Dr. Stephen I Pelton MD Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Stephen Pelton is a pediatric infectious disease specialist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Pelton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 5 at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist: General Pediatric Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1972 - 1975

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975 - 1976

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 36 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 20 years in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM): Breaking News in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
2012 11 10

Impact of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination on Streptococcus pneumoniae Carriage in Young Children in Massachusetts.
Lee, G. M.,Kleinman, K.,Pelton, S. I.,Hanage, W.,Huang, S. S.,Lakoma, M.,Dutta-Linn, M.,Croucher, N. J.,Stevenson, A.,Finkelstein, J. A.

Editorial commentary: the challenge of preventing invasive pneumococcal disease in children with comorbid illnesses.
Pelton, S. I.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • 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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