Dr. Andrew Curtis Adams MD Internist

Dr. Andrew Adams is an internist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Allegheny General Hospital and Forbes Regional Hospital. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 10 years. He is one of 64 doctors at Allegheny General Hospital and one of 55 at Forbes Regional Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Addiction Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 2004

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

FGF21: insights into mechanism of action from preclinical studies.
Antonellis, P. J.,Kharitonenkov, A.,Adams, A. C.

Hepatic SIRT1 Attenuates Hepatic Steatosis and Controls Energy Balance in Mice by Inducing Fibroblast Growth Factor 21.
Li, Y.,Wong, K.,Giles, A.,Jiang, J.,Lee, J. W.,Adams, A. C.,Kharitonenkov, A.,Yang, Q.,Gao, B.,Guarente, L.,Zang, M.

An FGF21-Adiponectin-Ceramide Axis Controls Energy Expenditure and Insulin Action in Mice.
Holland, W. L.,Adams, A. C.,Brozinick, J. T.,Bui, H. H.,Miyauchi, Y.,Kusminski, C. M.,Bauer, S. M.,Wade, M.,Singhal, E.,Cheng, C. C.,Volk, K.,Kuo, M. S.,Gordillo, R.,Kharitonenkov, A.,Scherer, P. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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