Dr. Deborah F. Brigell MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Deborah Brigell is an endocrinologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. She is one of 45 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and one of 68 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #12 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1989

University of Chicago
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1989–1991

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Fellow (FACE), American Association of Clinical Endocrinology

Publications & Presentations

Ovarian steroidogenic responses to gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist testing with nafarelin in hirsute women with adrenal responses to adrenocorticotropin suggestive of 3 beta-hydroxy-delta 5-steroid dehydrogenase deficiency.
Barnes, R. B., Ehrmann, D. A., Brigell, D. F., Rosenfield, R. L.

Detection of functional ovarian hyperandrogenism in women with androgen excess.
Ehrmann, D. A., Rosenfield, R. L., Barnes, R. B., Brigell, D. F., Sheikh, Z.

Recovery of responses to ovine corticotropin-releasing hormone after withdrawal of a short course of glucocorticoid.
Brigell, D. F., Fang, V. S., Rosenfield, R. L.

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