Doctor Profile

B. Michelle Schweiger, DO

216.445.5158

B. Michelle Schweiger, DO

Appointed: 2010

B. Michelle Schweiger, DO
Department: Center for Pediatric Endocrinology
Associate Staff
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code A120
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.445.5158
WorkFax:216.636.6761
B. Michelle Schweiger, DO
Department: Center for Pediatric Endocrinology
Associate Staff
Location: Twinsburg Family Health & Surgery Center
8701 Darrow Road
Twinsburg, OH 44087
WorkAppointment:330.888.4000
WorkFax:216.636.6761
Surgeon:
No
Treats:
Children & Adolescents Only

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Schweiger joined the Cleveland Clinic in 2010, as Associate Staff, Center for Pediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology. She has a special interest in Adolescent Female Health and Type 1 Diabetes and has co-authored several publications in both areas.

Dr. Schweiger is the manager of the ESCALAIT (enrichment services and care for adolescents living with autoimmune insulin dependent type 1 diabetes) Clinic. This is a multidisciplinary clinic with an aim of helping to enhance the care and well being of adolescent females with type 1 diabetes. She is also the manager of the Jr. ESCALAIT, a multidisciplinary clinic with the aim of providing support and improving the care of children with type 1 diabetes ages 5 and younger.

She is one of the principal investigators on the Cleveland Clinic Healthy Girls project with the goal of obesity prevention in at risk young females. Dr. Schweiger also heads the Pediatric Diabetes Ketoacidosis Task Force at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital with the goal of continuing to enhance the inpatient care children with diabetes. She has been an invited speaker at local and international conference on various topics in adolescent medicine and type 1 diabetes. She is a member of the following organizations: The American Diabetes Association, The Endocrine Society, and The Pediatric Endocrine Society.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Colorado Denver, The Children's Hospital
Pediatric Endocrinology
Denver, CO USA
2010
Residency - University of Florida Health Science Center
Pediatrics
Jacksonville, FL
2005
Medical School - Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, CA USA
2002
Graduate - Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA USA
1998
Undergraduate - University of California at Irvine
Biology
Irvine, CA USA
1996

Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics- Pediatric Endocrinology

Specialty Interests

androgen disorders, growth disorders, pubertal disorders, thyroid disease, congenital hyperinsulinism, calcium disorders, panhypopituitarism, PCOS, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, MODY, neonatal diabetes

Memberships

  • Pediatric Endocrine Society
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Diabetes Association

Treatment & Services

  • Pediatric Endocrinology

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • English