We’ve developed these referral guidelines to guide you through the process of referring to CHOC Children’s Endocrinology. Please follow the instructions provided in the guidelines to ensure qualification and appropriate process in referring your patient.
Our highly experienced, board-certified endocrinologists provide innovative and efficient care to improve the quality of life for children and their families.
We commonly treat:
Services offered include:
The program consists of 6 interactive sessions taught in Spanish/English. All members of the families, ages 8-75, are encouraged to attend. Younger children can see the classes from the babysitting area and can participate in the family games. A pre-test is given to assess knowledge of the causes of obesity and Type 2 diabetes. A pre-survey is done to assess obesity related behaviors. Height and weight are measured at the first, fifth and sixth class. Participants may weight themselves each week if they choose. BMI’s are calculated. The topics of the first 5 weekly classes are:
Per your health care provider’s instructions, please fill out the form below and fax to 714-509-8513.
For any questions regarding PODER referrals, please call 714-509-7323 or 714-509-4204.
Our physician concierge service expedites physician-to-physician communication with CHOC specialists.
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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