Naykky Singh Ospina, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
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About Naykky Singh Ospina
Dr. Singh Ospina is an Associate Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Florida. She is board certified in Internal Medicine. She was awarded her medical degree from the University of Panama, Panama. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County. She received her Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester where she also completed a Master in Clinical and Translational Science.
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Areas of Interest
- Primary hyperparathyroidism
- Thyroid nodule
Novel assessment of epigenetic imprinting biomarkers for the diagnosis of thyroid nodules.
Nature reviews. Clinical oncology. 20(3):139-140 [DOI] 10.1038/s41571-022-00720-3. [PMID] 36646815.
Patient feedback receiving care using a shared decision making tool for thyroid nodule evaluation-an observational study.
Endocrine. 80(1):124-133 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-022-03277-4. [PMID] 36534326.
Thyroid Cancer Risk Communication in Patients with Thyroid Nodules.
Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education. [DOI] 10.1007/s13187-022-02253-w. [PMID] 36602695.
A Survey on the Management of Thyroid Eye Disease Among American and European Thyroid Association Members.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 32(12):1535-1546 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2022.0172. [PMID] 35946071.
Association between maternal thyroid function and risk of gestational hypertension and pre-eclampsia: a systematic review and individual-participant data meta-analysis.
The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology. 10(4):243-252 [DOI] 10.1016/S2213-8587(22)00007-9. [PMID] 35255260.
Clinician Agreement on the Classification of Thyroid Nodules Ultrasound Features: A Survey of 2 Endocrine Societies.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 107(8):e3288-e3294 [DOI] 10.1210/clinem/dgac279. [PMID] 35521676.
Development and pilot testing of a conversation aid to support the evaluation of patients with thyroid nodules.
Clinical endocrinology. 96(4):627-636 [DOI] 10.1111/cen.14599. [PMID] 34590734.
Effect of Experiential Communication Skills Education on Graduate Medical Education Trainees’ Communication Behaviors: A Systematic Review.
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 97(12):1854-1866 [DOI] 10.1097/ACM.0000000000004883. [PMID] 35857395.
Effect of metformin on microvascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Diabetes research and clinical practice. 186 [DOI] 10.1016/j.diabres.2022.109821. [PMID] 35247521.
ACR TI-RADS Recommendations: A Call to Contextualize Radiologists’ Recommendations for Thyroid Nodules With the Clinical Scenario.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 18(9):1342-1344 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacr.2021.04.019. [PMID] 34043976.
Are American follow-up recommendations in endocrinology actionable? A systematic review of clinical practice guidelines.
Endocrine. 72(2):375-384 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-020-02592-y. [PMID] 33475975.
Benefits and Harms of Levothyroxine/L-Triiodothyronine Versus Levothyroxine Monotherapy for Adult Patients with Hypothyroidism: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 31(11):1613-1625 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2021.0270. [PMID] 34340589.
Clinical Outcomes After Discontinuation of Thyroid Hormone Replacement: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 31(5):740-751 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2020.0679. [PMID] 33161885.
Inappropriate use of thyroid ultrasound: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Endocrine. 74(2):263-269 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-021-02820-z. [PMID] 34379311.
Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Treatment Burden Related to the Use of Levothyroxine in Hypothyroid Pregnant Women in the United States.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 31(4):669-677 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2020.0629. [PMID] 33176609.
Sexual Harassment Experiences Across the Academic Medicine Hierarchy.
Cureus. 13(2) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.13508. [PMID] 33786217.
Ultrasound Image Classification of Thyroid Nodules Using Machine Learning Techniques.
Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania). 57(6) [DOI] 10.3390/medicina57060527. [PMID] 34074037.
Educational programs to teach shared decision making to medical trainees: A systematic review.
Patient education and counseling. 103(6):1082-1094 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pec.2019.12.016. [PMID] 32005556.
Management of Hypothyroidism in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.
Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania). 56(5) [DOI] 10.3390/medicina56050214. [PMID] 32353935.
Patient Experiences and Perceptions Associated with the Use of Desiccated Thyroid Extract.
Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania). 56(4) [DOI] 10.3390/medicina56040161. [PMID] 32260044.
Patterns of Use, Efficacy, and Safety of Treatment Options for Patients with Graves’ Disease: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 30(3):357-364 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2019.0132. [PMID] 31973681.
The Mismatch of Nutrition and Lifestyle Beliefs and Actions Among Physicians: A Wake-Up Call.
American journal of lifestyle medicine. 14(3):304-315 [DOI] 10.1177/1559827619883603. [PMID] 32477033.
Thyroid nodules: diagnostic evaluation based on thyroid cancer risk assessment.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 368 [DOI] 10.1136/bmj.l6670. [PMID] 31911452.
Assessment of The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology.
American journal of clinical pathology. 152(4):502-511 [DOI] 10.1093/ajcp/aqz076. [PMID] 31305880.
Eliciting the Patient’s Agenda- Secondary Analysis of Recorded Clinical Encounters.
Journal of general internal medicine. 34(1):36-40 [DOI] 10.1007/s11606-018-4540-5. [PMID] 29968051.
Impact of decision aids used during clinical encounters on clinician outcomes and consultation length: a systematic review.
BMJ quality & safety. 28(6):499-510 [DOI] 10.1136/bmjqs-2018-008022. [PMID] 30301874.
Physicians Interrupting Patients.
Journal of general internal medicine. 34(10) [DOI] 10.1007/s11606-019-05141-0. [PMID] 31289991.
Practice Variation in the Care of Subclinical Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy: A National Survey of Physicians in the United States.
Journal of the Endocrine Society. 3(10):1892-1906 [DOI] 10.1210/js.2019-00196. [PMID] 31598570.
Reflecting on shared decision making: A reflection-quantification study.
Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy. 22(5):1165-1172 [DOI] 10.1111/hex.12953. [PMID] 31414553.
Thyroid hormones treatment for subclinical hypothyroidism: a clinical practice guideline.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 365 [DOI] 10.1136/bmj.l2006. [PMID] 31088853.
Variation in Treatment Practices for Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Pregnancy: US National Assessment.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 104(9):3893-3901 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2019-00057. [PMID] 31127823.
Commentary: Effect of Levothyroxine on Miscarriage among Women with Normal Thyroid Function and Thyroid Autoimmunity Undergoing In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Frontiers in endocrinology. 9 [DOI] 10.3389/fendo.2018.00073. [PMID] 29569649.
Humor During Clinical Practice: Analysis of Recorded Clinical Encounters.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 31(2):270-278 [DOI] 10.3122/jabfm.2018.02.170313. [PMID] 29535244.
Patients’ knowledge about the outcomes of thyroid biopsy: a patient survey.
Endocrine. 61(3):482-488 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-018-1639-8. [PMID] 29909600.
Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Women Planning Conception and During Pregnancy: Who Should Be Treated and How?
Journal of the Endocrine Society. 2(6):533-546 [DOI] 10.1210/js.2018-00090. [PMID] 29850652.
Weight Changes After Thyroid Surgery for Patients with Benign Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer: Population-Based Study and Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 28(5):639-649 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2017.0216. [PMID] 29631475.
Assessing for Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 in Patients Evaluated for Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome-Clues to a Safer Diagnostic Process.
The American journal of medicine. 130(5):603-605 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.11.035. [PMID] 28011308.
Sex Steroids and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Transgender Individuals: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 102(11):3914-3923 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2017-01643. [PMID] 28945852.
Systematic reviews of diagnostic tests in endocrinology: an audit of methods, reporting, and performance.
Endocrine. 57(1):18-34 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-017-1298-1. [PMID] 28585154.
Thyroid hormone treatment among pregnant women with subclinical hypothyroidism: US national assessment.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 356 [DOI] 10.1136/bmj.i6865. [PMID] 28122781.
Antithyroid Drugs-The Most Common Treatment for Graves’ Disease in the United States: A Nationwide Population-Based Study.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 26(8):1144-5 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2016.0222. [PMID] 27267495.
