More Than Just Patient Care

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

Living life to the fullest

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. Now a thriving 4-year-old, Dane doesn’t let his diagnosis define him or deter him from childhood’s greatest pursuits. More >>

A Team Approach to Care

When you choose UNC Children’s for pediatric endocrinology, your child will benefit from a team of medical professionals, including board-certified pediatric endocrinologists, pediatric endocrinology fellows or pediatric residents, Certified Diabetes Educators, nutritionists and nurses.

Many children with endocrine disorders are at risk for social or adjustment problems. Our care team includes child psychologist and/or social worker to help our families find emotional support and facilitate access to resources in their communities.

You’re encouraged to let us know about any concerns you have with your child’s health, development or care at any time.

Contact Us

Call us at 984-974-1401 to make an appointment with one of UNC Children's endocrinology and diabetes specialists.

Share a book!

Through generous donations we are proud to offer a library of support books for our patients and families to take home and share with others. If you would like to donate books to our library, please use this wish list link.

If you have any questions about gifts-in-kind or would like a receipt for your gift, please contact Becky Batts.

Thank you for your generosity and support of our patients and families.