What is Endocrinology?
Endocrinology is the study of medicine that relates to the endocrine system, which is the system that controls hormones. An endocrinologist will deal with diseases that are caused by problems with hormones.
What is an Endocrinologist?
An endocrinologist is a doctor who has studied the endocrine system and its diseases. They know how to diagnose the diseases of the endocrine glands, and also how to treat them. Because they specialize in these conditions, which can be complex and have hard-to-spot symptoms, an endocrinologist is your best advocate when dealing with hormonal issues.