Nina Ma, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Endocrinology

Professional Titles

  • Ed and Jeannette Kerr Family Endowed Chair in Endocrinology
  • Director, Bone and Mineral Metabolism Program


  • Whyte MP, Ma NS, Mumm S, Gottesman GS, McAlister WH, Nenninger AR, Bijanki VN, Ericson KL, Magnusson P. Persistent idiopathic hyperphosphatasemia from bone alkaline phosphatase in a healthy boy. Bone. 2020 Sep;138:115459. PubMed PMID: 32474245
  • Cree-Green M, Carreau AM, Davis SM, Frohnert BI, Kaar JL, Ma NS, Nokoff NJ, Reusch JEB, Simon SL, Nadeau KJ. Peer mentoring for professional and personal growth in academic medicine. J Investig Med. 2020 Aug;68(6):1128-1134. PubMed PMID: 32641352
  • Eswarakumar AS, Ma NS, Ward LM, Backeljauw P, Wasserman H, Weber DR, DiMeglio LA, Imel EA, Gagne J, Cody D, Zimakas P, Topor LS, Agrawal S, Calabria A, Tebben P, Faircloth RS, Gordon R, Casey L, Carpenter TO. Long-Term Follow-up of Hypophosphatemic Bone Disease Associated With Elemental Formula Use: Sustained Correction of Bone Disease After Formula Change or Phosphate Supplementation. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2020 Oct;59(12):1080-1085. PubMed PMID: 32666808
  • Tell S, Finn E, Ohman-Hanson RA, Ma NS. SUN-LB13 Idiopathic hypercalcemia secondary to CYP24A1 mutation: A rare case without exogenous vitamin D supplementation. Journal of the Endocrine Society 2020;4(Supplement_1).
  • Stefater MA, Wolfsdorf JI, Ma NS, Majzoub JA. Glycogen storage disease presenting as Cushing syndrome. JIMD Rep. 2019 May;47(1):17-22. PubMed PMID: 31240162

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

Specialty Information

  • Pediatric Endocrinology, Board Certification
  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist (CCD), Certificate (0001)
Clinical Interests
Nutritional and genetic forms of rickets (such as hypophosphatemic rickets, XLH); hypoparathyroidism; disorders of vitamin D metabolism (such as 1-alpha-hydroxylase deficiency [CYP27B1], vitamin D resistance [VDR]); low bone mass conditions; and rare bone diseases (such as multicentric carpotarsal osteolysis or MCTO [MAFB]).

General Information

Department: Pediatrics-Endocrinology