Maria Papaleontiou MD

Clinical Lecturer, Endocrinology
Specialties: 
Internal Medicine, Endocrinology
Clinical Interests:

Thyroid disorders and thyroid cancer, especially in older adults.

Locations

U of M Endocrinology & Metabolism

Domino's Farms
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr
Ann Arbor
MI
48105
Phone:
734-647-5871
Fax:
734-647-2145

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Charles University, 2004

Residency

  • St. Peter's Medical Center, Internal Medicine, NJ, 2011

Fellowship

  • IM Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes, University of Michigan Health System, 2013

Professional Organizations

  • Member of the American College of Physicians, 2008-Present

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, 2011-Present

  • American Thyroid Association, 2011-Present

  • Endocrine Society, 2011-Present

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

Research

The impact of age and comorbidity on thyroid cancer decision making, subclinical thyroid disease in older adults, and undertreatment/overtreatment of thyroid disease in older adults. 

Biography

Maria Papaleontiou, MD, is a Clinical Lecturer of Internal Medicine with an appointment in the Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Diabetes. She graduated medical school from the prestigious Charles University in the Czech Republic and subsequently spent several years conducting research at the Geriatrics Division at Weill Cornell Medical College. She then completed her internal medicine residency at Saint Peter's University Hospital in New Jersey and her endocrinology fellowship at the University of Michigan. She joined the faculty at the University of Michigan in 2013. She is a recipient of Fulbright and Howard Hughes Medical Institute scholarships.

Dr. Papaleontiou's practice focuses on thyroid disorders and thyroid cancer. She is especially interested in the treatment of endocrine disorders in older adults. She also conducts health services research in the field of thyroidology and aging.

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