Dr. Frank Charles Papacostas M.D.
Endocronologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Endocrinology5 Federal St Lahey Danvers Danvers MA, 01923
Dr. Frank Papacostas is a pediatric endocrinologist practicing in Danvers, MA. Dr. Papacostas 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
Temple Univ Sch of Med, Philadelphia Pa 1977
Temple University School of Medicine 1977
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Endocrinology
- Childrens Hosp Med Ctr, Pediatrics; University Hosp, Inc, Pediatrics
- Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center Program A
Dr. Frank Charles Papacostas M.D.'s Practice location
Danvers, MA 01923Get Direction
PEABODY, MA 01960Get Direction
Dr. Frank Charles Papacostas M.D.'s reviewsWrite Review
Patient Experience with Dr. Papacostas
- What is Apert Syndrome?
Apert syndrome, named after the French physician who described the condition for the first time, is a genetic disorder characterized by several birth defects. Children with this syndrome will have an abnormally developed face and skull. This syndrome is rare and in most cases, it develops even when...
- Diabetes vs. Science: Who’s Winning?
What Is Diabetes?Diabetes is a serious chronic illness that could affect 552 million people by the year 2030, according to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF). A person suffering from diabetes is at a much greater risk of heart attack, kidney damage, or stroke. Therefore, we are now putting...
- Pre-digested Formula May Reduce the Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Infants
A new study has shown that pre-digested formula may reduce the risk of Type 1 diabetes in infants who have a high risk for developing this condition. The study reports that babies who were fed on pre-digested formula had a 50% lower chance of developing the kind of antibodies that predict diabetes,...
- What Is Metabolism?
IntroductionMetabolism is a complex biochemical process that is needed to maintain life. Availability of nutrients and nutrition are closely associated with metabolism since metabolism is a process that involves the conversion of food into energy, which is used to fuel the body's cells. The basal...
- Glucose Monitor May Eliminate Need for Finger Stick
A novel system that has already been approved has a revolutionary technology to monitor blood sugar levels. It works with a small sensor that is placed on the arm of the person being monitored and gives reports minute by minute.Glucose monitoring is something that people with diabetes should do...
- 5 Tips on Living with Hypothyroidism
Hyperthyroidism is a health condition in which the body’s metabolism becomes slow, leading to the feeling of fatigue. This is caused by an abnormally low amount of thyroid hormone in the blood. This deficiency is caused by an impaired functioning of the thyroid gland. People may develop this...
- Dr. Stuart J. Brink MD52 Second Avenue Waltham MA 02451-1127
- Dr. Dina Guyetsky MD572 Boston Rd Billerica Massachusetts 01821
- Dr. Dorit Koren MD3400 Civic Center Blvd Philadelphia PA 19104
- Dr. Lynne L Levitsky MD55 Fruit St Boston MA 02114
- Dr. Britta M Svoren M.D.601 Elmwood Ave Rochester NY 14642
- Dr. Michael Sd Agus MD300 Longwood Ave Boston MA 02115