Endocrinology is the study of endocrine glands. The endocrine system is a group of glands in the body which secrete hormones. Glands in the endocrine system include the thyroid gland, the adrenal glands and the pituitary gland, among others. Endocrine Surgery involves surgical treatment for disorders of the glands of the Endocrine System.
Endocrine surgery specializes in the surgical treatment of endocrine diseases. In endocrine surgery cases, endocrinologists and endocrine surgeons will typically work in close cooperation to provide the best possible treatment for patients with endocrine disorders.