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Lytitia M. Shea, M.D.

  1. Pediatric Hospitalist
  2. Pediatrician


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Dr. Shea is a pediatrician with a background in pediatric intensive care and pediatric hospitalist medicine and a clinical focus on pediatric complex chronic care for patients and their families. Her clinical areas of focus include:

  • Expertise in management of children with complex, chronic disease such as cerebral palsy, seizure disorder, feeding difficulties, and respiratory insufficiency
  • Complex coordination of care and diagnosis of unresolved illness
  • Patient education resources for families regarding their child's unique medication conditions
  • Fostering subspecialty evaluations to assist in medical management
  • Providing a plan and resources for a holistic, multidimensional wellness approach for both the pediatric child/adolescent and their parents/caregivers

In addition to her academic and clinical work, Dr. Shea has provided medical expertise to the Visitation Clinic all Haitian medical team in Petite Riviere de Nippes, Haiti since 2001 through the Visitation Hospital Foundation.

  1. Dysautonomia
  2. Failure to thrive
  3. Genetic disorder
  4. Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome
  5. Neurodevelopmental disorder
  6. Orthostatic hypertension
  7. POTS
  8. Rare disorders
  9. Systemic disease
  1. Anticipatory guidance
  2. Complex care coordination
  3. General pediatric care
  4. Motivational interviewing
  1. 1996
    Fellowship - Pediatric Critical CareThe Children's Hospital Denver, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  2. 1993
    Residency - PediatricsThe Children's Hospital Denver, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  3. 1990
    MDIndiana University Medical Center
  4. 1986
    BA - BiochemistryVassar College
    Masters - Masters of Public Health candidate with a focus on "International Health and Disaster Preparedness"John Hopkins School of Public Health


  1. 1993
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Professional memberships

  1. 2000 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics