The medical practice at Parker Place is run by Dr. Elizabeth Parker, a board-certified pediatric endocrinologist, whose focus is on using lifestyle choices to treat, in whole or in part, many medical problems facing children and adolescents today.
The same problems that are affecting many adults in our society, such as Type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol, and obesity, are becoming increasingly prevalent in children and youth as well. Dr. Parker welcomes children and teens who may be struggling to maintain a healthy weight and whose weight may be affecting their health. These conditions include, but are not limited to:
- High Cholesterol
- High blood pressure
- Insulin resistance
- Type 2 diabetes
- Elevated liver enzymes
- Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
In addition, Dr. Parker treats a variety of general pediatric endocrine disorders including but not limited to:
- Thyroid problems
- Poor growth
- Short stature
- Early or late puberty
- Calcium and Vitamin D disorders
If you feel your child would benefit from a consultation in our medical practice, please speak with your child’s primary care doctor or feel free to give us a call directly. You can also visit our list of accepted insurance plans, download our patient forms, or learn more about making a medical appointment at Parker Place.