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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Neil C. Binkley earned his degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI and subsequently received his training in Internal Medicine at the Marshfield Clinic. After several years in private practice, he returned to the University of Wisconsin in 1990 and completed a geriatric fellowship. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. In 1994 he was instrumental in establishing the UW Osteoporosis Clinical Center and the Osteoporosis Clinical Research Program, offering treatment options unavailable in standard clinical practice.


Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism




West Clinic
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West Clinic
(608) 263-5010 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
St. Joseph's Hospital, Marshfield, WI
Internship Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

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Dr. Binkley’s primary research focuses are osteoporosis and nutrition.

PubMed Articles
Sanfilippo J Krueger D Heiderscheit B Binkley N Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry Body Composition in NCAA Division I Athletes: Exploration of Mass Distribution. Sports Health . 2019 Sep Oct;11(5):453-460
[PubMed ID: 31348720]
Anderson PA Jeray KJ Lane JM Binkley NC Bone Health Optimization: Beyond Own the Bone: AOA Critical Issues. J Bone Joint Surg Am . 2019 Aug 7;101(15):1413-1419
[PubMed ID: 31393435]
Bernatz JT Brooks AE Squire MW Illgen RI 2nd Binkley NC Anderson PA Osteoporosis Is Common and Undertreated Prior to Total Joint Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty . 2019 Jul;34(7):1347-1353
[PubMed ID: 30992237]
Watts NB Grbic JT Binkley N Papapoulos S Butler PW Yin X Tierney A Wagman RB McClung M Invasive Oral Procedures and Events in Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis Treated With Denosumab for Up to 10 Years. J Clin Endocrinol Metab . 2019 Jun 1;104(6):2443-2452
[PubMed ID: 30759221]
Bernatz JT Krueger DC Squire MW Illgen RL 2nd Binkley NC Anderson PA Unrecognized Osteoporosis Is Common in Patients With a Well-Functioning Total Knee Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty . 2019 May 30;
[PubMed ID: 31227302]
Anderson PA Bernatz JT Binkley NC Blank RD Letter to the Editor on "Choices, Compromises, and Controversies in Total Knee and Total Hip Arthroplasty Modifiable Risk Factors: What You Need to Know". J Arthroplasty . 2019 May;34(5):1037-1039
[PubMed ID: 30853159]
Lewiecki EM Binkley N Bilezikian JP Treated Osteoporosis Is Still Osteoporosis. J Bone Miner Res . 2019 Apr;34(4):605-606
[PubMed ID: 30779859]
Kužma M Vaňuga P Ságová I Pávai D Jackuliak P Killinger Z Binkley NC Winzenrieth R Genant HK Payer J Non-invasive DXA-derived bone structure assessment of acromegaly patients: a cross-sectional study. Eur J Endocrinol . 2019 Mar 1;180(3):201-211
[PubMed ID: 30566903]
Prince JM Bernatz JT Binkley N Abdel MP Anderson PA Changes in femoral bone mineral density after total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arch Osteoporos . 2019 Feb 23;14(1):23
[PubMed ID: 30798359]
Saltzman W Abbott DH Binkley N Colman RJ Maintenance of bone mass despite estrogen depletion in female common marmoset monkeys (Callithrix jacchus). Am J Primatol . 2019 Feb;81(2):e22905
[PubMed ID: 30106167]
Giustina A Adler RA Binkley N Bouillon R Ebeling PR Lazaretti-Castro M Marcocci C Rizzoli R Sempos CT Bilezikian JP Controversies in Vitamin D: Summary Statement From an International Conference. J Clin Endocrinol Metab . 2019 Feb 1;104(2):234-240
[PubMed ID: 30383226]
Anderson PA Polly DW Binkley NC Pickhardt PJ Clinical Use of Opportunistic Computed Tomography Screening for Osteoporosis. J Bone Joint Surg Am . 2018 Dec 5;100(23):2073-2081
[PubMed ID: 30516631]
Ziegler TE Kapoor A Binkley NC Rice KS Rogers J Jolly CJ Phillips-Conroy JE Comparison of vitamin D metabolites in wild and captive baboons. Am J Primatol . 2018 Dec;80(12):e22935
[PubMed ID: 30537386]
Lewiecki EM Binkley N Bilezikian JP Stop the war on DXA! Ann N Y Acad Sci . 2018 Dec;1433(1):12-17
[PubMed ID: 29707801]
Sempos CT Heijboer AC Bikle DD Bollerslev J Bouillon R Brannon PM DeLuca HF Jones G Munns CF Bilezikian JP Giustina A Binkley N Vitamin D assays and the definition of hypovitaminosis D: results from the First International Conference on Controversies in Vitamin D. Br J Clin Pharmacol . 2018 Oct;84(10):2194-2207
[PubMed ID: 29851137]
Kuchnia AJ Yamada Y Teigen L Krueger D Binkley N Schoeller D Combination of DXA and BIS body composition measurements is highly correlated with physical function-an approach to improve muscle mass assessment. Arch Osteoporos . 2018 Sep 14;13(1):97
[PubMed ID: 30218261]
Buehring B Hansen KE Lewis BL Cummings SR Lane NE Binkley N Ensrud KE Cawthon PM Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study Research Group. Dysmobility Syndrome Independently Increases Fracture Risk in the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Prospective Cohort Study. J Bone Miner Res . 2018 Sep;33(9):1622-1629
[PubMed ID: 29701911]
Kužma M Vaňuga P Binkley N Ságová I Pávai D Blaží�ek P Kužmová Z Jackuliak P Vaňuga A Killinger Z Payer J High Serum Fractalkine is Associated with Lower Trabecular Bone Score in Premenopausal Women with Graves' Disease. Horm Metab Res . 2018 Aug;50(8):609-614
[PubMed ID: 29954010]
Stroup BM Hansen KE Krueger D Binkley N Ney DM Sex differences in body composition and bone mineral density in phenylketonuria: A cross-sectional study. Mol Genet Metab Rep . 2018 Jun;15:30-35
[PubMed ID: 30023287]
Hansen KE Binkley N Ney DM High Fracture Rates in Young Patients with Phenylketonuria. Ann Nutr Metab . 2018;72(1):1-2
[PubMed ID: 29145199]