Dr. Richard E Ostlund MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Richard Ostlund is an endocrinologist in Saint Louis, Missouri and is affiliated with Barnes-Jewish Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Barnes-Jewish Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Ranked #19 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1972

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology & Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Insulin-stimulated release of D-chiro-inositol-containing inositolphosphoglycan mediator correlates with insulin sensitivity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
Cheang, K.I., Baillargeon, J., Essah, P.A., Ostlund, R.E., Apridonize, T., Islam, L., Nestler, J.E.

Phytosterols, cholesterol absorption and healthy diets.
Ostlund, R.E.

Rapid transient absorption and biliary secretion of enantiomeric cholesterol in hamsters.
Westover, E.J., Lin, X., Riehl, T.E., Ma, L., Stenson, W.F., Covey, D.F., Ostlund, R.E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
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