- Growth disorders, which prevent children from growing or maturing as expected
- Thyroid disease
- Pituitary or adrenal disorders
- Sex hormone disorders, where the body produces either too little or too much of the hormones that affect puberty and sexual development
- Unexplained obesity
- Intersex, a group of conditions that make a person's sex unclear
- Vitamin D deficiency
- Problems with calcium metabolism
- Treatment for transgender children, who feel they do not match the gender associated with their external genitalia (many, but not all, pediatric endocrinology offices provide this service)
We found 4 pediatric endocrinologists who accept United Healthcare near Palo Alto, CA.
Dr. Diane Suchet's area of specialization is pediatric endocrinology. Her medical residency was performed at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and Stanford Hospital & Clinics. Areas of expertise for Dr. Suchet include turner syndrome and type 1 diabetes (juvenile diabetes). Patient ratings for Dr. Suchet average 5.0 stars out of 5. She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is conversant in French. Dr. Suchet's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. She is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Amenorrhea, Type 1 Diabetes, Turner Syndrome, Klinefelter Syndrome, Hypoglycemia, Diabetes, Thyroid ... (Read more)
Dr. Matt Stenerson, who practices in Mountain View, CA and Santa Cruz, CA, is a medical specialist in pediatric endocrinology. Dr. Stenerson is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Mayo Clinic. He has indicated that his clinical interests include endocrine diseases (hormone disorders). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. Dr. Stenerson's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Amenorrhea, Turner Syndrome, Klinefelter Syndrome, Hypoglycemia, Bone Problems, Diabetes, Thyroid ... (Read more)
Dr. Rajiv Kumar's medical specialty is pediatric endocrinology. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), and Brown & Toland Physicians. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Valley Health Plan, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kumar's practice is open to new patients. He obtained his medical school training at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University.
Dr. Sejal Shah is a pediatric endocrinology specialist. After attending Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital and Stanford University Medical Center. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Valley Health Plan are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Shah honors. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Brown & Toland Physicians, and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. She is open to new patients.