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Certification: American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology
Medical Association Memberships: American Academy of Pediatrics, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society, Turner Syndrome Society of the USA, American Association of Diabetes Educators, American Federation of Medical Research, New York Academy of Science
Practice Philosophy: I have dedicated my career to helping kids who experience endocrine issues and need support as they continue to grow. My approach is collaborative and team-based, with the goal of making treatment as least disruptive as possible to a child's life.
Professional School: Tel Aviv University - Sackler School of Medicine
Residency: Sheiba Medical Center, Israel - Internal Medicine; University of Mississippi, Jackson - Pediatrics
Fellowship: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - Pediatric Endocrinology
Internship: Chaim Sheiba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Special Interests: Research interests in: Pediatric Endocrinology, Puberty-related disorders
Moore WV, Nguyen HJ, Kletter GB, Miller BS, Rogers D, Ng D, Moore JA, Humphriss E, Cleland JL, Bright GM. A Randomized Safety and Efficacy Study of Somavaratan (VRS-317), a Long-Acting rhGH, in Pediatric Growth Hormone Deficiency. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Mar;101(3):1091-7. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-3279.
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Gad Kletter, MD, is a board-certified pediatric endocrinologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of the endocrine system and hormone disorders in infants, children and adolescents. His clinical areas of interest are in early and delayed onset puberty-related disorders. He treats adrenal disorders, constitutional growth delay, thyroid disorders and short stature.
Dr. Kletter has more than thirty years of experience in pediatric endocrinology and is respected nationally and internationally by his peers. As a leading researcher in his field, he conducts a range of patient research studies to advance treatments, and has published widely in medical journals.
Get to know Gad Kletter, MD, and find out what he enjoys about practicing endocrinology.