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Dr. Lucy D. Mastrandrea, MD, PhD

Endocronologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Endocrinology

2/5(5)
219 Bryant Street Buffalo NY, 14222
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2/5

About

Dr. Lucy Mastrandrea is a pediatric endocrinologist practicing in Buffalo, NY. Dr. Mastrandrea specializes in growth, puberty, diabetes or other disorders related to hormones that produce certain conditions in children and growing young adults. Pediatric endocrinologists possess copious knowledge on hormone chemicals and how they can affect other parts of the body and their functions.

Education and Training

University At Buffalo SUNY School Of Med and Biomedical Sciences Buffalo Ny 1999

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics (ABP)

PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- 2004

PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Endocrinology- 2005

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

endocrinologypathophysiologypediatric diabetespediatric endocrinologypediatrics

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Division Chief, Endocrinology/Diabetes UBMD Pediatrics 2017 -
  • Medical Director; Diabetes Center Oishei Children‘s Hospital 2017 -
  • ssociate Fellowship Program Director Endocrinology/Diabetes, University at Buffalo 2011 -
  • Adjunct Research Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences 2008 -
  • Attending Physician, Endocrinology/Diabetes Oishei Children’s Hospital 2004 -

Awards

  • American Diabetes Association: Mission Recognition Exemplary Service A 2012  
  • Society for Pediatric Research: Awarded Membership 2012  
  • 85th Annual Endocrine Society Conference: Genentech Travel Grant 2003  
  • Edward A. Carr Pharmacology Award 1992  
  • PEW Fellowship Recipient 1989  
  • Bausch and Lomb: Science Award 1986  
  • Elks' National Scholarship 1986  
  • Manhattan College: Presidential Scholarship 1986-1990  
  • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Award 2002-2003  
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society   
  • Manhattan College: Presidential Scholarship (1986-1990)   
  • Endocrine Fellows Foundation Award (2002-2003)   
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society   
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society   

Treatments

  • Obesity

Professional Memberships

  • Pediatric Endocrine Society  
  • Endocrine Society  
  • American Diabetes Association  
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Young Physicians Society  
  • Society for Pediatric Research  
  • Lawson Wilkins Society of Pediatric Endocrinology/Pediatric Endocrine Society  

Fellowships

  • University at Buffalo pediatric endocrinology  2005

Experience & Accolades

  • Associate Director 2011 - 2014Pediatric Endocrinology/Diabetes Fellowship Program, University at Buffalo
  • Adjunct Research Assistant Professor 2008 - 2014 University at Buffalo
  • Assistant Professor 2005 - 2014 Pediatrics, University at Buffalo

Internships

  • University at Buffalo (Pediatrics) (2000)

Fellowships

  • University at Buffalo (Pediatric Endocrinology) (2005)

Dr. Lucy D. Mastrandrea, MD, PhD's Practice location

Practice At 219 Bryant Street

219 Bryant Street -
Buffalo, NY 14222
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Dr. Lucy D. Mastrandrea, MD, PhD has a rating of 2 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 5 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Endocronologist (Pediatric) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Pediatric Endocrinologist Dr. Lucy D. Mastrandrea, who serves patients in Buffalo, New York.

Treating children and adolescents, Dr. Mastrandrea is a fellowship-trained pediatric endocrinologist in practice with UBMD Pediatrics Outpatient Center in Buffalo, New York. Her specialities include endocrinology, pathophysiology, pediatric diabetes, pediatric endocrinology, and pediatrics.

Teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond, she serves as an Associate Professor  within the Department of Pediatrics at Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.

Among her other appointments include Division Chief, Endocrinology/Diabetes, UBMD Pediatrics (2017-present); Medical Director, Diabetes Center, Oishei Children‘s Hospital (2017-present); Associate Fellowship Program Director, Endocrinology/Diabetes, University at Buffalo (2011-present); Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2008-present); and Attending Physician, Endocrinology/Diabetes, Oishei Children’s Hospital (2004-present).

Following the completion of her medical degree at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Dr. Mastrandrea went on to further her education. She performed her internship in pediatrics, residency in pediatrics, and fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at the University at Buffalo in 2000, 2001, and 2005, respectively. 

In 2004 and 2005, she attained board certification in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology through the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). The mission of the ABP is to advance child health by certifying pediatricians who meet standards of excellence and are committed to continuous learning and improvement.

A Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Mastrandrea is a member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society, the Endocrine Society, the American Diabetes Association, the American Academy of Pediatrics: Young Physicians Society, the Society for Pediatric Research, and the Lawson Wilkins Society of Pediatric Endocrinology/Pediatric Endocrine Society.

Her areas of research expertise include growth hormone deficiency, late endocrine effects of childhood cancer, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, and weight management and obesity.

Pediatric endocrinology is a medical subspecialty dealing with disorders of the endocrine glands, such as variations of physical growth and sexual development in childhood, diabetes, and many more. Pediatric endocrinologists, depending upon the age range of the patients they treat, care for patients from infancy to late adolescence and young adulthood. They treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes, growth disorders, pubertal abnormalities, obesity, differences of sex development, bone and mineral disturbances, hypoglycemia, and other disorders relating to the adrenal, parathyroid, thyroid, and pituitary glands.

Among Dr. Mastrandrea’s most notable achievements include: Castle Connolly Medical Ltd: Exceptional Women in Medicine (2019); Pediatric Endocrine Society: Leadership Advantage “Award of Accomplishment and Exemplary Completion” (2019); Gold Humanism Honor Society: Richard Sarkin/Emeritus Faculty Chapter Faculty Inductee (2019); Society for Pediatric Research: Awarded Membership (2012); American Diabetes Association: Mission Recognition “Exemplary Service Award” (2012); 85th Annual Endocrine Society Conference: Genentech Travel Grant (2003); Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (1998); Edward A. Carr Pharmacology Award (1992); Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society (1990); Sigma Xi Honor Society (1989); PEW Fellowship Recipient (1989); Elks’ National Scholarship (1986); Bausch and Lomb: Science Award (1986); Castle Connolly Medical Ltd: America‘s Top Doctors (2016-2020); Endocrine Fellows Foundation Award (2002-2003); Manhattan College: Presidential Scholarship (1986-1990); Buffalo Spree Magazine: Top Doctors in Western New York (2016-2021); and Castle Connolly: Exceptional Women in Medicine (2019-2020).

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