Doernbecher Children's Hospital

Pediatric Endocrinology

A little girl with pigtails talking with a female doctor, with a U.S. News & World Report badge imposed on top of the photo, that reads "Best Children's Hospitals 2020-21" specifically in the field of "Diabetes & Endocrinology."

In conjunction with the Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center at OHSU, we help you and your child understand and manage their specific condition, so your child can live a happy, healthy, productive life. We understand your child’s health challenges impact your whole family, and we consider you an important part of your child’s healthcare team.
Our Pediatric Endocrinology team is dedicated to providing your child complete evaluation and expert treatment for a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Diabetes
  • Growth problems
  • Pituitary hormone deficiencies
  • Thyroid, adrenal, and gonadal disorders
  • Precocious or delayed puberty.

A team approach to treatment and care

Our multi-specialty team of experts includes:

  • Pediatric endocrinologists
  • Pediatric endocrine nurse
  • Certified diabetes educators
  • Pediatric dietitians skilled in nutritional management
  • A child and adolescent psychologist
  • Social worker specially trained in family counseling.

Meet our team

  • Kate Cable, R.D., L.D. 
  • Michelle Bloom, R.N.


In Portland, Oregon

Doernbecher Children's Hospital

700 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, Oregon 97239

Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center
Physicians Pavilion
Suite 140, 3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239

Throughout Oregon

Bend (2 locations)

Central Oregon Pediatrics Associates
2200 N.E. Professional Court
Bend, OR 97701

Bend Memorial Pediatrics
Bend Westside Clinic
1080 S.W. Mount Bachelor Drive
Bend, OR 97702

Coos Bay

Bay Clinic
1750 Thompson Road
Coos Bay, OR 97402


OHSU Doernbecher Specialties

RiverBend Pavilion
3377 RiverBend Drive
4th Floor
Springfield, OR 97477

Klamath Falls

Sanford Children's Clinic
3001 Daggett Avenue
Klamath Falls, OR 97601


2825 East Barnett Road
Medford, Oregon 97504

Salem (2 locations)

Salem Pediatric Clinic
2478 13th Street S.E.
Salem, Oregon 97302

Childhood Health Associates of Salem
891 23rd Street N.E.
Salem, OR 97301


The Vancouver Clinic
700 NE 87th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98664


Hear Kelly and Brenna's story of overcoming difficulties associated with type 1 diabetes.