Dr. Phyllis W. Speiser, MD

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Dr. Phyllis W. Speiser, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology | Female

COHEN CHILDRENS MEDICAL CENTER OF NEW Y 1991 Marcus Ave Ste M100, New Hyde Park, NY 11042 Get Directions
(516) 472-3750

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Dr. Phyllis W. Speiser is Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology at Cohen Children's Medical Center of NY and Professor of Pediatrics...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Endocrinology

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      • Pediatric Endocrinology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • Abnormal Thyroid
      • Adrenal Gland Diseases
      • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
      • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
      • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
      • Craniopharyngioma
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetes Insipidus
      • Diabetes Type 1
      • Diabetes Type 2
      • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
      • Endocrine Disorders
      • Goiter
      • Graves' Disease
      • Growth Disorders
      • Growth Hormone Deficiency
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hyperthyroidism
      • Hypoglycemia
      • Hypopituitarism
      • Hypothyroidism
      • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
      • Obesity
      • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
      • Precocious Puberty
      • Puberty
      • Short Stature
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Thyroid Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
      • Growth Factor Therapy
      • Insulin Pump Therapy
      • Thyroid Hormone Balancing

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons

        Graduated in 1979

      • Internship Hospital
        Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med

        Completed in 1980

      • Residency Hospital
        Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med

        Completed in 1982

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Ny Hospital Cornell Med Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Undergraduate School
        Brandeis U

        Graduated in 1975

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
      • Board certified in Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Speiser says...

      Dr. Phyllis W. Speiser is Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology at Cohen Children's Medical Center of NY and Professor of Pediatrics at Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine. She also serves as an Associate Investigator at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research with a long-standing interest in congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and related disorders. She has published and lectured widely on these topics. She served as Chair of The Endocrine Society Task Force for Clinical Practice Guidelines for CAH and is on the Medical Advisory Boards of The CARES Foundation and the National Adrenal Diseases Foundation. Dr. Speiser evaluates and treats a wide array of hormonal disorders of childhood and adolescence affecting growth and puberty.

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      Dr. Speiser's Care Philosophy

      I strive to deliver quality care to infants, children, and adolescent to age 18 years affected by endocrine disorders. My approach is evidence-based, conforming to best current practice guidelines, taking into account the individual's needs, as well as those of the family. I have been listed among the New York's Top Doctors by Castle Connolly, Best Doctors, & New York Magazine. Our group has been quality-cited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance and listed among the top 30 Pediatric Endocrinology groups in the country by US News & World Report. 

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      Dr. Speiser says...

      Special expertise in adrenal disorders.