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Lisa M. Neff, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Lisa Neff joined Northwestern as an Assistant Professor of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Molecular Medicine in October, 2009. Dr. Neff earned her B.S. in German and Biology from Tufts University in 1994 and her M.D. from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in 1999. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine at UIC in 2002 and dual fellowships in Endocrinology and Clinical Nutrition at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston in 2006. Upon completion of her fellowships, Dr. Neff joined the Clinical Scholar Program at the Rockefeller University in New York City, earning a Master's Degree in Clinical and Translational Research. Dr. Neff is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. She is also certified by the American Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists. She is an active member of The Obesity Society and the American Society for Nutrition.

Dr. Neff's clinical interests include the management of excess body weight, nutritional disorders, and weight-related metabolic disorders, including type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome. She also co-directs our Healthy For You: Healthy for 2 program, which is designed to help overweight women have healthier pregnancies.

Dr. Neff's research has largely focused on nutritional interventions for the treatment of weight-related metabolic disorders. She has also recently begun work on research projects designed to prevent excessive weight gain during pregnancy, which can have adverse consequences for both mother and baby.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Illinois College of Medicine - 1999
  • Residency
    University of Illinois Hospital - 2002
  • Fellowship
    Tufts Medical Center - 2006

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 17-250

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-2300
Monday
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Diabetes
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Metabolism
  • Nutrition/Diet Counseling
  • Obesity
  • Post-operative Evaluation
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Weight Loss/Management

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HMOI Fox Valley IPA
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation