Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD

Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 69
(11)
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Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Rancho Mirage, CA. She is 69 years old.

72780 Country Club Dr Ste 205

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 321-5257

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Jost-Vu performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jost-Vu "During medical school I discovered that I really enjoy patient care. I enjoy the interactions with my patients and find people from all walks of life extremely interesting, I apply the work ethic I learned from my parents to the area of patient care - my patients know that they will receive the very best I can give them."
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical Faculty Mannheim At The University Of Heidelberg
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Kern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Kern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Southern California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jost-Vu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jost-Vu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jost-Vu to family and friends
3.2
based on 11 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Jost-Vu's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

San Jose, CA |
I asked her if injecting HCG would shut down my natural leutenizing hormone production and she said "No I do not think so because they give it to people with low sperm count." lol this is the kind of people in charge of our healthcare. Be careful, do your research, after a month on HCG my LH went...more
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in Palm Desert, CA |
Dr. Jost-Vu is great but I would have shut my mouth up a long time ago about increasing my thyroid medication if Dr. Jost-Vu would have told me that thyroxine turns the osteoblasts in the bones for the bones to be replaced by new bones and too much thyroxine causes the osteoblasts to turn too...more
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in Palm Desert, CA |
Dr. Jost-Vu is a very good doctor. She cares and she knows the truth about testosterone levels which many doctors are ignorant about. When she talks to you she looks like she geniunly cares about you. I just wish she would have told me that too much thyroid hormone turns the osteoblasts too fast...more
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in Indio, CA |
I started seeing Dr. Yost-Vu about 3 years ago after having been with another diabetes doctor. My old doctor kept upping my meds, no good results. I went to Dr. Yost-Vu for a second opinion for my type 2 diabetes. She had me take a test, which the other doctor had not given me. She discovered...more
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in LaQuinta, Calif |
The very best. The doctor made me very comfortable when discussing my concerns and condition. Her staff is also far above the average. Larry
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jost-Vu accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Jost-Vu has admitting privileges

Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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