Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD

Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Elke Jost-Vu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA. She graduated from Medical Faculty Mannheim At The University Of Heidelberg and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

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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No malpractice claims found for California
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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Jost-Vu treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Jost-Vu treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Diabetes Type 2
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Dr. Jost-Vu treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Jost-Vu treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jost-Vu treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Jost-Vu treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • German
  • English

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Dr. Jost-Vu is phenomenal. She is knowledgeable and cares enough to investigate what to do before repeating common pieces of advice that do not work for everyone. I found her to be the best endocrinologist in the area. Plus she is not condescending, a great trait!
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Eisenhower Medical Center

Rancho Mirage, CA

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