Steven D. Chessler, MD

Steven D. Chessler, MD


Endocrinology & Metabolism, Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Adrenal gland disorders, Adult diabetes, Diabetes and metabolism, Early detection of diabetes, Hormone conditions in adults, Pituitary gland disorders, Research on protecting insulin-producing cells, Stem cell treatment of diabetes

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology & Metabolism [Internal Medicine]
  • English
Medical School
University of Washington School of Medicine
University of Washington School of MedicineInternal Medicine
University of Washington School of MedicineInternal Medicine
University of Washington Medical CenterEndocrinology
Professional Positions
  • Associate Professor — Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine
  • Fellow — American College of Physicians
More Information

Dr. Chessler is a fellowship-trained endocrinologist who specializes in adult endocrinology, metabolism and diabetes. He is part of the clinical team at the UC Irvine Health Diabetes Center. He has a research program funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that focuses on the biology of the insulin-producing pancreatic islet beta cells, the basis of beta cell failure in diabetes and identifying new therapeutic targets for treating diabetes.

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Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-8600
Fax: 949-824-9858
UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868