Dr. Robert Esterl MD Surgeon

Dr. Robert Esterl is a surgeon in San Antonio, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System and Christus Santa Rosa Health Care. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Esterl accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System and one of 26 at Christus Santa Rosa Health Care who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System

Christus Santa Rosa Health Care

University Health System

Education & Medical Training

St Louis University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1991

Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 21 years in Surgery

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

NE State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A university system's approach to enhancing the educational mission of health science schools and institutions: the University of Texas Academy of Health Science Education.
Buja, L. M.,Cox, S. M.,Lieberman, S. A.,Macclements, J.,Williams, J. F.,Esterl, R. M.,Shine, K. I. 2013 3 16

A multicenter, prospective study of C2-monitored cyclosporine microemulsion in a U.S. population of de novo renal transplant recipients.
Vincenti, F., Mendez, R., Curtis, J., Light, J., Pearson, T., Wu, Y. M., Katz, S. M., Akalin, E., Esterl, R., Gugliuzza, K., Shihab, F., Jordan, S., Jonsson, J., Molmenti, E., Barbeito, R.

A new salvage procedure for peritoneal dialysis catheters with exit site infections.
St Laurent, M., Surendranath, C., Saad, T., Halff, G., Esterl, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • 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
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