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Laleh Ardeshirpour, MD, FAAP

Pediatric Endocrinologist 

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Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


MD, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 1994

Pediatrics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Rutgers, 1998-2001

Pediatric Endocrinology, Johns Hopkins University, 2001-2003
Pediatric Endocrinology, Yale University, 2003-2005
Research Fellow, Yale University, 2005-2006

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics, The American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Endocrinology, The American Board of Pediatrics
  • Faculty Appointment

    Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    Laleh Ardeshirpour, MD, is pediatric endocrinologist at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Ardeshirpour’s clinical interests include Growth and Bone Disorders in Pediatrics. In her free time, Dr. Ardeshirpour enjoys traveling and cooking.

    Selected Publications

    • Ardeshirpour L, Dann P, Douglas J. Adams DJ, Nelson T, VanHouten J, Horowitz MC, Wysolmerski JJ. Weaning Triggers a Decrease in RANKL Expression, Widespread Osteoclast Apoptosis and Rapid Recovery of Bone Mass after Lactation in Mice. Endocrinology, 2007 Aug; 148(8):3875-86.

    • Ardeshirpour L, Cole DEC, Carpenter TO. Evaluation of Bone and Mineral Disorders. Pediatric Endocrinology Review. Oct 2007;5 Supp1:584-98.

    • Ardeshirpour L, Qing H, Divieti Pajevic P, Dusevich V, Jähn K, Kato S, Wysolmerski J, Bonewald L
      Demonstration of Osteocytic Perilacunar/Canalicular Remodeling in Mice during Lactation, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2012 May;27(5):1018-29

    • Laleh Ardeshirpour, Cristina Dumitru, Pamela Dann, John Sterpka, Joshua VanHouten, Wonnam Kim, Paul Kostenuik and John Wysolmerski. OPG Treatment Prevents Bone Loss During Lactation But Does Not Affect Milk Production or Maternal Calcium Metabolism, Endocrinology. 2015 Aug;156(8):2762-73

    • Ardeshirpour L, Carpenter TO, Cemre Robinson
      Hypercalcaemic and hypocalcaemic syndromes in children, Chapter 4.7, Oxford Text book of Endocrinology, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. 2022

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