Faculty Profile

Celeste Thomas
Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Thomas’s academic interests are focused on understanding ways to efficiently improve the quality of care of diabetes management in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Specifically, she is working with multidisciplinary teams to decrease iatrogenic hypoglycemia and improve blood glucose control. She is also interested in the relationship between environmental chemical exposures and metabolic disease

Clinical Interests

General endocrinology, diabetes and pituitary disorders


  • Thomas C and Bakris G. Metformin nephrotoxicity insights: will they change clinical management? J Diabetes. 2014 Mar;6(2):111-2.
  • Prager JM, Thomas C, Ankenbrandt WJ, Meyer JR, Gao Y, Ragin A, Sidharthan S, Hutten R, Wu YG. Association of white matter hyperintensities and low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin d levels. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Jun;35(6):1145-9.
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  • MS, 1999, Stanford University, Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • MD, 2008, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Medicine
  • Residency, 2011, University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 2013, University of Chicago, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism