Ruth S Weinstock, MD, PhD, 315 464-8668

Ruth S Weinstock, MD, PhD
Appointed 08/01/97
353 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine
  • Neuroscience and Physiology
  • Physiology Program
  • Research Pillars

Clinic/Unit

Web Resources

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, 1983
  • MD: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1980
  • PhD: Columbia University, 1978

Clinical Interests

  • Diabetes mellitus, obesity, lipid disorders and osteoporosis

Research Interests

  • Diabetes and its complications, lipid disorders, obesity, metabolism, metabolic bones diseases including osteoporosis

Clinical Trials

  • A randomized, 30 week, active-controlled, open-label, 3-treatment arm, parallel-group multicenter study comparing the efficacy and safety of insulin glargine/lixisenatide fixed ratio combination to insulin glargine alone and to lixisenatide alone on top of metformin in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
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  • A randomized, 30-week, active-controlled, open label, 2-treatment arm, parallel-group, multicenter study comparing the efficacy and safety of the insulin glargine/lixisenatide fixed ratio combination to insulin glargine with or without metformin in patients with T2DM
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  • A Randomized, Multicenter Study to Evaluate Cardiovascular Outcomes with ITCA 650 in Patients Treated with Standard of Care for Type 2 Diabetes
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  • ADJUNCTONETM: The efficacy and safety of liraglutide as adjunct therapy to insulin in the treatment of type 1 diabetes
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  • PERL Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes: A multicenter clinical trial of allopurinol to prevent GFR loss in type 1 diabetes
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  • The TODAY Study Group Genetics Protocol
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Specialties & Certification

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paget's Disease of Bone
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Blood Glucose Test
  • Bone Density Testing
  • Diabetes Management
  • Insulin Pump Education
  • Intravenous Therapy for Osteoporosis
  • Intravenous Therapy for Paget's Disease of Bone

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

6/26/14 Expert Advice: What to do when youre first diagnosed with diabetes

5/21/14 Study shows diabetes related complications are improving

11/23/12 Upstate participates in clinical trial of first-of-its-kind insulin pump

Web Resources

Publications

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Research Abstract

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/weinstor
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/weinstor