Endocrinology - For Referring Physicians

Endocrinology - For Referring Physicians

Learn how to refer patients to the Pediatric Endocrinology team at Penn State Children’s Hospital. 

Refer a patient

Learn how to refer a patient by calling any of our telephone numbers below.

How to refer patients to Pediatric Endocrinology

All new patients must be referred to Penn State Children’s Hospital Pediatric Endocrinology by their physicians.

To refer new endocrinology patients:

  • Call 717-531-6807 and select option 2.
  • Provide patient registration information.
  • Complete the Pediatric Endocrinology Intake Form that we’ll fax to you. Instructions on the intake form list the requirements for an appointment to be scheduled.

Fax the completed Pediatric Endocrinology Intake Form with the required information to 717-531-6139.
After the on-call endocrinologist reviews the intake form and information, the Scheduling Department will contact the patient’s parents to offer an appointment date and time. The referring physician will receive a fax with the date and time of the appointment once it is scheduled.

The patient will receive a new patient packet containing directions to the Pediatric Endocrinology office, and forms to be completed and taken to the appointment.

To refer new diabetes patients:

Call 717-531-6807 and select option 2.
Provide patient registration information.

To refer Transfer of Care diabetes patients (Transfer of Care patients have been previously diagnosed, are known diabetics and are currently on medication):

  • Call 717-531-6807 and select option 2.
  • Provide patient registration information.
  • Complete the Pediatric Endocrinology Intake Form that we’ll fax to you. Instructions on the intake form list the requirements for an appointment to be scheduled.
  • Fax the completed Pediatric Endocrinology Intake Form along with required information to 717-531-6139.
  • The Scheduling Department will contact the patient’s parents to offer an appointment date and time. The referring physician will receive a fax with the date and time of the appointment once it is scheduled.
  • The patient will receive a new patient packet containing directions to the Pediatric Endocrinology office, and forms to be completed and taken to the appointment.

Contact us

Scheduling: 717-531-4751
Fax: 717-531-6139

Academic Office: 717-531-1481