Endocrinology Services

Wesley Fairfield, MDDr. Wes Fairfield sees patients with general endocrinologic disorders (excluding diabetes mellitus) with particular expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid disorders, including thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, and thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy.

Dr. Fairfield is certified in neck ultrasound through the Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound (ECNU) Program by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. He evaluates and treats osteoporosis, adrenal disorders, hyperparathyroidism, metabolic bone disorders, male hypogonadism, and polycystic ovary syndrome.

Dr. Fairfield completed neuroendocrinology subspecialty training at Massachusetts General Hospital and routinely evaluates and manages pituitary disorders, including non-functioning adenomas, prolactinomas, acromegaly, Cushing's disease, growth hormone deficiency, diabetes insipidus, SIADH, Rathke's cleft cysts and other sellar masses such as craniopharyngiomas.

  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Thyroid dysfunction during
  • pregnancy/preconception
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Anterior neck nodules
  • Goiter
  • Iodine deficiency
  • Papillary thyroid cancer
  • Follicular thyroid cancer
  • Medullary thyroid cancer
  • Anaplastic thyroid cancer

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  • Pituitary tumors
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Acromegaly
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Hypopituitarism
  • SIADH
  • Hyponatremia
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Hypernatremia
  • Sella irradiation

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  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteopenia
  • Low bone density
  • Fragility fractures
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Parathyroid carcinoma
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Refractory vitamin D
  • deficiency
  • Paget’s disease (bone)
  • Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia
  • Hypophosphatemia
  • (XLHR/HHRH)
  • Osteogenesis imperfecta

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  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Adrenal nodules
  • Glucocorticoid dependency
  • Adrenocortical carcinoma
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Hyperaldosteronisim
  • Secondary hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyperkalemia

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  • Male hypogonadism
  • Klinefelter syndrome
  • Hypogonadotropic
  • hypogonadism
  • Gynecomastia
  • Secondary amenorrhea
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Turner syndrome
  • Female hyperandrogenism
  • Congenital adrenal
  • hyperplasia
  • Primary ovarian insufficiency
  • Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome

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  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Paragangliomas
  • Carcinoid syndrome
  • Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
  • Hypoglycemia/Insulinoma
  • Gastroenteropancreatic
  • neuroendocrine tumors

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