Siham Accacha, MD, Pediatric Endocrinology, Mineola, NY, NYU Winthrop Hospital


Pediatric Endocrinology Mineola, NY

Pediatric Endocrinologist, Winthrop Pediatric Specialty Center

Overview of Dr. Accacha

Dr. Siham Accacha is a pediatric endocrinologist in Mineola, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Winthrop Hospital and NYU Langone Hospitals. She received her medical degree from Victor Segalen University- Bordeaux College of Medicine and has been in practice 25 years. Dr. Accacha accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 10 doctors at NYU Winthrop Hospital and one of 19 doctors at NYU Langone Hospitals who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

Education & Training

  • Winthrop-University Hospital
    Winthrop-University HospitalFELLOWSHIP
  • New York Medical College
    New York Medical CollegeRESIDENCY
  • Victor Segalen University- Bordeaux College of Medicine
    Victor Segalen University- Bordeaux College of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2003 - 2021
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Endocrinology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2013-2014
  • Newsday - Top Doctors on Long Island Castle Connolly, 2013-2014
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Racial/ethnic Differences in Clinical and Biochemical Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Risk Factors in Children  
    Rosenbaum M, Fennoy I, Accacha S, Altshuler L, Carey DE, Holleran S, Rapaport R, Shelov SP, Speiser PW, Ten S, Bhangoo A, Boucher-Berry C, Espinal Y, Gupta R, Hassoun ..., Obesity, 4/17/2013
  • Vitamin D, Osteocalcin, and Risk for Adiposity as Comorbidities in Middle School Children  
    Claudia Boucher-Berry, Phyllis W Speiser, Dennis E Carey, Steven P Shelov, Siham Accacha, Ilene Fennoy, Robert Rapaport ,Yomery Espinal , and Michael Rosenbaum, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 1/1/2012
  • The Reduce Obesity and Diabetes (ROAD) Project: Design and Methodological Considerations  
    Michael Rosenbaum, M.D., Siham D. Accacha, M.D., Lisa A. Altshuler, Ph.D., Dennis E. Carey, M.D., Ilene Fennoy , M.D., M.P.H., Barbara C. Lowell, R.D., Robert Rapaport..., Childhood Obesity, 6/1/2011
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  • Correlations of Advanced Glycation End Products and their Receptors with Adiposity and Adiposity-Related Co-Morbidity Risk are Different in Children than in Adults
    S. Accacha, L. Altshuler, C. Boucher-Berry, D. Carey, R. Conroy, D. Desantis, I. Fennoy, M. Klein, A. Jacobson, B. Lowell, , L. Michel, S. Malik, R. Rapaport, W. Rosen..., ADA Philadelphia, PA, 1/1/2012
  • Idiopathic Edema (IE) in patients with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): importance of nocturia
    Dikkala S, Feldman J, Accacha S, Imbriano L, Miyawaki N, Shirazian S, Maesaka JK, ASN St-Louis, Misouri, 1/1/2011
  • New Anthropometric Indices for Predicting Risk for Insulin Resistance
    M. George, O. Galescu, A. Bhangoo, S. Bhandari, K. Pavlovich, M. Rosenbaum, D. DeSantis, L. Altshuler, B. Lowell, S. Shelov, R. Rapaport, W. Rosenfeld, P. Speiser, S. ..., PAS, Vancouver, Canada, 1/1/2010
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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

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