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Jorge Calles-Escandon, MD, Endocrinology, Cleveland, OH, MetroHealth Medical Center


Endocrinology Cleveland, OH

Diabetes, Lipid Metabolism

Professor, Medicine, Case Western Reserve Univ Sch of Med

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  • Dr. Jorge Calles-Escandon is an endocrinologist in Cleveland, OH and is affiliated with MetroHealth Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and has been in practice 41 years. He specializes in diabetes and lipid metabolism.

Education & Training

  • University of Vermont - Fletcher Allen Health Care
    University of Vermont - Fletcher Allen Health CareFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1983 - 1985
  • Yale University School of Medicine
    Yale University School of MedicineFellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1981 - 1983
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de MexicoClass of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2012 - 2023
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2002 - 2013
  • VT State Medical License
    VT State Medical License 1984 - 2002
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Grant Support

  • Gastroparesis Consortium Continuation And New Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus StudiiesNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2011
  • Cellular Basis Of Insulin ResistanceNational Center For Research Resources2005–2006
  • Normalization Of Disfibrinolysis Of Diabetes MellitusNational Center For Research Resources1997–2000
  • Fat Oxidation And Visceral Fat Mass In MenopauseNational Institute On Aging1998–1999
  • Hormonal/Metabolic Determinants Of Dysregulation Of Endogenous Fib.SystemNational Center For Research Resources1997
  • Obesity/Nutrition Research CenterNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1994
  • Role Of Age, Fitness Level And SNS Activity On Resting Metabolic RateNational Center For Research Resources1994
  • Substrate Cycles In Altered Nutritional StatesNational Center For Research Resources1991–1994
  • Upper Body Obesity--Thermogenic PerspectiveNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1990–1994
  • Test Of ONE Female Child With Short SyndromeNational Center For Research Resources1992
  • Synergistic Interaction Of Glucose &Epinephrine On Metabolism In Obesity And DMNational Center For Research Resources1991
  • Mk-6 And Warfarin Interaction StudyNational Center For Research Resources1991
  • Glucagon,Substrate Cycles,Energy Used In Obesity And Type II DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources1991
  • Glucagon/Substrate Cycles/Energy Expend. In Obesity &Type II DiabetesNational Center For Research Resources1990
  • Vitamin C And Diabetes MellitusNational Center For Research Resources1988–1990
  • The Importance Of The Early Phase Of Insulin ReleaseNational Center For Research Resources1988
  • High Molecular Weight Aggregates Of Therapeutic Insulin In Type I Diabetes (HumanNational Center For Research Resources1987–1988
  • Diurnal Variation In Glucose &Insulin Concentration In Diabetic &ObeseNational Center For Research Resources1987–1988
  • Activation Of Sympathetic Nervous System In ManNational Center For Research Resources1986–1987

Hospital Affiliations