Adrenal disorder can lead to many types of issues, including unexplained weight gain or loss and extreme fatigue. With two convenient locations, the team at Premier Endocrinology in Florida can diagnose and help you manage adrenal disorders. Between Theresa Fynn, MD, in St. Cloud and Kwame Ntim, MD, in Kissimmee, you can get comprehensive care for the most complex of adrenal disorder issues. Call the clinic nearest you to book your evaluation or use the online scheduler.
You have two adrenal glands — one on top of each kidney. They’re responsible for producing hormones that:
Your adrenal glands are even responsible for producing cortisol, which is the hormone that helps you react to stressors, including injury or illness.
Yes, although your symptoms vary depending on which hormones are affected — you can either produce too much or too little.
Cushing’s syndrome stems from an overproduction of cortisol. With Cushing’s syndrome, you may experience:
Addison’s disease occurs when your adrenal glands don’t produce enough cortisol and aldosterone, a steroid hormone essential for balancing sodium levels. This condition causes:
Pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma are tumors of your adrenal glands that are typically non-cancerous. These tumors lead to the production and release of hormones — adrenaline or noradrenaline — that affect your blood pressure. Aside from high or low blood pressure, you might also notice:
Some of the other types of adrenal disorder issues include pituitary tumors, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and hyperaldosteronism. Since so many types of disorders and issues exist, it’s important to get a thorough diagnosis at Premier Endocrinology.
With their expertise in complex adrenal disorder treatments, Dr. Fynn and Dr. Ntim offer the latest evidence-based solutions. Depending on your specific diagnosis and symptoms, your adrenal disorder treatment can include:
If you’ve struggled to find a solution for adrenal disorders, the team at Premier Endocrinology can help. They spend time thoroughly evaluating your current health and symptoms, as well as your previous medical history. Your adrenal disorder treatment plan is customized to your specific needs.
Before living another day with symptoms associated with adrenal disorders, schedule an evaluation at Premier Endocrinology. Call the location that’s most convenient for you or use the online scheduler.