Dr. Eric Horst, MD

Dr. Eric Horst, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Eric Horst, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1740 Saint Julian Pl

Columbia, SC 29204

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Graves' Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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  • Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • U Sc/Rmh Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Sc/Rmh Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Sc/Rmh Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Eric Horst, MD
He cares only about what lab results reflect and not how the patient is truly feeling symptom wise. Blames a lot of "symptoms" and issues on other doctors saying problems are Ob/Gyn or primary care related. Btw...my Ob/Gyn is the one who had originally referred me to him so it was definitely not...Read More
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Columbia, SC – Oct 06, 2016
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He tell me all lies, one after another ,he say people with Addison disease don t have no pain ,he told me if your cortisol is ok in the morning you find . .He told me that my urine ph is ok what is not true I have very acidic body because constant salt lost .He say may aldosterone is ok what is...Read More
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olivera lynch in Lexington, SC – Feb 27, 2016
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