Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Endocrinologist Robert Chadband, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. A native of Gilchrist, Oregon, he is a graduate of the University of Oregon and completed medical school at the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center. He completed his post-doctoral training in Internal Medicine and his Endocrinology Fellowship at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington where he had a distinguished military career. Throughout his career, Dr. Chadband has participated in numerous clinical research projects, served as clinical academic faculty and trained several hundred primary care physicians in Residency programs.
As an Endocrinologist, Dr. Chadband is a specialty physician who treats imbalances of hormones of the endocrine system of the body. Endocrinologists are licensed internal medicine doctors who have passed an additional certification exam. An endocrinologist trains for almost two to three years in endocrinology after completing four years of medical schooling and three years of post-graduation in internal medicine. Dr. Chadband treats patients 18 and older for conditions such as:
- Low testosterone
- Metabolic disorders
- Pituitary disorders
- Thyroid diseases
“I’m excited to provide this much-needed service to the community,” Dr. Chadband said. “I look forward to joining the team at Cullman Regional and working with my patients to develop a personalized plan that suits the patient’s condition and lifestyle while using the latest treatment options.”
Dr. Chadband has most recently practiced in Anniston, Alabama but has provided care for patients in various hospitals and clinics throughout the nation for more than 35 years. He and his wife, Charlene, reside in Trussville and have three grown children. In his spare time, he enjoys stained glass window making, reading and collecting books, fiction writing, needlework and calligraphy.
Dr. Chadband is currently accepting new patients and has joined Cullman Regional Medical Group – North, located in Professional Office Building 1, Suite 450 (1948 AL Highway 157, Cullman, AL 35058). Schedule an appointment with Dr. Chadband by calling 256-735-5075. For more information about Dr. Chadband or services provided by Cullman Regional, visit online here.