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Peter W. Butler, MD

Medicine Department
Endocrine and Diabetes Division
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
3300 Main Streeet
Suite 3A and B
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship
    NICHD/NIDDK, National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, MD
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    Baystate Medical Center/ Tufts University School of Medicine
    Springfield, MA
  • Royal Free and University College London Medical School
    London, UK
Honors and Awards
  • Abbott Thyroid Clinical Research Fellowship Award, June 2010
Areas of Interest
  • Thyroid physiology
  • Structural thyroid disease
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Butler, P. W., Smith, S. M., Linderman, J. D., Brychta, R. J., Alberobello, A. T., Dubaz, O. M., Luzon, J. A., Skarulis, M. C., Cochran, C. S., Wesley, R. A., Pucino, F., & Celi, F. S. (2010b). The Thr92Ala 5' type 2 deiodinase gene polymorphism is associated with a delayed triiodothyronine secretion in response to the thyrotropin-releasing hormone-stimulation test: A pharmacogenomic study. Thyroid, 20(12), 1407-1412.
  • Butler, P. W., Cochran, C. S., Merino, M. J., Nguyen, D. M., Schrump, D. S., & Gorden, P. (2010). Ectopic growth hormone-releasing hormone secretion by a bronchial carcinoid tumor: clinical experience following tumor resection and long-acting octreotide therapy. Pituitary, 1-6.
  • Celi, F. S., Brychta, R. J., Linderman, J. D., Butler, P. W., Alberobello, A. T., Smith, S., Courville, A. B., Lai, E. W., Costello, R., Skarulis, M. C., Csako, G., Remaley, A., Pacak, K., & Chen, K. Y. (2010). Minimal changes in environmental temperature result in a significant increase in energy expenditure and changes in the hormonal homeostasis in healthy adults. European Journal of Endocrinology, 163(6), 863-872.
  • Butler, P. W., Mentuccia, D., & Celi, F. S. (2010). Stimulating brown fat: A potential future therapeutic approach for obesity and insulin resistance? Heart and Metabolism (48), 19-22.