Endocrinology and metabolic medicine
General endocrinology is treated here at Airedale by our endocrinologists. We also perform fine needle aspiration of thyroid procedures.
A lipid clinic is also held every third Tuesday of the month at Skipton hospital. The referral criteria for the clinic is
- Failure to respond or intolerant to traditional lipid lowering therapy
- Unusually high or spectacular lipid values
- Suspected familial lipid disorders
- Need for combined lipid lowering therapy
- Recent pancreatitis