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Rubina Heptulla, MD

Rubina Heptulla, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology Scarsdale, NY

Professor, Pediatrics, A Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Univ

Office Address

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  • 1075 Central Park Ave
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    Phone: (718) 741-2450

Dr. Heptulla's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Endocrinology: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Heptulla's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Division Chief Pediatric Endocrinology and DiabetesChildren's Hospital of Montefiore
  • Professor of Pediatrics and MedicineAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Associate Professor with TenureBaylor College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (2001-2008)
  • Assistant Professor of PediatricsUniversity of Connecticut
  • Assistant Professor of PediatricsTufts University
    Director of the insulin pump program and obesity program (1998-2001)

Dr. Heptulla's Education & Medical Training

  • Yale-New Haven HospitalYale-New Haven HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Baystate Medical Center/Tufts UniversityBaystate Medical Center/Tufts UniversityResidency, Pediatrics
  • Brown UniversityBrown UniversityResidency, Pediatrics
  • Maulana Azad Medical CollegeMaulana Azad Medical CollegeMedical School
  • Jai Hind CollegeJai Hind CollegeOther Training, No Degree, Science

Dr. Heptulla's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License2010 - 2015
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1995
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Endocrinology, 1999

Dr. Heptulla's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Leading Physicians of the world2013
  • Top Doctors of America2012, 2013
  • Endocrine SocietyAbstract Selected forTrainee AwardEndocrine Society, 2008
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Dr. Heptulla's Clinical Trials

Dr. Heptulla's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Obesity, hyperglycemia and endothelial function in inner city Bronx adolescents: a cross-sectional studyAgarwal C, Cohen HW, Muzumdar RH, Heptulla RA, Renukuntla VS, Crandall J, Int J of Pediatric Endocrinol, 10/29/2013
  • Diabetic neuropathic cachexia in an adolescent girl A rare case reportDeOrchis VS, Herskovitz S, Laureta E, Heptulla RA, Pediatric Neurology, 10/1/2013
  • National Study of Continuity Clinic Satisfaction in Pediatric Fellowship TrainingGangat M, Klein G, Cohen H, Heptulla RA, Advances in Medical Education and Practice, 9/16/2013
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Grant Support

  • Novel Glucagon Modulators And The Closed Loop System
    Novel Glucagon Modulators And The Closed Loop SystemNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2011
  • Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: Intervention Trials With Glucagon Suppressors
    Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: Intervention Trials With Glucagon SuppressorsNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2010
  • Exenatide (BYETTA) VS Pramlintide (SYMLIN)
    Exenatide (BYETTA) VS Pramlintide (SYMLIN)National Center For Research Resources
    2010 - 2010
  • Detemir: Role In Type 1 Diabetes
    Detemir: Role In Type 1 DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources
    2009 - 2010
  • Novel Glucagon Modulators And The Closed Loop System
    Novel Glucagon Modulators And The Closed Loop SystemNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2009 - 2009
  • Clinical Trial: Post-Meal Insulin Dosing With Adjuvant Pre-Meal Pramlintide In C
    Clinical Trial: Post-Meal Insulin Dosing With Adjuvant Pre-Meal Pramlintide In CNational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2008
  • Clinical Trial: Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion Of Pramlintide And Insulin:  A
    Clinical Trial: Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion Of Pramlintide And Insulin: ANational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2008
  • Clinical Trial: The Role Of Exenatide In Type I Diabetes Mellitus
    Clinical Trial: The Role Of Exenatide In Type I Diabetes MellitusNational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2009
  • Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion Of Pramlintide And Insulin:  A Randomized DO
    Continuous Subcutaneous Infusion Of Pramlintide And Insulin: A Randomized DONational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2007
  • Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: Intervention Trials With Glucagon Suppressors
    Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: Intervention Trials With Glucagon SuppressorsNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2006 - 2010
  • The Effect Of Prolonged Pramlintide Infusion In Pediatric Diabetes
    The Effect Of Prolonged Pramlintide Infusion In Pediatric DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2006
  • Examining The Effect Of Mixing Pramlintide W/ Humalog In Type I Diabetes
    Examining The Effect Of Mixing Pramlintide W/ Humalog In Type I DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2005
  • Glucose Excursions: Role Of Amylin And Glucagon
    Glucose Excursions: Role Of Amylin And GlucagonNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2006
  • Prolonged Pramlintide Infusion In Pediatric Diabetes
    Prolonged Pramlintide Infusion In Pediatric DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • New Therapeutic Targets In Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes
    New Therapeutic Targets In Pediatric Type 1 DiabetesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2003 - 2007

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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