Arpana Rayannavar

Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics


Dr. Arpana Rayannavar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and in the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes. Dr. Rayannavar joined the Department in September 2019 and is a board certified pediatric endocrinologist. Dr. Rayannavar is a graduate of SUNY Downstate Medical School and completed her pediatric residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and endocrine fellowship at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. In addition, Dr. Rayannavar completed a clinical research certificate program at the University of Pennsylvania.
Her clinical interests include pituitary function disorders as well as growth and puberty. Her research interests continue to evolve and include looking at therapies to optimize treatment for hypoglycemia/glucose disorders.

Research Summary

Adrenoleukodystrophy, Precocious Puberty

Clinical Summary

Endocrine Oncology, Hypoglycemia, ALD, General Endocrine


MD, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
John Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology,
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States



Pediatric Endocrinology
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-201
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