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Istfan, Nawfal, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Language:Arabic
Gender:Male

Address

732 Harrison Avenue
2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Residency

American University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon (1979)


Education

Fellowship in Endocrinology, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston MA (1982)


Special Interests

Medical obesity treatment, Weight management, Nutrition and nutritional deficiencies, Diabetes, Medical management of patients undergoing bariatric surgery


Research Interests

Racial differences in diabetes, weight loss and insulin resistance, Clinical outcomes after bariatric surgery, Nutrition and cancer, Protein metabolism and cell proliferation


Board Certification

Internal medicine


Conducts Clinical Trials

Yes