Naim Maalouf, M.D.

Associate Director, Director of the Charles and Jane Pak Center of Mineral Metabolism and Clinical Research

  • The Frederic C. Bartter Professorship in Vitamin D Research
  • Internal Medicine - Mineral Metabolism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Medical Management of Kidney Stones


Naim Maalouf, M.D., is a Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in the medical evaluation and management of kidney stones, parathyroid disorders, osteoporosis, bone health in breast cancer, and other mineral metabolism disorders.

He is the Associate Director of UT Southwestern’s Center for Mineral Metabolism and Clinical Research.

Dr. Maalouf earned his medical degree at American University of Beirut. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Emory University and received advanced training in endocrinology and metabolism through a fellowship at UT Southwestern.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2004.

Dr. Maalouf is on the editorial board of Urolithiasis and is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, and the Endocrine Society.

He has been awarded several National Institutes of Health grants and is the principal investigator for the Urinary Stone Disease Research Network site at UT Southwestern. He has delivered scores of presentations and published numerous academic articles.

Among his many accolades, Dr. Maalouf earned the Jean D. Wilson Award for Excellence in Scientific Mentorship from the UT Southwestern Division of Endocrinology.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2001-2004), Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internship/Residency - Emory University School of Medicine (1998-2001), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - American University of Beirut (1994-1998)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • The Endocrine Society
  • American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Honors & Awards
  • D Magazine Best Doctor 2020-2022
  • Alpha Omega Alpha 1998
Books & Publications
  • Uric Acid Nephrolithiasis
  • Parathyroid Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Nephrolithiasis (Kidney Stone Disease)

Clinical Focus

  • Osteoporosis
  • Medical Management of Kidney Stones
  • Disorders of Calcium
  • Magnesium and Phosphorus Metabolism
  • Parathyroid Disorders

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