Caring for patients with XLH requires a multidisciplinary approach

A comprehensive team of health practitioners and specialists that can provide care and disease education is vital and may include:


  • Endocrinologist
  • Nephrologist
  • General practitioner
  • Pediatrician
  • Occupational and physical therapists
  • Orthopedic surgeon
  • Rheumatologist
  • Geneticist
  • Pain specialist
  • Genetic counselor

Early disease management can be favorable.1,2 Skeletal, muscular, and dental abnormalities can be improved but do not completely resolve.2