Edna Mancilla, MD

Edna Mancilla, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, the Center for Bone Health, and the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center at CHOP.

Areas of Expertise: Disorders of calcium and phosphate metabolism, Endocrine disorders in cardiac patients, Neonatal endocrine disorders, Thyroid disorders, Disorders of growth and puberty, General pediatric endocrinology
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia, S. Goddard Blvd.; Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Chile, Santiago, Chile


    NYU and Bellevue Hospital, NY


    Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC


    Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    DEB, NICHD, NIH, Bethesda, MD

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

    Assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications


    Mancilla EE, Brodsky JL, Mehta S, Pignolo RJ, Levine MA. Teriparatide as a systemic treatment for lower extremity nonunion fractures: a case series. Endocr Pract. 2015 Feb 1;21(2):136-42. doi: 10.4158/EP14315.OR.

    Goldberg DJ, Dodds K, Avitabile CM, Glatz AC, Brodsky JL, Semeao EJ, Rand EB, Mancilla EE, Rychik J. Children with protein-losing enteropathy after the Fontan operation are at risk for abnormal bone mineral density. Pediatr Cardiol. 2012 Dec;33(8):1264-8. doi: 10.1007/s00246-012-0290-z. Epub 2012 Mar 21.