Dr. Steven A. Dowshen MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Steven Dowshen is a pediatric endocrinologist in Wilmington, Delaware and is affiliated with Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Dowshen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Ranked #46 in Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

St Christophers Hospital Children's
Residency, Pediatrics, 1972 - 1973

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

DE State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Secondary sexual characteristics in boys: data from the Pediatric Research in Office Settings Network.
Herman-Giddens, M. E.,Steffes, J.,Harris, D.,Slora, E.,Hussey, M.,Dowshen, S. A.,Wasserman, R.,Serwint, J. R.,Smitherman, L.,Reiter, E. O.

Do parents understand growth charts? A national, Internet-based survey.
Ben-Joseph, E.P., Dowshen, S.A., Izenberg, N.

Perceived access to pediatric primary care by insurance status and race.
Ortega, A. N., Stewart, D. C., Dowshen, S. A., Katz, S. H.

See all 11 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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