Dr. Ruggero Battan MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Ruggero Battan is an endocrinologist in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bronson Methodist Hospital and Mercy Health Saint Mary's. He received his medical degree from University of Padua College of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Bronson Methodist Hospital and one of 5 at Mercy Health Saint Mary's who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology, Parathyroid, Thyroid

Hospital Affiliation

Bronson Methodist Hospital

Mercy Health Saint Mary's
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Cabrini Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987–1990

University of Massachusetts
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1990–1993

University of Padua College of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

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

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACE), American Association of Clinical Endocrinology

Publications & Presentations

Evidence that intrathymic islet transplantation does not prevent diabetes or subsequent islet graft destruction in RT6-depleted, diabetes-resistant BioBreeding/Worcester rats.
Battan, R., Mordes, J. P., Abreau, S., Greiner, D. L., Handler, E. S., Rossini, A. A.

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. A prospective study.
Raviglione, M. C., Battan, R., Taranta, A.

Infections associated with Hickman catheters in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Raviglione, M. C., Battan, R., Pablos-Mendez, A., Aceves-Casillas, P., Mullen, M. P., Taranta, A.

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