Dr. Enas Al Zaghal talking to a patient.

The endocrine system includes all the glands in the body that make hormones. Our endocrinologists specialize in diagnosing and treating disorders of the endocrine system in adults. These may include adrenal disorders, diabetes, osteoporosis, thyroid and parathyroid disorders and pituitary disorders. They will often work closely with primary medicine providers, internists, and other specialists to manage and treat these disorders and diseases.

Endocrinology Conditions We Treat

Endocrinologists are specialists trained to diagnose and treat problems related to the endocrine system, which is made up of numerous glands and organs that produce hormones. Common endocrine disorders include:

  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary gland disorders
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Weight management
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Graves’ Disease
When to Make an Appointment
Endocrine disorders can cause a combination of the below symptoms. Talk to your primary care provider if you are experiencing a combination of the following symptoms:
  • Anxiety or depression
  • Bone or joint pain
  • Brittle hair or nails
  • Changes in menstrual periods
  • Decreased sex drive
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Dry skin
  • Fatigue
  • Feeling cold
  • Feeling jittery or shaky
  • Hot flashes
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle weakness
  • New or increased hair growth
  • Unexplained weight gain or loss
Your primary care provider can then refer you to an endocrinologist, if needed, who will work with you to create an individualized treatment plan.

Endocrinology Physicians

Enas Al Zaghal
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Kaitlin G. Brau
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Endocrinology Clinics

301 N. 27th St.
Norfolk, NE 68701 Ph: (402) 844-8680 Fax: (402) 844-8681 Hours: Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m Directions