Dr. James Etzkorn, MD

Dr. James Etzkorn, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. James Etzkorn, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

2821 N Ballas Rd Ste 116

Saint Louis, MO 63131

Contact Information

(314) 995-9718

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Etzkorn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Etzkorn treats Thyroid Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Etzkorn treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Etzkorn treats Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Etzkorn treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Etzkorn treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Etzkorn treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Etzkorn's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 2
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypokalemia
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Etzkorn, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1978
    Harvard University Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    University St Louis Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    University St Louis Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1973

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Dr. Etzkorn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Etzkorn

2.8

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
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(12)

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Dr. Etzkorn is an exceptional endocrinologist, who worked diligently throughout my pregnancy to manage symptoms of hypocalcemia and prevent complications. I have seen 2 other endocrinologist in St. Louis and feel he is by far superior in patient care and disease management. I know my health is in...Read More
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Went to over 10 years ago, very knowledgeable and informative! Had a huge goiter and I had my thyroid removed. I have tried to go back to Dr. Etzcorn but can't get past office secretary??She said he IS NOT taking any new patients, and I explained I wasn't a NEW patient-but she insisted I was...Read More
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One of the most knowledgeable endocrinologists! He doesn't beat around the bush and tell you what you want to hear. He tells you what you need to hear in order to take care of yourself. I guess some people don't like that but that is what makes a great doctor.
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He's such an amazing and thorough physician. He really listens and takes a genuine interest and concern for his patients health.
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Aetna
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Barnes Jewish Hospital

Saint Louis, MO

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