Endocrinology

Jameson brings top notch physicians and talented staff specialized in disorders of the metabolic and endocrine systems. We offer a full spectrum of services bringing expertise in diagnosis and treatment of these disorders conveniently to our community.

The Jameson Endocrinology Department will consult you and help you to manage, maintain and improve the following metabolic and endocrine system disorders:

Diabetes

  • Type 1
  • Type 2
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Increased Risk of Diabetes
    • Borderline
    • Pre-Diabetes
  • Reactive Hypoglycemia

As a diabetic, in addition to close treatment from your primary care physician (or ob-gyn in the case of gestational diabetes), you may also consider seeing an endocrinologist to help you manage and improve your numbers – and your overall health. Our endocrinologist will communicate with your PCP about any medication adjustments or changes to your care plan.

Thyroid

  • Goiter/Nodules
  • Hyperthyroidism/Graves Disease
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Thyroid Adenoma/Cancer
  • Thyroiditis
  • Post-Partum Thyroiditis

Pituitary

  • Anterior Lobe Disorders
  • Posterior Lobe Disorders

Adrenal

  • Adrenal Hypofunction
  • Adrenal Hyperfunction
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Nonfunctional Adrenal Masses

Parathyroid

  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism

Osteoporosis

Reproductive Organs

  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • Hirsutism
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Contact Information

Doug Petrik, RN
Coordinator
UPMC Jameson Endocrinology

Dana Vucinich, MD
Endocrinologist

Westgate Plaza
2010 West State Street
New Castle, PA 16105
724-657-3224
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.