Dr. Richard Gestring, MD

Dr. Richard Gestring, MD

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Dr. Richard Gestring, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Health Sciences Antigua / School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in psychiatry, sports psychiatry & neurology, and more.

555 N New Ballas Rd Ste 220

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 200-2628

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana

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Dr. Gestring's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anxiety
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gestring treats Anxiety more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gestring treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

ADHD and-or ADD
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gestring treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gestring treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Borderline Personality Disorder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gestring treats Borderline Personality Disorder more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gestring treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gestring's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Anorexia
Antisocial Personality Disorder
Anxiety
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Cocaine Addiction
Conduct Disorder
Confusion
Delusional Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Gender Dysphoria
Group Psychotherapy
Homicidal Ideation
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Marijuana Addiction
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform Disorder
Substance Abuse
Substance Dependence
Suicidal Ideation
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Gestring, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Health Sciences Antigua / School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in psychiatry, sports psychiatry & neurology, and more.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2014
    East Carolina University / Brody School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2014
  • 2009
    University Of Health Sciences Antigua / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2005
    Truman State University
    Undergraduate School
    2005

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Dr. Gestring's Reviews

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4.6

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I will not go to anyone else. Dr. G has helped me more than anyone and I feel so comfortable with him.
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Dr. Gestring is a very intelligent and knowledgeable doctor. He is up to date on current medicines and therapies. He listens, provides feedback and most importantly he doesn't give up on his patients! He is the best psychiatrist I have had in the St. Louis area. He has helped me tremendously. ...Read More
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He's the bomb dot com. The cats pajamas. The bees knees. Best thing since sliced bread.
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dr gestring was my psychiatrist a few weeks ago when I was inpatient at hyland..he was warm, smart, funny and helpful ..he even woke me up to do an assessment and scared me..lol ..he's patient and seems to love his...Read More
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