Lisa Underland, DO

Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.920.4664 F: 718.405.5609

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Endocrinology & Diabetes
    • Pediatrics
    Clinical Focus
    • Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, hypoglycemia, and obesity.

    Research Focus
    • Dr. Underland's research focus during her fellowship training was in diabetes and hypoglycemia. Her primary research project looked at postprandial blood sugars with Sitagliptin in an insulin-only closed loop (artificial pancreas) setting. She has also been involved in some of the diabetes medication trials at Montefiore. In addition, she presently has a quality improvement project which looks at non-diabetic hypoglycemia at CHAM. She plans on continuing artificial pancreas research as well as researching diabetic complications in pediatric patients.

  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    University of North Texas Hlth Sci Ctr- Ft. Worth


    Residency Program

    Scott & White Memrl Hospital


    Montefiore Medical Center

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Underland was born in Texas, and went to college at Houston Baptist University. She subsequently obtained her medical degree at UNTHSC-TCOM. She did residency in Pediatrics at Scott and White and completed a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at Montefiore in 2016. In order to continue to care for patients in the Bronx, NY and diabetes research she took a faculty position at Montefiore in the division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes.

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.920.4664 F: 718.405.5609

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2720 P: 718.741.2450 Additional Details
    Montefiore At 141 South Central Avenue
    141 South Central AvenueHartsdale, NY 10530-2319 P: 914.721.7120 Additional Details