Endocrinology

Female doctor examining her patient.

Endocrinology is the branch of medicine that deals with hormones. A hormone is any substance that is created in a gland and released into the bloodstream for effects elsewhere. Branches of Endocrinology include Pediatric, Surgical, Medical and Reproductive Endocrinology. As a Reproductive Endocrinologist, Dr. Howe Specializes in the treatment of female hormonal problems, including:

  • Infertility
  • Irregular, Absent or Heavy Menstruation Periods
  • Excessive Hair Growth
  • Problems of Menopause
  • Osteoporosis (Bone Loss)
  • Type 2 Diabetes, insulin resistance
  • Decreased Libido
  • Early or Late Pubertal Development
  • Early Menopause
  • Polycystic Ovaries (PCO)
  • Premenstrual Tension Syndrome
  • Thyroid diseases
  • Obesity

Reproductive Endocrinology disorders in men, which Dr Howe also treats, include:

  • Infertility
  • Type 2 Diabetes, insulin resistance
  • Hypogonadism (low testosterone)
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Osteoporosis (Bone Loss)
  • Obesity
  • Erectile Dysfunction, Decreased Libido

Robert Howe, MD

281 Maple St.
East Longmeadow, MA 01028

Tel: (413) 525-5160
Fax: (413) 525-5170

Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am – 12:00pm

About Us

– Convenient Location
– Off-Street Parking
– Saturday Appointments
– Wheelchair Accesible
– On-Site Lab
– On-Site Ultrasound
– Medicare Accepted

Hyperion Selene-Touch
& Vaginal Phototherapy

We are pleased to announce that we now offer Hyperion Selene-Touch and Vaginal Phototherapy procedures. We are the only practice in Western Massachusetts to offer these services!

Since 1997 Dr Howe has affiliated with IVF New England, the premiere program for assisted reproduction and egg banking in our region. This assures you of extraordinary care and superior clinical results in your journey to parenthood. Read more…