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Endocrinologia e malattie del metabolismo (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Endocrinologia e malattie del metabolismo
    Generic category in Annex V: Endocrinology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    D.M. 1/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    "Lo specialista in Endocrinologia e Malattie del Ricambio possiede conoscenze teoriche, scientifiche e professionali nel campo della fisiopatologia e clinica delle malattie del sistema endocrino. Gli ambiti di specifica competenza sono la fisiopatologia endocrina, la semeiotica funzionale e strumentale endocrino-metabolica; la metodologia clinica e la terapia in endocrinologia, diabetologia e andrologia; la fisiopatologia e clinica endocrina della riproduzione umana, dell’accrescimento e delle attività motorie; la fisiopatologia e clinica del ricambio con particolare riguardo all’obesità e al metabolismo glucidico, lipidico ed elettroliotico."


    The specialist in endocrinology and metabolic diseases has theoretical, scientific and professional knowledge in the field of pathophysiology and clinical aspects of the diseases of the endocrine system. Their areas of specific expertise are the endocrine pathophysiology, functional and instrumental symptomatology in the endocrine-metabolic field, clinical methodology and therapy in endocrinology, diabetes and andrology; pathophysiology and endocrine-related clinical aspects of human reproduction, growth and motor activities; pathophysiology and clinical aspects of meltabolism with particular regard to obesity and metabolism of glucose, lipids and electrolytes.

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