patient. Our goal is to work with the family to determine optimal treatment options for our patient and facilitate success in treatment.

At UNC Children’s, you’ll get family-centered, long-term care for your child as s/he grows and develops, along with a seamless transition to adult endocrinology services as needed. You can trust your child is getting top-quality care because UNC Children’s diabetes and endocrinology programs are ranked by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals 2014–2015.

Care Close to Home

Find pediatric endocrinology care close to home. We offer services at two convenient locations in the Triangle:

Contact Us

Call the Pediatric Diabetes Clinic at 984-974-1401 to make an appointment with a pediatric endocrinologist at UNC Children’s.

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