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Kadakia,  Rachel, MD

Rachel Kadakia

MD

Pediatric Endocrinology

Clinical Director, Child and Adolescent Gender Center

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Clinical Specialties

Pediatric endocrinology, transgender or gender diverse youth, diabetes, metabolism, diabetes mellitus (dm)

Certifications

Board Certification
  • Pediatric Endocrinology (American Board of Pediatrics)
  • Pediatrics (American Board of Pediatrics)

Education

Medical School

Drexel University College of Medicine, PA

Fellowship

Northwestern University/Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, IL
(Pediatric Endocrinology)

Residency

Northwestern University/Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, IL
(Pediatrics)

Clinic Locations

My Work

About Me

Dr. Rachel Kadakia is an endocrinologist who cares for children with a wide array of disorders including diabetes, thyroid diseases, disorders of growth and puberty, and endocrine diseases associated with other underlying conditions such as cancer or genetic syndromes. She has a special interest in caring for children who identify as transgender or gender diverse.

Kadakia earned her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, an affiliate of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.