Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at University of New Mexico School of Medicine
New Mexico Clinical Research & Osteoporosis Center
300 Oak St. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone for appointment: 505-855-5525
E. Michael Lewiecki, MD, is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at University of New Mexico School of Medicine and Director of New Mexico Clinical Research & Osteoporosis Center. His is a consultant in osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease, supervisor and interpreter of bone density studies at his center, and an educator with a special interest in the management of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease. He is principal investigator for the center’s osteoporosis clinical trials and author of many scientific publications on osteoporosis and bone densitometry.
Dr. Lewiecki, who was raised in the Boston area, is a graduate of Amherst College and Northwestern University Medical School. He completed postgraduate medical training at University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center and now resides in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Dr. Lewiecki is past-president of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD). He is a faculty member for the ISCD educational programs in bone densitometry, vertebral fracture assessment, and management of osteoporosis. Dr. Lewiecki is Senior Editor of Clinical Investigation, Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Densitometry, and Editorial Board member of Osteoporosis International and other peer-reviewed journals. He has received national and international awards, including “Physician of the Year” by the ISCD in 2002, the ISCD “Paul D. Miller Service Award” in 2006, and the “Laureate Award” of the New Mexico Chapter of the American College of Physicians in 2006.
He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Endocrinology. Dr. Lewiecki is president and founder of the Osteoporosis Foundation of New Mexico and director of its educational activities. He established and is program director of the annual Santa Fe Bone Symposium held each August: www.ofnm.org