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About the Pituitary Clinic

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Location

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West Wing – 4th Floor. ​​The Pituitary Clinic is part of the Krembil Neuroscience Centre.

Hours & Contact

Monday – Friday
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Phone: 416 603 5463

What We Do

The Pituitary Clinic treats patients with tumours and other disorders of the pituitary gland.

The pituitary gland is about the size of a pea and is located in the base of the skull. This gland functions as a "master gland" and controls the secretion of many different hormones that affect various areas in the body. The most frequent cause of pituitary disorders is a tumour on the gland.

Neurosurgeons at the Pituitary Clinic are experts in the area of cranial surgery for patients and work closely with our endocrinologists and imaging experts.

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