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Elissa Baker Gittes, MD

Job Title Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
3420 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-692-6677 Phone
412-692-8584 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1987 Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass.
 

Residency:

1989 California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, Ca. 
1990 University of California San Fransisco Medical Center, San Francisco, Ca. 
 

Fellowship:

1992 University of San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, Ca. 

Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, Society for Adolescent Medicine
  • Member, National Eating Disorders Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine 
  • Drug Enforcement Agency

Publications

  • Gittes EB, Strickland JL. Contraception in chronically ill adolescents. Adolescent Medicine Clinics of North America, 2005 Oct;16(3):635-44.
  • Gittes EB. Eating disorders in adolescents. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 2004 Dec;17(6):417-9.
  • Gittes EB. The female athlete triad. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 2004 Oct;17(5):363-5.
  • Gittes EB, Irwin CE. Sexually transmitted diseases in adolescents. Pediatrics in Review, 1993 May;14(5):180-9.

Biography Summary

Elissa Baker Gittes, MD, sees adolescent and young adult patients in Oakland and at Chidlren's North. She specializes in eating disorders, menstrual problems, general adolescent health, and is trained in colposcopy to evaluate young adults with abnormal Pap smears. Her medical degree is from Harvard Medical School. She is board certified with the American Board of Pediatrics in pediatrics and adolescent medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in adolescent medicine at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. She has been published in Pediatrics in Review, Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and Adolescent Medicine Clinics of North America, among others.
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