At Palo Alto Medical Foundation, we offer advanced consultation and treatment for children with prediabetes and other disorders of the endocrine system. Pediatric endocrinologists at PAMF provide comprehensive care to children and their families to stop the progression of disease and prevent complications.
To take part in the program, children must meet the following criteria:
- Be ages 3 through 18
- Have a body mass index (BMI) greater than the 85th percentile
- Have at least one cholesterol or blood sugar-related abnormality on laboratory testing through the patient's primary care physician