Allison Smego, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine

Primary Children's Hospital
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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Dr. Smego is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at the University of Utah. She earned her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine. She completed residency training in Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University and her Pediatric Endocrinology fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Smego is board certified in General Pediatrics and board certified in subspecialty of Pediatric Endocrinology.

No conflicts of interest (12/10/2021)

Selected Bibliography:

Lawson S, Redel JM, Smego A, Gulla M, Schoettker PJ, Jolly M, Mostajabi F, Hornung L.
Assessment of a Day Hospital Management Program for Children With Type 1 Diabetes.
JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(3):e200347. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Smego A, Lawson S, Courter JD, Warden D, Corathers S.
Decreasing the Time to Insulin Administration for Hospitalized Patients With Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes.
Hosp Pediatr. 2018;8(5):288-292. PubMed abstract

Smego A, Woo JG, Klein J, Suh C, Bansal D, Bliss S, Daniels SR, Bolling C, Crimmins NA.
High Body Mass Index in Infancy May Predict Severe Obesity in Early Childhood.
J Pediatr. 2017;183:87-93.e1. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Smego AR, Backeljauw P, Gutmark-Little I.
Buccally Administered Intranasal Desmopressin Acetate for the Treatment of Neurogenic Diabetes Insipidus in Infancy.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016;101(5):2084-8. PubMed abstract