Esra Karslioglu French MD
  • Esra Karslioglu- French, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Medical Director

Esra Karslioglu- French, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Medical Director


Office: 3601 Fifth Avenue
Falk Medical Building, Suite 560
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-586-9700
Fax: 412-586-9726



MD, Hacettepe Universitesi, Turkey, 2001


Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, 2007

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2011

Research Interest

Dr. Karslioglu-French is interested in Inpatient Hyperglycemia Management.

Clinical Interest

Dr. Karslioglu-French's clinical interests are thyroid and parathyroid disease, thyroid cancer, pituitary and adrenal disorders.

She performs ultrasound guided thyroid biopsies.

Educational Interest

Dr. Karslioglu-French is interested in educating clinical Endocrine Fellows, Internal Medicine residents, and Medical Students.


Korytkowski MT, Salata RJ, Koerbel GL, Selzer F, Karslioglu E, Idriss AM, Lee KK, Moser AJ, Toledo FG. Insulin therapy and glycemic control in hospitalized patients with diabetes during enteral nutrition therapy: a randomized controlled clinical trial. Diabetes Care. 2009; 32(4): 594-6.
Noschese M, Donihi AC, Koerbel G, Karslioglu E, Dinardo M, Curll M, Korytkowski MT. Effect of a diabetes order set on glycemic management and control in the hospital. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008; 17(6): 464-8.
Karslioglu, E., Kleinberger, J., Salim, F., Cox, A., Takane, K.K., Scott, D.K., Stewart, A.F. cMyc is the principal upstream driver of beta cell proliferation in rat insulinoma cell lines and is an effective mediator of human beta cell replication. Journal of Molecular Endocrinology. 2011; 25: 1760-72.
Korytkowski, M.T., Karslioglu, E., Brooks, M., Kanter, J., Lombardero, M., Magaji, V., Orchard, T., Siminerio, L. Use of an Electronic Medical Record to Identify Prevalent and Incident Cardiovascular Disease in Type 2 Diabetes According to Treatment Strategy. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care. 2016; 4(1).