David A D'Alessio, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 300 North Duke Street, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 684-4005
Email address david.d'alessio@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Research Fellowship, Metabolism, Endocrinology And Nutrition, University of Washington, School of Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • Resident, Temple University, School of Medicine, 1983 - 1986
  • M.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1983

Publications

Polanco, Georgina G., Adele E. Corbin, Erin M. Sisson, Kathi B. Smith, Susan D. Brumm, David A. D’Alessio, and Mercedes Falciglia. “Sweet Transitions: Coordinating Diabetes Care between Hospital and Primary Care Settings.” In Diabetes, 65:A319–A319. AMER DIABETES ASSOC, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Chatha, Sheena, Adele E. Corbin, Erin M. Sisson, Kimberly M. Berger, Brittany Woolf, Anthony C. Leonard, David A. D’Alessio, and Mercedes Falciglia. “Management of Inpatient Hypoglycemia: Improving Safety through The Joint Commission Standards.” In Diabetes, 65:A330–A330. AMER DIABETES ASSOC, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Shah, Amy S., David D’Alessio, Martha E. Ford-Adams, Ashish P. Desai, and Thomas H. Inge. “Bariatric Surgery: A Potential Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth.” Diabetes Care 39, no. 6 (June 2016): 934–40. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc16-0067.

PMID
27222551
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Tong, Jenny, Harold W. Davis, Amalia Gastaldelli, and David D’Alessio. “Ghrelin Impairs Prandial Glucose Tolerance and Insulin Secretion in Healthy Humans Despite Increasing GLP-1.” J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101, no. 6 (June 2016): 2405–14. https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2015-4154.

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27055279
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Wolfe, Bruce M., and David A. D’Alessio. “Bariatric/metabolic surgery for diabetes: Incorporating a powerful treatment into standard care.” Obesity (Silver Spring) 24, no. 6 (June 2016): 1205–6. https://doi.org/10.1002/oby.21531.

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27225594
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Aulinger, Benedikt A., Torsten P. Vahl, Ron L. Prigeon, David A. D’Alessio, and Deborah A. Elder. “The incretin effect in obese adolescents with and without type 2 diabetes: impaired or intact?” Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 310, no. 9 (May 1, 2016): E774–81. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00496.2015.

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26979523
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Cefalu, William T., Andrew J. M. Boulton, William V. Tamborlane, Robert G. Moses, Derek LeRoith, Eddie L. Greene, Frank B. Hu, et al. “Building Momentum: Taking on the Real “Issues” of Diabetes Care!.” Diabetes Care 39, no. 1 (January 2016): 10–12. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc15-2315.

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27606379
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Tong, J., D. Sandoval, and D. D’Alessio. “Textbook of Diabetes,” 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Gibb, Roger D., Johnson W. McRorie, Darrell A. Russell, Vic Hasselblad, and David A. D’Alessio. “Psyllium fiber improves glycemic control proportional to loss of glycemic control: a meta-analysis of data in euglycemic subjects, patients at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus, and patients being treated for type 2 diabetes mellitus.” Am J Clin Nutr 102, no. 6 (December 2015): 1604–14. https://doi.org/10.3945/ajcn.115.106989.

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26561625
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