Steven M. Willi, MD

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Steven M. Willi, MD, is Director of the Diabetes Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Thyroid disease, Pubertal disorders, Pituitary disorders
Locations: Main Hospital

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)


Steven Willi, MD, is the medical director of the Diabetes Center for Children at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Willi is interested in therapeutics for type 1 and type 2 diabetes and has performed a number of physiologic studies in the etiology and characterization of diabetes in children. Current studies include three trials on the delay of progression of type 1 diabetes and a multicenter trial to examine the optimal therapeutics for type 2 diabetes in children.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Endocrinology

Titles and Academic Titles

Director, Diabetes Center for Children

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Leadership and Memberships

CHOP Clinical Trials Research Affinity Group, Advisory committee member