Banner - University Medicine Diabetes and Endocrinology Institute

When you need to see a diabetes specialist or endocrinologist, we know what can go through your head. But what we want you to feel is a sense of calm and reassurance that you’re receiving the highest quality care possible – from the moment you sign in to your first steps to recovery.

Whether it’s a second opinion or a life-saving procedure, the specialists at the Diabetes and Endocrinology Institute's centers and clinics offer seamless collaboration between doctors and whole-scale expertise when it comes to diabetes and endocrinology care in the greater Phoenix and Arizona areas. And because we're located on campus at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, our endocrinologists have access to some of the newest medical technologies and most advanced treatment techniques for diabetics and those facing kidney disease and complications available.

1441 N 12th St
Phoenix, AZ 85006


Monday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Services At This Location

Patients and Visitors

Accepted Health Insurance

Banner Health accepts most major insurances. If you have any questions about coverage, please contact your insurer prior to scheduling an appointment.

Patients are asked to pay their insurance co-payment at the time of their visit. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover as well as personal checks or cash. Any outstanding balance is due within 30 days.

About Us

The Banner – University Medicine Diabetes and Endocrinology Institute can help manage and treat many complications and illnesses that can arise from diabetes, metabolism-related ailments, and obesity. From information and educational materials and more, it’s all a part of how we’re trying to make life easier by making health care better – especially when you need to see a specialist focused on diabetes, bariatrics, and endocrinology.

Our specialized centers include:

Some of the services our specialists offer include:

  • Diabetes and diabetes-related medical conditions
  • Metabolism and obesity conditions
  • Pituitary disorders
  • General endocrinology
  • Thyroid  (nodules/goiter, thyroid cancer, hyperthyroidism and Graves’ disease, hypothyroidism, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, molecular markers for thyroid cancer diagnosis)
  • Parathyroid (hyperparathyroidism, hypercalcemia, osteoporosis/osteopenia and kidney stones related to parathyroid disease, parathyroid disease due to renal disease, dialysis or kidney transplant, vitamin D deficiencies)
  • Adrenal conditions (incidentalomas, pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas, aldosteronomas, Cushing’s)
  • Genetic and hereditary endocrine conditions (multiple endocrine neoplasia type I and II, Cowden syndrome/PHTS/PTEN mutations, familial adenomatous polyposis FAP, familial thyroid cancer)
  • Ultrasound for all thyroid and parathyroid conditions, neck masses and lymph nodes, lymph node mapping for thyroid cancer, ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNA)
  • Surgery for all of the above conditions, including operations performed for complex, recurrent or reoperative disease, and specialized bariatric surgery, specialized thyroid and lymph node surgeries, parathyroidectomy, adrenalectomy, and operations performed as minimally invasive surgery

Academic Medicine

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents.

Banner – University Medicine includes Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and Banner – University Medical Center South, Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, the University of Arizona Cancer Center, physician clinics and a health plan division.

Across its campuses Banner – University Medicine performs life-changing research and provides graduate medical education to those who go on to touch lives across Arizona, the nation and the world. The medical centers are a vital part of Banner Health’s mission to make health care easier, so that life can be better.

Academic Medicine Difference

The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.

Academic Medicine
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson