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Dr. Philip Kern

Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
Lexington, KY
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I specialize in
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
I have been in practice
41 years
I speak
English
I'm known for
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Metabolic syndrome
3rd
Nationally
11
Obesity
--
Locally
14
Hyperlipidemia
6th
Nationally
3
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I am located at
Lexington , KY null

I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
New York Medical College, NY
1978
Academic Appointments
Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky
Director, Barnstable Brown Diabetes and Obesity Center
Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Science
I've won the following awards
TOP ENDOCRINOLOGIST, Kentucky
2018
Top Endocrinologist, Kentucky
Fall 2017
Top Doctor, the Lexington Region
Fall 2017
I've published
Adipose tissue macrophages in insulin-resistant subjects are associated with collagen VI and fibrosis and demonstrate alternative activation.
Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab., Dec;299(6):E1016-27 (2010)
DHA reduces the atrophy-associated Fn14 protein in differentiated myotubes during coculture with macrophages.
J. Nutr. Biochem., Aug;23(8):885-91 (2012)
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Reduce Adipose Tissue Macrophages in Human Subjects With Insulin Resistance
Diabetes, 62:1709 (2013)
Michael Spencer