Mediclinic Durbanville’s endocrinology service is offered by Dr Chris Greyling, Specialist Physician and Endocrinologist. The service includes the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of diseases of the endocrine system and metabolism. These include but are not limited to:

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Comprehensive management of all forms of diabetes
  • Continuous Glucose Management (CGM)
  • Insulin pump therapy
  • Other disorders of glucose metabolism and hypoglycaemic disorders
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Calcium- and vitamin D-related disorders
  • Imbalance of water and electrolytes
  • Osteoporosis and metabolic bone diseases
  • Reproductive health and infertility
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Disorders of growth and puberty
  • Pregnancy and endocrine diseases
  • Obesity and bariatric surgery
  • Lipid disorders
  • Rare endocrine-related disorders and syndromes

The main objectives of our service are as follows: 

  • To offer comprehensive management for patients with diabetes mellitus and endocrine disease.
  • To coordinate the multidisciplinary management of such patients and prepare selected patients for endocrine surgery.
  • To offer a high standard of follow-up care for our patients. 
  • To work closely with other medical disciplines involving endocrine patients and collaborate with dietetics and nursing diabetes educators. 
  • To deliver a service of clinical excellence.

To make an appointment, contact:

The Durbanville Institute of Diabetes and Endocrinology,

Unit 2, 17 Somerset Cresent, Durbanville, Cape Town, 7550

021 595 0105