Pediatric Endocrinology

Our Team:

Haiyan Lu, MD

Natalie Smith, RN

Brookdale’s experts in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology diagnose and treat many diseases and disorders, such as:

Diabetes, including type 1 and type 2Childhood overweight or obesity
Pre-Diabetes (prevent type 2 diabetes)Growth disorders (short or tall stature)
Thyroid disorders, hyperthyroid and hypothyroidismLipid disorders
Calcium, vitamin D and bone disordersAdrenal glands disorders      
 Pituitary disordersPuberty disorders (Delayed, absent or premature puberty)
High prolactin hormoneDiabetes insipidus

We are also one of the New Born Screen referral centers in Brooklyn NY.

Using a team approach, we work together with dieticians, adolescent specialist, radiology, ophthalmology, and other specialties to meet each child’s needs.


  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center: (Inpatient services)
    • 1 Brookdale Plz, New York, New York 11212, United States. Third floor.
    • Tel: 718-240-6852
  • Brookdale Family Care Center-Linden: (Outpatient clinics)