Ayse Nur Sahin Efe MD
Instructor, General Internal Medicine
150 S Huntington Avenue | (617) 414-1803
General Internal Medicine
Ayse Sahin Efe, MD is an Instructor of General Internal Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine and practicing internist at Mount Auburn Hospital. Dr. Sahin Efe attended medical school at Hacettepe University in Turkey and then was Chief resident at Steward Carney Hospital. She then completed fellowships at Harvard University School of Medicine and another at Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Sahin Efe is board certified in Endocrinology, and Diabetes and Metabolism.
Medicine-Internal, MD, Hacettepe University, 2004
Vamvini MT, Hamnvik OP, Sahin-Efe A, Gavrieli A, Dincer F, Farr OM, Mantzoros CS. Differential Effects of Oral and Intravenous Lipid Administration on Key Molecules Related to Energy Homeostasis. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 May; 101(5):1989-97. PMID: 26964729.Published on 2/1/2016
Farr OM, Sofopoulos M, Tsoukas MA, Dincer F, Thakkar B, Sahin-Efe A, Filippaios A, Bowers J, Srnka A, Gavrieli A, Ko BJ, Liakou C, Kanyuch N, Tseleni-Balafouta S, Mantzoros CS. GLP-1 receptors exist in the parietal cortex, hypothalamus and medulla of human brains and the GLP-1 analogue liraglutide alters brain activity related to highly desirable food cues in individuals with diabetes: a crossover, randomised, placebo-controlled trial. Diabetologia. 2016 05; 59(5):954-65. PMID: 26831302.Published on 5/1/2015
Sahin-Efe A, Polyzos SA, Dincer F, Zaichenko L, McGovern R, Schneider B, Mantzoros CS. Intracellular leptin signaling following effective weight loss. Metabolism. 2015 Aug; 64(8):888-95. PMID: 25998856.Published on 3/20/2014
Joung KE, Park KH, Zaichenko L, Sahin-Efe A, Thakkar B, Brinkoetter M, Usher N, Warner D, Davis CR, Crowell JA, Mantzoros CS. Early life adversity is associated with elevated levels of circulating leptin, irisin, and decreased levels of adiponectin in midlife adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Jun; 99(6):E1055-60. PMID: 24650014.Published on 2/25/2014
Aronis KN, Sahin-Efe A, Chamberland JP, Spiro A, Vokonas P, Mantzoros CS. Chemerin levels as predictor of acute coronary events: a case-control study nested within the veterans affairs normative aging study. Metabolism. 2014 Jun; 63(6):760-6. PMID: 24684821.Published on 9/20/2013
Park KH, Zaichenko L, Brinkoetter M, Thakkar B, Sahin-Efe A, Joung KE, Tsoukas MA, Geladari EV, Huh JY, Dincer F, Davis CR, Crowell JA, Mantzoros CS. Circulating irisin in relation to insulin resistance and the metabolic syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Dec; 98(12):4899-907. PMID: 24057291.Published on 6/11/2013
Aronis KN, Moreno M, Polyzos SA, Moreno-Navarrete JM, Ricart W, Delgado E, de la Hera J, Sahin-Efe A, Chamberland JP, Berman R, Spiro A, Vokonas P, Fernández-Real JM, Mantzoros CS. Circulating irisin levels and coronary heart disease: association with future acute coronary syndrome and major adverse cardiovascular events. Int J Obes (Lond). 2015 Jan; 39(1):156-61. PMID: 24916788.Published on 9/26/2012
Sahin-Efe A, Katsikeris F, Mantzoros CS. Advances in adipokines. Metabolism. 2012 Dec; 61(12):1659-65. PMID: 23021039.