Nicholas A. Tritos, MD, DSC
- Department of Medicine
- Clinical Interests
- Pituitary disease
- Pituitary tumors
- Cushing's syndrome
- Adult growth hormone deficiency
- Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Medical Education
- M.M.Sc., Harvard University
- D.Sc., 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, American Board of Internal Medicine
- Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine
- Foreign Languages
- Accepting New Patients
- Insurances Accepted
- Aetna Health Inc.
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
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
Tufts Health Plan
United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
BiographyDr. 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 Assistant 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).
ResearchDr. 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.
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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