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The Pituitary Program at the University of Colorado provides a comprehensive approach for the evaluation and treatment of patients with Pituitary Disorders. The program is committed to outstanding patient care, excellence in education and the advancement of clinical and basic research in pituitary disorders.


CU Pituitary Program Offers:

  • A Multidisciplinary Approach to Patients with Pituitary Diseases with Specialists in: Endocrinology, Neurosurgery, Radiology, Neuroophthalmology, Neuropathology and Radiation Oncology.
  • Same-Day Outpatient Evaluation in a Joint Endocrine and Neurosurgery Pituitary clinic  
  • Referral Center with ~500 New Patient Consultations and ~200 Pituitary Surgeries Performed Annually
  • Comprehensive Medical Management of Patients with Prolactinomas, Cushing's Syndrome, Acromegaly, Nonfunctioning Pituitary Tumors, Craniopharyngiomas, Rathke Cleft Cysts and Pituitary Hormone Deficiencies
  • Advanced Transphenoidal/Endoscopic Surgery for Patients undergoing Pituitary Surgery
  • State-of-the-art Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Non-Surgical or Recurrent Pituitary Tumors Patients.

University of Colorado researchers will receive about $52 million, creating up to 520 jobs.  

The School of Medicine graduates primary care physicians at twice the national rate, helping to alleviate a national shortage in the field.

University of Colorado researchers will receive about $52 million, creating up to 520 jobs and countless scientific breakthroughs.

2015 Pituitary Patient Education Day  

Pituitary Patient Education Day,  is scheduled this year on June 27, 2015.  Our objective is to educate patients and their families about pituitary disorders, so they can better understand and manage their conditions.

New 2015 Invite.pdf 2015 Invite.pdf