Capital Health - Endocrinology Specialists

Welcome to Capital Health - Endocrinology Specialists

At Capital Health - Endocrinology Specialists, we are committed to partnering with you to design a treatment that meets your individual health care needs. We specialize in the treatment and care of people living with diabetes, thyroid disorders, metabolic bone diseases (such as osteoporosis) and other problems involving the endocrine (or gland) system.

We Value You
At Capital Health - Endocrinology Specialists, we value you as an integral part of your health care team. Your initial visit includes an individualized assessment, which will help guide your treatment plan. Learn more about your visit »

Empowering Care
With a disease like diabetes, the person living with the disease has a primary role in its management. We empower those living with diabetes to become educated about their disease and work individually with patients to promote lifestyle changes designed to optimize diabetes management and overall health. Click here to learn more about the Diabetes Education Program at Capital Health.

Click here to view a printable PDF of the Capital Health Endocrinology Specialists brochure.


gillis  Sheri Gillis Funderburk, MD
Dr. Gillis Funderburk received her medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She continued her training by completing an Internal Medicine Residency and Endocrinology and Metabolism Fellowship at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Gillis Funderburk is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and is currently practicing at Capital Health.
yanwu Yan Wu, MD, PhD, FACE
Dr. Wu received her medical degree from Peking Union Medical College in Beijing, China. She continued her training by completing an internship and residency at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ and fellowship training in endocrinology at New York University School of Medicine in New York, NY. Dr. Wu was assistant professor of medicine at UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and at Cooper University Hospital’s Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She is board certified in internal medicine as well as endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism. She also speaks fluent Chinese.
empedrad Albert Empedrad, MD
Dr. Empedrad received his medical degree from the University of the Phillipines College of Medicine in Manila, Phillipines. He continued his training by completing an internal medicine residency at Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow, NY. He also completed his fellowship training in endocrinology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology.
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