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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University Specialty Clinics provides consultative, diagnostic and therapeutic services and educational programs for endocrine and metabolic disorders. In addition to caring for patients, our physicians teach and train medical students, residents, and future endocrinologists. They also participate in a variety of research and scientific activities. The Division maintains a specialized Diabetes Unit and provides in-depth subspecialty expertise in the following areas:

  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Cancers and tumors of the glands
  • Cholesterol (Lipid) Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrine Tumors
  • Hirsutism
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Male and female reproductive disorders
  • Metabolic bond and calcium metabolism disorders
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary
  • Sodium and water metabolism disorders
  • Thyroid disorders


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Ali A. Rizvi, MD - Director
A. Julian Munoz, MD
Ambika Rao, MD
Dr. Brooke McAdams
Manfredi Rizzo, MD, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine     

Specialty Nurses
Kyoka Smith RN
Linda Peraino, CMA

2 Medical Park, Suite 506
Columbia, SC  29203

P (803) 540-1000
F (803) 540-1011