Irene Hong-McAtee MD, MS

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
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  • 116 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

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wonderful experience. Dr Irene is such a joy. Very comfortable with her every visit.
April 23, 2020
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always have had a great experience
March 31, 2020
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We absolutely LOVE Dr. Irene!!
March 30, 2020
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my son and whole family had every question answered and felt much better prepared for our journey.
March 23, 2020
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Doctor was very kind and patient with my emotional child.
March 18, 2020
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Dr.McAtee is excellent at being efficient and at the same time making time for questions, listening to concerns, and discussing options for treatment. She is caring and interacts incredibly well with children. I cannot speak highly enough about her and have already recommended her to friends.
Februray 25, 2020
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Dr. Irene is the best endo we could ever ask for. She understands and listens to our daughter and she is always on her side.
January 7, 2020
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The Physician was able to check my daughter's lab that was related to neurology thereby reducing frequent needle sticl/ blood drawn.
January 2, 2020
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We were amazed at the time that was given to our family. We never felt rushed and felt we were listened to and were able to address every issue.
September 27, 2019
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