The physicians and advanced practice providers in the Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Wake Forest School of Medicine focus on the diagnosis and management of diabetes and other endocrine and metabolic diseases. Our endocrinologists have a long tradition of research focused on diabetes and diabetes complications. All faculty are involved in direct supervision of all clinical and educational experiences.

Joseph A. Aloi, MD

  • Section Chief, Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Centers and Institutes

  • Center on Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism

Cynthia Anne Burns, MD

  • Associate Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Swapan K. Das, PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Kristen Gill Hairston, MD

  • Associate Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Brittany Bohinc Henderson, MD, ECNU

  • Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Centers and Institutes

  • Comprehensive Cancer Center

Donald A. Mcclain, MD, PhD

  • Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Director, Academic Research Organization
  • Associate Director, Translational Science Institute

Centers and Institutes

  • Translational Science Institute
  • Center for Redox Research in Biology and Medicine
  • Center on Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism

Kavya Chitra Mekala, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

K. Patrick Ober, MD

  • Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism

Chinenyenwa Okechi Usoh, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Endocrinology and Metabolism