Dr. Arlene Mercado MD
- Pediatric Endocrinology Brooklyn, NY
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Dr. Arlene Mercado, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY, with other offices in Brooklyn, NY and Elmhurst, NY (and 1 other location). Their specialties include Pediatric Endocrinology. Dr. Mercado is affiliated with Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, Brooklyn University Hospital and Elmhurst Hospital Center. They speak English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Arlene Mercado has the following 1 area of expertise and 1 specialty.
Endocrinologists treat disorders related to our glands and the hormones they produce. Because hormones play a key role in the growth and development of children, these conditions often pose different threats to children than they do adults. That’s where a pediatric endocrinologist comes in.
They can diagnose and treat hormonal disorders such as abnormal thyroid function, growth complications and early or delayed puberty. Ambiguous genitals as well as ovarian and testicular dysfunction are also part of their expertise. Childhood obesity, diabetes and problems with low blood sugar also tie back to hormone function and may require consulting with a pediatric endocrinologist.
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Type 2 Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is a chronic disease in which your body is unable to maintain a normal blood sugar (glucose) level.
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