Congenital Hyperinsulinism Resources for Professionals

Referrals and second opinions

The Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center serves as a resource for physicians, and we invite you to partner with us in the treatment of HI by referring diagnosed patients to the Hyperinsulinism Center for second opinion evaluation.

The referral process is easy: We provide comprehensive support and assistance with scheduling, obtaining insurance approval and transporting patients. We also collaborate with referring physicians and maintain close communication prior to transport and after the patient returns home. For more information, contact the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center by phone at 215-590-7682 or by email at hyperinsulin@email.chop.edu.

Refer a Patient With Congenital Hyperinsulinism (HI). Learn why, how and when to refer, what happens after your patient is referred to CHOP, and learn about care profiles.

Diagnosis and treatment information

Management of the Patient with Suspected Hyperinsulinism: Recommendations from the Congenital Hyperinsulinism team at CHOP.

Video: Hyperinsulinism Diagnosis, Treatment, Outcomes and Research: Meet our HI experts and learn about our approach to surgical and non-surgical treatment for the disease.

Monogenic hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia: current insights into the pathogenesis and management

Outcomes

Outcomes Data. Learn about volumes and outcomes for patients with focal and diffuse congenital hyperinsulinism treated at CHOP.

Publications

Scholarly Articles: Our HI experts have published extensively on this rare disease. Review this selection of their work.

Webinars

New Advances in The Diagnosis & Management of Congenital Hyperinsulinism

Watch our recorded webinar about new advances in the diagnosis & management of congenital hyperinsulinism.

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