Professor ;
Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Alemzadeh has received peer election for inclusion in Best Doctors in America for more than five consecutive years, and he is a reviewer on the editorial board of more than a dozen medical journals. He has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed scientific clinical and experimental articles and book chapters, and he is the lead author for the Diabetes Chapter for "Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics," which is published by Saunders in Philadelphia and is now in its nineteenth edition. He also has co-chaired four annual Continuing Medical Education (CME) diabetes symposiums at Medical College of Wisconsin. His study on the relationship of vitamin D in obese children and adolescents with such factors as insulin sensitivity and ethnicity was one of the top ten cited papers in 2008 in "Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental." Other attention has been directed to his research on the relationship between polycystic ovary syndrome and cardiometabolic syndrome in obese adolescent girls.

Board Certification
Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology

Medical School
St. George's University, School of Medicine

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

North Shore University Hospital

Language Spoken
English, Persian


  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Diabetes
  • Dyslipidemias
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Nutrition
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Research Intrests
Hyperlipidemia, hypoglycemia, insulin resistance, metabolic bone disease, obesity, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes

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Outpatient Center Clinic(OCC)
1801 W. Taylor Street, Suite 2E
Chicago, IL 60612


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