Eric Orwoll, MD

  • Degrees:
    MD: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 1974
  • Residency:
    Internal Medicine: Providence Medical Center, Portland,1977

  • Fellowship:
    Endocrinology: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 1979


  • Biosketch:
    Dr. Orwoll received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, in 1974. He completed his residency training in Medicine at Providence Medical Center in Portland, and his Endocrinology fellowship at OHSU. His special interests include metabolic bone disease and mineral metabolism. Dr. Orwoll is board certified in Medicine and Endocrinology.
  • Recent Publications:

    Hatton D, Yue Q, Dericky J, Roullet C, Otsuka K, Watanabe M, Coste S, Roullet J, Phanovrang T, Orwoll E, Orwoll S, McCarron D. Calcium metabolism and cardiovascular function following spaceflight. J Appl Physiol. 2002 Jan;92:3-12, 2002

    Nelson H, Rizzo J, Harris E, Cauley J, Ensrud K, Bauer D, Orwoll E. Osteoporosis and fractures in postmenopausal women using estrogen. Arch Intern Med 162:2278-84, 2002.

    Guyatt G and the Osteoporosis Research Advisory Group. Meta-analyses of therapies for postmenopausal osteoporosis: Endocrine Reviews 23:495-578, 2002.

    Hayman SR, Drake WM, Kendler DL, Olszynski WP, Webber CE, Rosen CJ, Genant HK, Orwoll ES, Pickard LE, Adachi JD. North American male reference population for speed of sound in bone at multiple skeletal sites. J Clin Densitom. 5:63-71, 2002.

    Klein R, Turner R, Skinner L, Vartanian K, Serang M, Carlos A, Shea M, Belknap J, Orwoll E. Mapping quantitative trait loci that influence femoral cross sectional area in mice. J Bone Miner Res 17:1752-60, 2002.

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