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David A. Stevenson, M.D.

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Languages

  • English
  • German

Clinical Details

Locations

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 213-3599 Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Dr. Stevenson received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine, completed his Pediatric residency at the University of New Mexico, and his Medical Genetics Fellowship at the University of Utah. He has been on faculty at the University of Utah within the Department of Pediatrics since 2005 and is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. Dr. Stevenson is board-certified in Pediatrics and Medical Genetics.

Dr. Stevenson sees a variety patients in the University of Utah general medical genetics clinic at Primary Children’s Medical Center. His specific clinical interests include disorders of the Ras/MAPK pathway (e.g. neurofibromatosis type 1, Noonan syndrome, Costello syndrome, CFC syndrome), vascular anomalies, and bone disorders. He is an attending physician at the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Clinic at the Salt Lake City Shriners Hospital and the Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) Clinic at the University of Utah.

Dr. Stevenson’s research interests focus on understanding the pathophysiology of the musculoskeletal abnormalities of the Rasopathies, with a primary focus on scoliosis and tibial dysplasia in neurofibromatosis type 1. He also conducts research on Prader-Willi syndrome, vascular malformations, and the genetics of non-syndromic orthopedic manifestations such as developmental dysplasia of the hip.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Associate Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Genetics
Board Certification American Board of Medical Genetics (Sub: Clinical Genetics)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Associate Professor
Academic Divisions Pediatric Genetics
Board Certification American Board of Medical Genetics (Sub: Clinical Genetics)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-8943 School of Medicine
Pediatric Genetics
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. Stevenson’s career as a researcher and clinician began in 2005 at the University of Utah. His primary research focuses on understanding the pathophysiology and genetic modifiers of the musculoskeletal abnormalities of disorders of the Ras/MAPK pathway.

Dr. Stevenson has written more than 50 scientific papers in peer reviewed journals and 2 book chapters. He currently serves on the National Prader-Willi Syndrome Scientific Advisory Board, the Western Society for Pediatric Research Council, and the Children’s Tumor Foundation Bone Abnormalities Consortium. He is the Associate Director for the University of Pediatric Pre-Award Office.

Dr. Stevenson has been the Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator of grants from the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, Shriner Research Foundation, American Academy of Otolaryngology, Thrasher Research Fund, March of Dimes, and Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah
Fellow
Fellowship University of Utah
Medical Genetics
Fellow
Residency University of New Mexico
Pediatrics
Resident
Professional Medical University of Utah School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Utah State University
Biology
B.A.

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