Katie Larson Ode, MD

Katie Larson Ode
It is really, really helpful to us to have the people who actually care for the child with diabetes at their appointment. What allows us to give that child the best care is really the story of the child and their family.
Katie Larson Ode, MD


Dr. Larson Ode works with established gender non-conforming and transgender youth from birth to 26 years of age. She also works with new gender non/conforming and transgender youth from birth to 18 years of age. Her office hours include every Friday afternoon at the Pediatric Specialty clinic and all day every Tuesday in Bettendorf.

Dr. Katie Larson Ode's LGBTQ Services

  • Initial evaluation, discussion of available services, care recommendations, and hormonal evaluation
  • Hormone blocking therapy dependent on insurance coverage, hormone therapy for gender confirmation, and other therapies for gender affirmation
  • Other care for hormone conditions in transgender patients such as hypothyroidism, diabetes, growth conditions, and more
  • Evaluation for and management for disorders of sexual differentiation



Pediatric Medical Services

Pediatric Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ)

Patient Stories



MD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland


Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis


Pediatrics ( Academic Profile )

Clinical Associate Professor