Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD

Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1991 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology.

3415 Bainbridge Ave

Bronx, NY 10467

Contact Information

(718) 741-2450

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Heptulla's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heptulla treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Heptulla treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heptulla treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 42% of her peers

Dr. Heptulla treats this condition more than 42% of her peers

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Heptulla treats Diabetic Ketoacidosis more than 34% of her peers

Dr. Heptulla treats this condition more than 34% of her peers

Dr. Heptulla's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Deficiency
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chromosome 22q11 Deletion Syndrome
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Due to 17 - Alpha-Hydroxylase Deficiency
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Non-Classical Form
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Simple Virilizing Form in Females
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Simple Virilizing Form in Males
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Sodium-Wasting Form
Congenital Afibrinogenemia
Constitutional Growth Delay
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Corpus Callosum Agenesis
Diabetes Coma
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Ketones
Diabetes Mellitus, Permanent Neonatal - Pancreatic and Cerebellar Agenesis
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Mellitus, Transient Neonatal
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetes, Neonatal - Congenital Hypothyroidism - Congenital Glaucoma - Hepatic Fibrosis - Polycystic Kidneys
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
DiGeorge Sequence
Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
Familial Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia
Graves' Disease
Growth and Mental Retardation - Mandibulofacial Dysostosis - Microcephaly - Cleft Palate
Growth Delay
Growth Delay Due to Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Deficiency
Growth Delay Due to Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Resistance
Growth Disorders
Growth Failure
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Growth Hormone Receptor Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hormone Imbalance
Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Syndrome
Hyperglycerolemia, Adult Form
Hyperglycerolemia, Infantile Form
Hyperglycerolemia, Juvenile Form
Hypergonadotropic Ovarian Failure
Hypergonadotropic Ovarian Failure, Familial or Sporadic
Hyperinsulinism Due to Glucokinase Deficiency
Hyperinsulinism Due to Glutamodehydrogenase Deficiency
Hyperinsulinism in Children, Congenital
Hyperinsulinism, Diffuse
Hyperinsulinism, Focal
Hypogonadism - Mitral Valve Prolapse - Mental Retardation
Hypogonadism - Retinitis Pigmentosa
Hypogonadism, Isolated, Hypogonadotropic
Hypogonadism, Primary - Partial Alopecia
Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism - Syndactyly
Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism Without Anosmia, X-Linked
Hypopituitarism - Micropenis - Cleft Lip-Palate
Hypopituitarism Postaxial Polydactyly
Hypothalamic Amenorrhea
Hypothalamic Dysfunction
Hypothalamic Hamartoma
Hypothyroid Goitre
Hypothyroidism - Cleft Palate
Hypothyroidism - Dermoid Cyst - Cleft Palate
Hypothyroidism Postaxial Polydactyly - Mental Retardation
Hypotonia - Failure to Thrive - Microcephaly
Hypotonia, Congenital Nystagmus, Ataxia and Abnormal Auditory Brainstem Response
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Male Hypogonadism
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Pediatric Obesity
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Precocious Puberty
Short Stature
Short Stature - Abnormal Skin Pigmentation - Mental Retardation
Short Stature - Contractures - Hypotonia
Short Stature - Cranial Hyperostosis - Hepatomegaly
Short Stature - Cranial Hyperostosis - Hepatomegaly - Diabetes
Short Stature - Deafness - Neutrophil Dysfunction
Short Stature - Delayed Dental Eruption
Short Stature - Dysmorphic Face - Pelvic Scapula Dysplasia
Short Stature - Hyperkaliemia - Acidosis
Short Stature - Mental Retardation - Eye Anomalies
Short Stature - Microcephaly - Seizures - Deafness
Short Stature - Monodactylous - Ectrodactyly - Cleft Palate
Short Stature - Pituitary and Cerebellar Defects - Small Sella Turcica
Short Stature - Prognathism - Short Femoral Necks
Short Stature - Robin Sequence - Cleft Mandible - Hand Anomalies - Clubfoot
Short Stature - Short, Thin, Dilacerated Dental Roots
Short Stature - Talipes - Natal Teeth
Short Stature - Valvular Heart Disease
Short Stature - Webbed Neck - Heart Disease
Short Stature, Brussels Type
Thyroid Disease
Turner Syndrome
Turner Syndrome Associated Celiac Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have over 25 years of experience in Endocrinology and Diabetes. I care for patients in a holistic manner.


  • Pediatric Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics


  • 1997
    Yale New Haven Hosp/Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1995
    Tufts U/Bay St Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1994
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1991
    Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Robert and Janice McNair Award, December 2

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What People Say About Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD
Dr. Heptulla is an excellent and highly experienced pediatric endocrinologist who truly cares about her patients and her patients' caregivers. My daughter who is a Type 1 diabetic is very fortunate to be under her care as she takes the time to explain to us about her condition and listens to...Read More
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