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Pouneh K. Fazeli, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Attending Physician, Neuroendocrine Unit

  • Phone: 617-726-7948
Department of Medicine
Clinical Interests
Pituitary amenorrhea
Pituitary disease
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency, Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Gateway
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Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
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BiographyDr. Fazeli is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an attending physician in the Neuroendocrine Unit at MGH.  She attended Harvard College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, graduating as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.  In 2012, she also earned a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health.  Dr. Fazeli completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, where she also served as a Chief Resident.  She completed fellowship training in Endocrinology at MGH in 2010 and has been an attending physician in the Neuroendocrine Unit since that time.  Dr. Fazeli has a particular interest in pituitary causes of amenorrhea and infertility.

ResearchDr. Fazeli is an NIH-funded investigator (K23 award).  Her research interests include hormonal dysregulation in states of acute and chronic undernutrition.


View my most recent publications at PubMed

Marrow fat and bone--new perspectives. Fazeli PK, Horowitz MC, MacDougald OA, Scheller EL, Rodeheffer MS, Rosen CJ, Klibanski A. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Mar;98(3):935-45.

Marrow fat and preadipocyte factor-1 levels decrease with recovery in women with anorexia nervosa. Fazeli PK, Bredella MA, Freedman L, Thomas BJ, Breggia A, Meenaghan E, Rosen CJ, Klibanski A.
J Bone Miner Res. 2012 Sep;27(9):1864-71.

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