Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Rare Diseases

Pediatric Department of Ospedale San Raffaele deals with the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric and adolescent pathologies. Alongside the most common pediatric diseases, treatment of pediatric endocrinological, diabetes, and rare diseases represents the area of excellence of the department.

Numerous research projects are active on the prevention and therapy of type I diabetes, treatment of thyroid diseases, genetic obesity, congenital adrenal hyperplasia, pubertal developmental diseases and hypoglycemia. Physicians also study the endocrinological aspects of rare diseases, the prevention of osteoporosis and forms of malabsorption, such as celiac disease.

Main conditions treated

Our excellence in numbers


outpatients visits for diabetology


outpatients visits for growth disorders


outpatients visits for pubertal and sex development disorders


outpatient visits for thyroid disorders


outpatient visits for bone metabolism disorders

We reach the highest goals for you

Alongside clinical activities, the department contributes to basic science and clinical research in multiple areas, that results in a great number of yearly publications in national and international scientific journals.

Certificate UNICEF-WHO BFH: Baby Friendly Hospital

Ospedale San Raffaele

Certificate UNICEF-WHO BFH: Baby Friendly Hospital

UNI EN ISO 9001:2015

Ospedale San Raffaele

UNI EN ISO 9001:2015


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Where do we treat it?

At GSD Group, you can find this specialty at these departments: