About Romina Lomonaco
Romina Lomonaco, M.D. is an assistant professor of medicine in the division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. She received her medical degree from Universidad Nacional del Nordeste, School of Medicine in Argentina. Dr. Lomonaco completed a research fellowship, focusing on diabetes at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She has continued her studies at the University of Florida by completing a residency in internal medicine, followed by a fellowship in endocrinology.
Dr. Lomonaco is a member of the Endocrine Society, American Diabetes Association and American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
- High blood cholesterol levels
Romina Lomonaco, M.D. has been involved in clinical research in adult endocrinology, mainly in the metabolism field. She has participated in clinical trials related to Type 2 diabetes associated to nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD. Her current research interest focuses in understanding the metabolic impact that NAFLD, and specifically its more severe form nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH, has in patients with Type 2 diabetes and/or obesity. She has also been involved in clinical trials assessing different drugs that could potentially be used to treat this condition.
Dr. Lomonaco has numerous publications including original articles, reviews and book chapters in the main journals in the fields of diabetes, obesity and liver disease.
She specializes in treating patients with diabetes and other metabolic diseases such as dyslipidemia and obesity.
- Type 2 Diabetes