Dr. Karen K Winer MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Karen Winer is a pediatric endocrinologist in Silver Spring, Maryland and is affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital. She received her medical degree from Tel Aviv University Sackler and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Winer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 2 doctors at Holy Cross Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Holy Cross Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Maryland
Residency, Pediatrics, 1984 - 1985

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985 - 1987

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, 1990 - 1993

Tel Aviv University Sackler
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

VA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Synthetic Human Parathyroid Hormone 1-34 Replacement Therapy: A Randomized Crossover Trial Comparing Pump Versus Injections in the Treatment of Chronic Hypoparathyroidism.
Winer, K.K., Zhang, B., Shrader, J.A., Peterson, D., Smith, M., Albert, P.S., Cutler, G.B.

Optimal monitoring time interval between DXA measures in children.
Shepherd, J.A., Wang, L., Fan, B., Gilsanz, V., Kalkwarf, H.J., Lappe, J., Lu, Y., Hangartner, T., Zemel, B.S., Fredrick, M., Oberfield, S., Winer, K.K.

Revised reference curves for bone mineral content and areal bone mineral density according to age and sex for black and non-black children: results of the bone mineral density in childhood study.
Zemel, B.S., Kalkwarf, H.J., Gilsanz, V., Lappe, J.M., Oberfield, S., Shepherd, J.A., Frederick, M.M., Huang, X., Lu, M., Mahboubi, S., Hangartner, T., Winer, K.K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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