Comparative efficacy of parathyroidectomy and active surveillance in patients with mild primary hyperparathyroidism: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. 27(12):3395-3407 [PMID] 27562567.
Diagnostic accuracy of thyroid nodule growth to predict malignancy in thyroid nodules with benign cytology: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Clinical endocrinology. 85(1):122-31 [DOI] 10.1111/cen.12975. [PMID] 26562828.
Diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy for thyroid malignancy: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Endocrine. 53(3):651-61 [DOI] 10.1007/s12020-016-0921-x. [PMID] 27071659.
Effects of Levothyroxine Therapy on Pregnancy Outcomes in Women with Subclinical Hypothyroidism.
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 26(7):980-6 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2016.0014. [PMID] 27112035.
Outcomes of Parathyroidectomy in Patients with Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
World journal of surgery. 40(10):2359-77 [DOI] 10.1007/s00268-016-3514-1. [PMID] 27094563.
Physical exam in asymptomatic people drivers the detection of thyroid nodules undergoing ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration biopsy.
Endocrine. 54(2):433-439 [PMID] 27510173.
PREDICTORS OF BIOCHEMICAL REMISSION AND RECURRENCE AFTER SURGICAL AND RADIATION TREATMENTS OF CUSHING DISEASE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS.
Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. 22(4):466-75 [DOI] 10.4158/EP15922.RA. [PMID] 26789343.
Prevalence of parathyroid carcinoma in 348 patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 – case report and review of the literature.
Clinical endocrinology. 84(2):244-249 [DOI] 10.1111/cen.12714. [PMID] 25557532.
Prognosis of patients with benign thyroid nodules: a population-based study.
Endocrine. 54(1):148-155 [PMID] 27142412.
Ramifications of New Terminology for Encapsulated Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma.
JAMA oncology. 2(8) [DOI] 10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.2208. [PMID] 27533607.
When and how should patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 be screened for thymic and bronchial carcinoid tumours?
Clinical endocrinology. 84(1):13-6 [DOI] 10.1111/cen.12972. [PMID] 26562483.
Is the endocrine research pipeline broken? A systematic evaluation of the Endocrine Society clinical practice guidelines and trial registration.
BMC medicine. 13 [DOI] 10.1186/s12916-015-0435-z. [PMID] 26265226.
Safety and efficacy of percutaneous parathyroid ethanol ablation in patients with recurrent primary hyperparathyroidism and multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1.
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 100(1):E87-90 [DOI] 10.1210/jc.2014-3255. [PMID] 25337928.
The Value of Repeat Thyroid Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy in Patients with a Previously Benign Result: How Often Does It Alter Management?
Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 25(10):1121-6 [DOI] 10.1089/thy.2015.0146. [PMID] 26177342.
Thymic and Bronchial Carcinoid Tumors in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1: The Mayo Clinic Experience from 1977 to 2013.
Hormones & cancer. 6(5-6):247-53 [DOI] 10.1007/s12672-015-0228-z. [PMID] 26070346.
Sep 2022 – Dec 2022
Assessing Barriers and Facilitators for Participating Structured Lifestyle Intervention and Its Real-world Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness among US Veterans
Funding: CTRS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION
Jul 2022 ACTIVE
Developing a Framework for Understanding the Process of Diagnostic Reconciliation and Supporting Diagnostic Conversations
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATIONAL ACADEMY OF MEDICINE via GORDON AND BETTY MOORE FOUNDATION
Jan 2022 ACTIVE
American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant
Role: Project Manager
Funding: AMER CANCER SOC
Jul 2020 ACTIVE
Adequate selection of patients for thyroid biopsy: evaluation of a shared decision making conversation aid
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NCI
Apr 2017 – Jun 2021
OoR CTSI Institutional Matching Support
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS
Fellowship – Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism2016 · Mayo Clinic
Residency – Internal Medicine2013 · John Stroger Hospital
Medical Degree2007 · Universidad de Panama
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