Endocrinologist Dr. Rebecca Adochio treats patients in Edwards, CO and Dr. Melvin Stjernholm treats patients in Frisco, CO for diabetes, thyroid, metabolic diseases and more.

Endocrinology is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to those glands and hormones. The human endocrine system consists of a number of glands that produce and secrete hormones to control the body's metabolism, growth, sexual development and function.    
 
Endocrinology appointments are available in Edwards and Frisco. While no referral is necessary to book an appointment, patients are encouraged to contact their insurance company to determine whether a referral is required for optimal insurance coverage.
 
VVMC's board-certified endocrinologists treat the following adult diseases:
  • Diabetes including prediabetes, Type 1, Type 2, and other forms of diabetes
  • Thyroid disorders including hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism
  • Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer with in-office ultrasound and biopsy services
  • Metabolic diseases and weight disorders
  • Hormone Replacement for the treatment of Menopause Symptoms
  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Metabolic bone disorders including Osteoporosis and vitamin D deficiency  
  • Pituitary disease
  • Parathyroid disease
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