Colleen Flynn, MD received her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Northwestern in Chicago, IL. She completed a fellowship in both Endocrinology and Hypertension at the University of Chicago. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with a subspecialty certification in endocrinology. She is also certified as a Specialist in Clinical Hypertension by the American Society of Hypertension.
Her clinical practice focuses on general endocrinology and the treatment and management of hypertension in the setting of diabetes and obesity, and due to abnormalities of the adrenal gland. Dr. Flynn’s research interests are in endocrine hypertension, specifically in the area of obesity hypertension, investigating the interaction between the adipocyte and aldosterone in postmenopausal women.