, Pulmonology/Respiratory Medicine
3020 Children's Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Childrens Hospital - Los Angeles
Childrens Hospital - Los Angeles
Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatrics
Dr. Daniel Lesser is a pulmonologist in the Respiratory Medicine Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an associate professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego.
After graduating from Brown University, Dr. Lesser went on to attend the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Upon finishing his residency in pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, he remained there to complete his fellowship in pediatric pulmonology.
Dr. Lesser's clinical focus is children with sleep disordered breathing and sleep apnea, respiratory manifestations of neuromuscular diseases such as muscular dystrophy, disorders of ventilatory control and technology-dependent/medically fragile children. In working with families, he aims to create a care plan that will help every child maximize and exceed his or her unique potential.
Dr. Lesser is active in teaching and serves as the director of the Rady Children's Pediatric Pulmonology fellowship program. A cross-country and track runner at Brown, Dr. Lesser remains a competitive distance runner and has finished as the top faculty member in the UC San Diego Chancellor's Challenge 5K race.
Abnormalities in autonomic function in obese boys at-risk for insulin resistance and obstructive sleep apnea.
Oliveira FMS, Tran WH, Lesser DJ, Bhatia R, Keens TG, Mittelman SD, Davidson Ward SL, Khoo MCK
Pneumothoraces in collagen VI-related dystrophy: a case series and recommendations for management.
Fraser KL, Wong S, Foley AR, Chhibber S, BÃ¶nnemann CG, Lesser DJ, Grosmann C, Rutkowski A
Body Fat Composition: A Predictive Factor for Sleep Related Breathing Disorder in Obese Children.
Bhatia R, Lesser DJ, Oliveira FG, Tran WH, Keens TG, Khoo MC, Davidson Ward SL
Evaluation of phrenic nerve and diaphragm function with peripheral nerve stimulation and M-mode ultrasonography in potential pediatric phrenic nerve or diaphragm pacing candidates.
Skalsky AJ, Lesser DJ, McDonald CM
The (pediatric pulmonary) world is flat. The spread of Internet-based pediatric pulmonary case conferences.
Stokes DC, McBride JT, Hagood JS, Lesser DJ, Taylor JB
The utility of a portable recording device for screening of obstructive sleep apnea in obese adolescents.
Lesser DJ, Haddad GG, Bush RA, Pian MS
Sleep fragmentation and intermittent hypoxemia are associated with decreased insulin sensitivity in obese adolescent Latino males.
Lesser DJ, Bhatia R, Tran WH, Oliveira F, Ortega R, Keens TG, Mittelman SD, Khoo MC, Davidson Ward SL
Does the 6-min walk test correlate with the exercise stress test in children?
Lesser DJ, Fleming MM, Maher CA, Kim SB, Woo MS, Keens TG
Congenital hypoventilation syndromes.
Lesser DJ, Ward SL, Kun SS, Keens TG
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