Dr. Leonard A Rappaport MD Pediatrician

Dr. Leonard Rappaport is a pediatrician in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Rappaport accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 661 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Developmental-Behavioral

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1977–1982

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 31 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 12 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

C Anderson Aldrich Award, American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Safety, pharmacokinetics, and preliminary assessment of efficacy of mecasermin (recombinant human IGF-1) for the treatment of Rett syndrome.
Khwaja, O. S.,Ho, E.,Barnes, K. V.,O'Leary, H. M.,Pereira, L. M.,Finkelstein, Y.,Nelson, C. A.,Vogel-Farley, V.,Degregorio, G.,Holm, I. A.,Khatwa, U.,Kapur, K.,Alexander, M. E.,Finnegan, D. M.,Cantwell, N. G.,Walco, A. C.,Rappaport, L.,Gregas, M.,Fichorova, R. N.,Shannon, M. W.,Sur, M.,Kaufmann, W. E.

Peripheral blood gene expression signature differentiates children with autism from unaffected siblings.
Kong, S. W.,Shimizu-Motohashi, Y.,Campbell, M. G.,Lee, I. H.,Collins, C. D.,Brewster, S. J.,Holm, I. A.,Rappaport, L.,Kohane, I. S.,Kunkel, L. M.

Using Whole-Exome Sequencing to Identify Inherited Causes of Autism.
Yu, T. W.,Chahrour, M. H.,Coulter, M. E.,Jiralerspong, S.,Okamura-Ikeda, K.,Ataman, B.,Schmitz-Abe, K.,Harmin, D. A.,Adli, M.,Malik, A. N.,D'Gama, A. M.,Lim, E. T.,Sanders, S. J.,Mochida, G. H.,Partlow, J. N.,Sunu, C. M.,Felie, J. M.,Rodriguez, J.,Nasir, R. H.,Ware, J.,Joseph, R. M.,Hill, R. S.,Kwan, B. Y.,Al-Saffar, M.,Mukaddes, N. M.,Hashmi, A.,Balkhy, S.,Gascon, G. G.,Hisama, F. M.,Leclair, E.,Poduri, A.,Oner, O.,Al-Saad, S.,Al-Awadi, S. A.,Bastaki, L.,Ben-Omran, T.,Teebi, A. S.,Al-Gazali, L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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