Lafayette Arthritis and Endocrine Clinic

401 Audubon Blvd

Lafayette, La.  70503

 

Phone:  337-237-7801

Fax:  337-235-1865 

Office Hours

We are open during the following hours:

 

Monday thru Thursday     8am - 5 pm

Fridays         8am - noon

 

Lab Hours:  for walk-in patients 

Monday thru Thursday  

 8am - 11am

1pm - 3pm

 



Patient Information

Before your visit, make sure to download and print out our patient forms.

Endocrinology is a complex study of the various hormones and their actions and disorders in the body. Glands are organs that produce hormones. These are substances that help to control activities in the body and have several effects on the metabolism, reproduction, food absorption and utilization, growth and development etc. The glands that make up the endocrine system include the pineal, hypothalamus, pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, thymus, adrenals, pancreas, ovaries and testes.

An endocrinologist is a specially trained doctor who has training in Internal Medicine as well.