Child Hormone Specialist (child endocrinologist) in Chennai, Tamilnadu

Posted on November 9, 2016 with 0 comments

Child Hormone Specialist – Pediatric Endocrinologist in India? If your child has problems with growth, puberty, diabetes, or other disorders related to the hormones and the glands that produce them, a pediatric endocrinologist may treat your child. Hormones are chemicals that affect how other parts of the body work. For example, hormones decide how a […]

Growth Hormone stimulation testing in chennai

Posted on November 4, 2016 with 0 comments

The growth hormone (GH) stimulation test measures the level of growth hormone (GH) in the blood after you receive medication that triggers the release of GH, such as arginine or GH-releasing hormone. The test measures the ability of the pituitary gland to release GH. In Apollo Children’s Hospital, we perform Growth Hormone stimulation testing with […]

Growth Hormone Treatment in India, Chennai

Posted on October 12, 2016 with 0 comments

A Guide for Patients and Parents What is growth hormone deficiency? Growth hormone deficiency is a rare cause for growth failure in which the child does not make enough growth hormone. Growth hormone is one of several hormones made by the pituitary gland, which is located at the base of the brain behind the nose. […]

How to help your child grow taller?

Posted on April 29, 2016 with 0 comments

The best way to ensure your child reaches her genetic height potential is by serial height monitoring starting from birth at least every 3 months by your pediatrician.



If growth monitoring shows faltering at any age, consult your pediatric endocrinologist.

How tall will be your child?

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You can calculate the predicted adult height of your child based on the parents height and sex of the child.



Click this link to calculate