Pediatric Endocrinology


To make an appointment, call (910) 667-6819.  A physician referral is required for new patients.

Kateryna Kotlyarevska, MD, sees patients full-time with the support of Brenda Melvin, FNP,  to provide ongoing care and treatment of children with hormonal and endocrine disorders. 

Conditions We Treat

  • Diabetes
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Growth problems
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Disorders of puberty 

Expert Providers of Diabetes Education

When your child is diagnosed with diabetes, it can be a life-changing experience. We understand that you and your family may need to make adjustments to help our child. We are here to help support you as you learn how to manage your child's diabetes at home.

The Pediatric Endocrine Team is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. New Hanover Regional Medical Center is the only medical center in the region to hold this esteemed accreditation.

Patient Stories

Rowan WC Patient Story

Mom feels fortunate NHRMC was there for baby Rowan.

Rowan Cook
Maddies Story Callout

Maddie Dowell and Maddie Picken share a lot in common, including type 1 diabetes.

Maddie Dowell and Maddie Picken