Christine L. Twining, M.D., F.A.C.E.

Endocrinologist & Medical Director; Maine Medical Partners Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes


Dr. Christine Twining is an endocrinologist and medical director at the Maine Medical Partners Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes, a group of eight endocrinologists in Scarborough, Maine.  She practices general endocrinology with a focus on thyroid disease, metabolic bone disease and transitional care.  She is on the clinical faculty at Tufts School of Medicine and enjoys teaching Tufts medical students and residents at Maine Medical Center, where she also serves as an advisor to Med-Peds residents.

After graduating from Duke School of Medicine, Dr. Twining completed a combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency at Yale followed by Endocrinology fellowship at the University of South Carolina. 

Dr. Twining has been an active AACE member since 2006.  She served as the Fellow-in-Training Representative to the Board of Directors in 2007-2008 and has served as AACE’s representative to the Young Physicians Section of the AMA since 2010.  She is the Immediate Past President of the New England Chapter of AACE and has served on the NE AACE Board since it’s reinstatement in 2008.  She has served on many AACE committees, including Endocrine Training Support, Socioeconomics, Chapters, Membership, Pediatric Endocrinology, and Endocrine University and the Task Force on Women in Endocrinology.