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Irene Hong-McAtee MD, MS

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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  • 183 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2, MODY, CF-Related, Neonatal
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    Growth Disorders: Short Stature, Gigantism
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    Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology
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    Pediatric Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
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    Pubertal Disorders: Precocious and Delayed
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    Thyroid Disorders
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    Turner Syndrome, Klinefelter Syndrome


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  • Doctor of Medicine - Washington University, 1999
  • Residency - Indiana University Medical Center, 2002
  • Masters of Science - University of Minnesota, 2006
  • Fellowship - University of Minnesota Medical Center, 2006

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics, 2002
  • Pediatric Endocrinology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2011

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
She always takes time with us and I appreciate it.
August 29, 2022
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(She talks a little fast.) I wish all drs. would write down what they tell us to do. Our dr. politely waited as I jotted down notes.
August 17, 2022
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My son loves this doctor and so do I! She is kind, patient and encouraging. She treats all of us with respect, listens to our concerns and provides solutions. She always seems genuinely happy when my son is doing well and keeping up with his treatment. We couldn't ask for a better doctor for my son.
July 25, 2022
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Dr. Hong-McAtee has been a delight both times we have seen her. Always so bubbly, pleasant, patient and informative!
July 15, 2022
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Dr. Irene is amazing. I love how she explained everything to my child at their level. Her personality is bubbly and positive. If I could give her 50 stars I would
June 15, 2022
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Amazing!! Our family thinks the world of Dr. Irene!
May 24, 2022
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Dr. Irene was personable and interacted with both of us. She made a point to explain things in a way that a 8 year old could understand. She asked what questions I had or that the patient had for her. She called before we could get out of the parking lot to cover a point she intended to emphasize before we left. It was obvious Dr. Irene was passionate about her job and patient care.
May 17, 2022
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Love DR. Irene!!! She is the best ever. She listens to my worries and concerns and always assured me. Will always be forever grateful for her.
May 4, 2022
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Great job explaining expectations and made sure our child and us as parents understood.
April 25, 2022
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