Medical Services

We have specialized treatments for children, adults and seniors. The best personalized treatments and the best procedures.

Clinical Research

Studies determine the safety and effectiveness of medications. DGD Clinic participates in a variety of research studies.

Meet our Qualified Doctors

All of our physicians are board-certified in Endocrinology and Metabolism, a sub-specialty of Internal Medicine. Our providers are first class and recognized in each specialty that they perform in our institution.

Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic in San Antonio, TX

We offer the best treatments for hormonal and metabolic disorders such as Type 1, Type 2 & Gestational Diabetes, Thyroid Disease, Osteoporosis, Lipid Disorders (High Cholesterol), Pituitary & Adrenal Gland Disease, Menstrual Disorders & Hirsutism (Excessive Facial Hair on Women).

“Most recognized specialized hospitalization center in South Texas”

Diabetes & Glandular Blog

Three ways your thyroid helps you thrive

Three Ways Your Thyroid Helps You Thrive

The thyroid is a small gland located in front of the neck. It is shaped like a butterfly and is responsible for producing hormones that affect function in every part of the body. Without the proper balance of these hormone levels, sleep, hair growth, metabolism, and other disorders may develop. You could say your thyroid’s

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Growth hormone deficiency blog

Effects of a Growth Hormone Deficiency

1 out of 7,000 babies is born with a growth hormone deficiency (GHD). The condition is a result of the pituitary gland making too little of the growth hormone. The effects of a growth hormone deficiency cause more than height differences. Here are the facts. Growth Hormone Deficiency The pituitary gland is located at the

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Endocrinologist: The Diabetes Doctor

Endocrinologist: The Diabetes Doctor

Our endocrine system is comprised of a series of glands. These secrete and produce hormones essential to a wide variety of bodily functions. The testes, pituitary, thyroid, pancreas, and ovaries are some primary examples of glands involved. Though most general practitioners can diagnose and treat some basic hormonal conditions, sometimes a true specialist is necessary. When it

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Offering Same-Day New Patient Appointments

Dr. Mahendra Ghanta


Dr. Ghanta

Dr. Mahendra Ghanta is a Board-Certified Endocrinologist with a background in internal medicine. Dr. Ghanta is highly regarded by his patients and peers with over a decade of practicing medicine in Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and several states in the U.S.