Dr. Jeffrey M Zigman MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Jeffrey Zigman is an endocrinologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Zigman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 34 doctors at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997–2000

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2000–2003

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

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

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

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

Publications & Presentations

Estradiol modulates Kiss1 neuronal response to ghrelin.
Frazao, R.,Lemko, H. M.,da Silva, R. P.,Ratra, D. V.,Lee, C. E.,Williams, K. W.,Zigman, J. M.,Elias, C. F.

Arcuate AgRP neurons mediate orexigenic and glucoregulatory actions of ghrelin.
Wang, Q.,Liu, C.,Uchida, A.,Chuang, J. C.,Walker, A.,Liu, T.,Osborne-Lawrence, S.,Mason, B. L.,Mosher, C.,Berglund, E. D.,Elmquist, J. K.,Zigman, J. M.

The Central Nervous System Sites Mediating the Orexigenic Actions of Ghrelin.
Mason, B. L.,Wang, Q.,Zigman, J. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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