Dr. Stephen Henry Lafranchi MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Stephen Lafranchi is a pediatric endocrinologist in Portland, Oregon and is affiliated with OHSU Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Lafranchi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at OHSU Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

OHSU Hospital
Ranked #34 in Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1969–1975

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

OR State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Congenital Hypothyroidism Caused by Excess Prenatal Maternal Iodine Ingestion.
Connelly, K. J., Boston, B. A., Pearce, E. N., Sesser, D., Snyder, D., Braverman, L. E., Pino, S., Lafranchi, S. H.

Approach to the diagnosis and treatment of neonatal hypothyroidism.
Lafranchi, S.H.

Increasing incidence of congenital hypothyroidism: some answers, more questions.
Lafranchi, S.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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