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Endocrinologists

In the In-patient Department “Gaiļezers”, consultations are provided by certified endocrinologists Guna Krūmiņa, Ingvars Rasa, Andra Valtere and proffesor Aivars Lejnieks.

In the In-patient Department “Biķernieki”, consultations are provided by certified endocrinologist Ināra Kalniņa.

The most frequently encountered diseases and conditions that require certified endocrinologist’s consultation are:

  • Thyroid diseases – hormonal imbalances of thyroid function, autoimmune diseases, structural changes of the thyroid – nodes and cysts;
  • Pancreas diseases – mainly diabetes, gestational diabetes, insulinoma, hypoglycemia;
  • Diseases of parathyroid glands – disorders of calcium metabolism, osteoporosis;
  • Pituitary diseases – acromegaly, hyperprolactinaemia, patients after pituitary surgeries and radiation therapy;
  • Ovarian diseases – polycystic ovary syndrome, menstrual disorders, infertility;
  • Adrenal diseases – serious and difficult-to-adjust arterial hypertension, excessive hair, disorders of potassium metabolism;
  • Adiposity;
  • Transsexualism.

The following technologies and examinations may be recommended with an endocrinologist’s referral and in cooperation with other specialists:

  • ultrasonography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance, and other radiation diagnostic radiology examinations;
  • pancreas aspiration biopsy under the control of ultrasonography with its cytological analysis;
  • determination of bone mineral density using DXA (central osteodensitometry);
  • scintigraphy examination;
  • neurography and neurometrics;
  • electromyography;
  • blood vessel examination;
  • hormonal examination and determination of antibodies, stimulation and suppression tests;
  • examination of the fundus of eye and laser photocoagulation;
  • consultations and care by the specialists of the diabetic foot care room;
  • consultations by other specialists.

In order to register for an out-patient consultation by the specialist:

call on (+371) 67000610

send an e-mail to pieraksts@aslimnica.lv

Fill in an e-registration form

Last update: 2018.01.12 - 12:50