Meet Our Pediatric Endocrinology Team

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology has developed a national reputation for its pioneering work to make the latest advances in pediatric research available. The division offers a range of specialized services to support physicians’ efforts to evaluate and manage patients with endocrine disorders, including growth problems and diabetes control.

As part of the world-renowned University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, patients are treated using a comprehensive team approach.


To make an appointment, call: 410-328-2437


Ryan S Miller, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
MD: Albany Medical College
Residency: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Pediatrics
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University, Pediatrics, Endocrinology
Certifications: Pediatrics; Pediatric Endocrinology



Paula G Newton, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
MD: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Internship/Residency: INOVA Fairfax hospital, Pediatrics
Fellowship: Washington University, Endocrinology
Certifications: Pediatrics, ABP; Pediatric Endocrinology



Maria Eleni Nikita, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
MD: University of Crete in Greece
Internship/Residency: Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital
Fellowship: Rady Children's Hospital, Pediatric Endocrinology