Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD

Pediatric EndocrinologyFemaleAge 53

Dr. Heptulla
Accepting new patients

The Childrens Hospital at Montefiore

3415 Bainbridge Ave Bronx, NY 10467

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(718) 741-2450

Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD is a Pediatric Endocrinology Specialist in Bronx, NY. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Heptulla to book an appointment.

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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

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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

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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
  • 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
  • Goiter
  • 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
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Syndrome
  • Hyperglycerolemia
  • Hyperglycerolemia, Adult Form
  • Hyperglycerolemia, Infantile Form
  • Hyperglycerolemia, Juvenile Form
  • Hyperglycinemia
  • Hypergonadotropic Ovarian Failure
  • Hypergonadotropic Ovarian Failure, Familial or Sporadic
  • Hyperinsulinemia
  • Hyperinsulinism Due to Glucokinase Deficiency
  • Hyperinsulinism Due to Glutamodehydrogenase Deficiency
  • Hyperinsulinism in Children, Congenital
  • Hyperinsulinism, Diffuse
  • Hyperinsulinism, Focal
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • 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
  • Hypopituitarism - Micropenis - Cleft Lip-Palate
  • Hypopituitarism Postaxial Polydactyly
  • Hypothalamic Amenorrhea
  • Hypothalamic Dysfunction
  • Hypothalamic Hamartoma
  • Hypothermia
  • Hypothyroid Goitre
  • Hypothyroidism
  • 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)
  • Obesity
  • Overweight
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Precocious Puberty
  • 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
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Turner Syndrome Associated Celiac Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Heptulla accepts the following insurance:

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Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
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HealthyBlue 2.0
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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    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 her issues and concerns. Despite her extremely busy practice, she is very accessible and returns calls in a timely manner. A big plus is that her staff also care about her patients the way she does!
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    JK in Yonkers, NY – Aug 16, 2016
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    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


    Yale New Haven Hosp/Yale U
    Fellowship Hospital
    Tufts U/Bay St Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    Brown University
    Residency Hospital
    Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital


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

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    What are Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Heptulla frequently treats Diabetes Type 1, Diabetes With Renal Manifestations, and Diabetic Ketoacidosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Heptulla treats.

    Where is Dr. Rubina Heptulla, MD's office located?

    Dr. Heptulla's office is located at 3415 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10467. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    The Childrens Hospital at Montefiore

    Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes3415 Bainbridge Ave Bronx, NY 10467