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Temporary Visitor Restrictions

Because the number of influenza cases has significantly increased throughout the region, children age 12 and under may not visit patients effective Wednesday, January 8. This applies to all Wake Forest Baptist inpatient locations and will remain in effect until the number of flu cases decreases significantly.
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Word! Pediatric Endocrinologist

Word! Pediatric Endocrinologist

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Pediatric Endocrinologist

(En español: Especialista en endocrinología pediátrica)

Say: pee-dee-AT-rik en-duh-krih-NOL-eh-jist

This is the name for the type of doctor who deals with hormones, those special chemical substances your body produces. Hormones make things happen all over the body, especially during puberty. Pediatric endocrinologists help kids with diabetes, growth problems, and more.