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Endocrinology Experts Dedicated to

Your Whole Health

The endocrinologists at AdventHealth Hendersonville, formerly Park Ridge Health, work with patients to evaluate and treat endocrine and metabolic disorders. We specialize in the treatment of diabetes, thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, osteoporosis, lipid disorders, hypertensive disorders, Cushing's disease and metabolic disorders. We seek to improve the lives of our patients through state-of-the-art diagnosis and therapy options.

We’re here to help you find the right physician or a location that’s convenient for you.

Diabetes and Other Metabolic Disorders

Endocrinology Services We Offer

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Diagnosis and Testing

When you’re experiencing unexplained symptoms, you want answers — fast. AdventHealth Hendersonville, formerly Park Ridge Health, offers a wide range of diagnostic testing for type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, thyroid disorders and other metabolic conditions.

Your journey to whole health often starts with a comprehensive screening, where our compassionate endocrinologists get to know you, your health and anything you might not have considered in your self-care routines.

We also offer a variety of other tests and diagnostic services for metabolic disorders. These include:

  • Analysis of Lipoprotein Phenotypes and Interpretation of Lipoprotein Electrophoresis
  • Comprehensive Examination and Consultations
  • Interpretation of Static and Dynamic Endocrine Function Testing
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of the Thyroid
  • Performance of Dynamic Endocrine Testing
Diabetes Management

The diabetes specialists at AdventHealth Hendersonville can help you keep your condition in check and help you prevent complications. Whether you have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes, whether you’ve lived with diabetes for years or you’re newly diagnosed, you don’t have to travel your journey alone.

With support from your diabetes management team, you’ll have the tools you need make healthy lifestyle changes, manage your glucose testing, monitor your condition and live life to the fullest.

Other Metabolic Services

The experts at AdventHealth Hendersonville don’t just treat diabetes — we offer treatments for many endocrinology conditions and diseases, including thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, osteoporosis, lipid disorders, hypertensive disorders, Cushing's disease and more.

Our services for metabolic disorders include:

  • Comprehensive Examinations and Consultations
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Diseases of the Endocrine System
  • Interpretation of Static and Dynamic Endocrine Function Testing
  • Management of Hormone Delivery System
  • Management of Severely Obese Patients on Hypocaloric Diets

And since we are part of AdventHealth — a family of over 40 not-for-profit hospitals — our North Carolina endocrinology team can help you connect with experts across our network to find the knowledge, guidance and technology you need.

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Meet Our Diabetes Specialist

Kathya Rivera, MD

The endocrinologists at AdventHealth Hendersonville, formerly Park Ridge Health, diagnose and treat diseases that affect glands throughout the body, including diabetes, thyroid diseases, osteoporosis and metabolic disorders.

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