Priya Phulwani, MD, is a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Director of the Gender Program. Dr. Phulwani’s areas of expertise include general pediatric endocrinology and diabetes, variations in sexual development and gender incongruence, polycystic ovarian syndrome, insulin resistance syndrome, Type 2 diabetes, obesity, transitioning teens to adult care, and adult endocrinology.


George Washington Univ School of Med/Health Sciences


University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


University of Connecticut School of Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology
American Board of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

  • Phulwani P, Lerer T, Rubin K. Effects of Race and Obesity on Insulin Resistance, Insulin Sensitivity and Insulin Hypersecretion in Adolescents with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. Proceedings Endocrine Society’s 87th annual meeting. 2005. P 444.
  • Phulwani P, Lerer T, Thompson P, Estrada E. Relationships among markers of cardiovascular disease risk, hepatic enzymes and insulin resistance in obese hyperinsulinemic adolescents. Proceedings Endocrine Society’s 88th annual meeting. 2006. P2 645.
  • Phulwani P, Lerer T, Estrada E. Do hepatic enzyme levels correlate with markers of hyperinsulinemia and cardiovascular disease risk in obese adolescents? Proceedings 10th International Congress on Obesity. 2006
  • Phulwani P, Lerer T, Thompson P, Estrada E. Is subclinical hypothyroidism associated with markers of cardiovascular disease, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and insulin resistance in obese hyperinsulinemic adolescents? Proceedings Endocrine Society’s 89th annual meeting, 2007. P2 650.
  • Armada P, Yigit S, Rasoulpour M, Sardegna K, Phulwani P. Hematuria Following Arginine Infusion During a Growth Hormone (GH) Stimulation Test. Proceedings Endocrine Society’s 93rd annual meeting. 2011.
  • Phulwani P, Bergwitz C, Jaureguiberry G, Rasoulpour M, Estrada E. Hereditary hypophosphatemic rickets with hypercalciuria and nephrolithiasis-identification of a novel SLC34A3/NaPi-IIc mutation. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2011 Mar;155A(3):626-33
  • Granados H, Phulwani P. Absent visualization of a hypoplastic uterus in a 16 year old with complete XY gonadal dysgnesis Swyer Syndrome. 9th Joint meeting of Paediatric Endocrinology. 2013.
  • Granados, Penukonda, Phulwani, et al. Acute Pancreatitis in a 14 Year Old Type 2 Diabetic on Liraglutide: To Be or Not To Be! Pediatric Academic Society meeting. 2014. P 3807.189

Locations for this Doctor

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Hartford (85 Seymour St.)

85 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States

Exterior view of Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center – Hartford

282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States

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Connecticut Children's Specialty Care and Surgery Center – Farmington

505 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT06032
United States

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Most Recent Comments

January 1, 2024
Buena experiencia
January 1, 2024
Wonderful staff and Doctors! Very grateful we found CCMC
November 11, 2023
Phenomenal support, educational resources.
September 9, 2023
Dr. Phulwani is wonderful! She's very thorough and thoughtful. She is great at explaining everything and makes sure it's all written down. She responds to my chart messages quickly too!
July 7, 2023
Dr Phulwani is compassionate and caring every time I have seen her