Dr. Vardhini Desikan MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Vardhini Desikan is a pediatric endocrinologist in Sleepy Hollow, New York and is affiliated with Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. She received her medical degree from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and has been in practice for 9 years. She is one of 6 doctors at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

Education & Medical Training

New York Medical College
Residency, Pediatrics, 2001 - 2004

SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, 2005 - 2008

Sri Ramachandra Medical College
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The effect of oral leucine on protein metabolism in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Desikan, V., Mileva, I., Garlick, J., Lane, A. H., Wilson, T. A., McNurlan, M. A.

Celiac disease in children, adolescents, and young adults with autoimmune thyroid disease.
Sattar, N., Lazare, F., Kacer, M., Aguayo-Figueroa, L., Desikan, V., Garcia, M., Lane, A., Chawla, A., Wilson, T.

Does pituitary stalk function improve with age?
Desikan, V., Roque, C., Wilson, T. A.

See all 4 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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