Dr. Lloyd Axelrod MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Lloyd Axelrod is an endocrinologist in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 47 years. Dr. Axelrod accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 52 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital and one of 24 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #3 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Newton-Wellesley Hospital
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1967 - 1969

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1973

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1969 - 1970

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1967

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 2013

Publications & Presentations

Interactive diabetes case 10: A 45-year old woman with variable glucose values and hypoglycemia unawareness on insulin therapy
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Interactive diabetes case 11: A 34-year old pregnant woman with type 2 diabetes
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Interactive diabetes case 12: Perioperative management of a 67-year-old man with type 2 diabetes who undergoes coronary artery bypass surgery
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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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