From the moment you enter our facility, you are in the hands of the nation’s top pituitary experts. Our highly regarded team includes leaders in the fields of neurosurgery, endocrinology and neuro-ophthalmology.
Pituitary tumors are complex, affecting many different functions of the body. Because of their delicate location and the important functions they control, treating pituitary tumors requires a high level of skill and experience.
MedStar Pituitary Center Offers Comprehensive Care
It started several years ago, when Ronald Tekel went to his doctor in Arizona for a routine checkup. A blood test revealed a high calcium level. Months later, an endocrinologist conducted further tests, which showed an irregularity in a hormone called human growth factor.