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Nicholas A. Tritos, MD, DSc

617-726-7948

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Overview

Departments

Neuroendocrinology

Medicine

Clinical Interests
  • Pituitary disease
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Acromegaly
  • Prolactinomas
  • Cushing's syndrome
  • Thyrotropinoma
  • Adult growth hormone deficiency
  • Hypopituitarism
Medical Education
  • MMSc, Harvard University
  • DSc, University of Athens
  • MD, University of Athens School of Medicine
  • Residency, New England Deaconess Hospital
  • Fellowship, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Diabetes & Metabolism
Foreign Languages
  • Greek
  • French
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Male

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Biography

Dr. Tritos is a staff neuroendocrinologist in the Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center and a faculty member in the Neuroendocrine Unit at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He serves as an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He also conducts clinical research with a focus on pituitary tumors and growth hormone deficiency in adults. He is the author or co-author of more than 75 peer-reviewed publications in Endocrinology and a regular peer-reviewer for many professional Journals. He has been regularly serving on professional and scientific committees (Endocrine Society and AACE).

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Research & Publications

Research Summary
Dr. Tritos conducts clinical research with a focus on pituitary tumors and growth hormone deficiency in adults. He is the author or co-author of more than 75 peer-reviewed publications in Endocrinology and a regular peer-reviewer for many professional Journals.
Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed


N.A. Tritos, B.M.K. Biller, B. Swearingen. Management of Cushing?s disease. Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2011; 7: 279-289.

N.A. Tritos, P.W. Schaefer, T.D. Stein. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. A 52 year old man with weakness, infections, and enlarged adrenal glands. New England Journal of Medicine 2011; 365: 2520-2530.

N.A. Tritos, S.L. Greenspan, D. King, A. Hamrahian, D.M. Cook, P.J. J?nsson, M.P. Wajnrajch, Maria Koltowska ? H?ggstrom, B.M.K. Biller. Unreplaced sex steroid deficiency, corticotropin deficiency and lower IGF-1 are associated with lower bone mineral density in adults with growth hormone deficiency. A KIMS database analysis. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2011; 96: 1516- 1523.

M. Barake, A. Klibanski, N.A. Tritos. Effects of recombinant human growth hormone therapy on bone mineral density in adults with growth hormone deficiency: a meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2014; 99: 852-860.

N.A. Tritos, G. Johannsson, M. Korbonits, K.K. Miller, U. Feldt-Rasmussen, K.C.J. Yuen, D. King, A.F. Mattsson, P.J. Jonsson, M. Koltowska-Haggstrom, A. Klibanski, B.M.K. Biller. Effects of long-term growth hormone replacement in adults with growth hormone deficiency following cure of acromegaly-a KIMS analysis. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2014; 99: 2018-2029.

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Contact

Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center
Zero Emerson Place
Suite 112
Boston MA, 02114-2217
Phone: 617-726-7948
Fax: 617-726-1241

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