Toronto Western Hospital |
Maps & Directions West Wing – 4th Floor. The Pituitary Clinic is part of the
Krembil Neuroscience Centre.
Monday – Friday9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Phone: 416 603 5463
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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