Stephanie Crossen, M.D., M.P.H.

Stephanie Crossen, M.D., M.P.H.


Pediatric Endocrinology




  • Assistant Professor


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Glassrock Building

2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 3200
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Crossen provides clinical care for children and adolescents with a wide variety of endocrine disorders. She works with patients and their parents to deliver individualized treatment plans, and enjoys the longterm relationships that she is able to develop with families.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Crossen is dedicated to improving the management of pediatric chronic disease within our healthcare system. Her research focuses on associations between health care delivery and health outcomes for children with type 1 diabetes.


Pediatric Endocrinology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill NC 2010

M.P.H., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill NC 2009

B.S., Stanford University, Stanford CA 2004


Pediatrics, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland OR 2010-2013


Pediatric Endocrinology, Lucille Packard Children's Hospital, Stanford CA 2013-2016

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Diabetes Association

Endocrine Society

Pediatric Endocrine Society

Honors and Awards

Ramsay Fellowship in Pediatric Translational Medicine, Stanford University 2014, 2015, 2016

James K Lace Advocacy Award, Oregon Pediatric Society, 2013

Select Recent Publications

Crossen SS, Wilson DM, Saynina O, Sanders LM. Outpatient care preceding hospitalization for diabetic ketoacidosis. Pediatrics. 2016 Jun;137(6):e20153497.

Neely EK, Crossen SS. Precocious puberty. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2014;26(5):332-8.

Crossen SS, Hanna C, Anderson JM. Visual diagnosis: premature baby girl with ambiguous genitalia. NeoReviews.  2013 Jul;14(7):e377.

Wroolie TE, Williams KE, Keller J, Zappert LN, Shelton SD, Kenna HA, Reynolds MF, Rasgon NL. Mood and neuropsychological changes in women with mid-life depression treated with escitalopram. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 2006 Aug;26(4):361-6. 

Rasgon N, Shelton S, Halbreich U.  Perimenopausal mental disorders: epidemiology and phenomenology. CNS Spectrums. 2005 Jun;10(6):471-8. 

Schmid RS, Jo R, Shelton S, Kreidberg JA, Anton ES. Reelin, integrin and DAB1 interactions during embryonic cerebral cortical development. Cerebral Cortex. 2005 Oct;15(10):1632-6. 

Schmid RS, Shelton S, Stanco A, Yokota Y, Kreidberg JA, Anton ES. Alpha3beta1 integrin modulates neuronal migration and placement during early stages of cerebral cortical development. Development. 2004 Dec;131(24):6023-31.