Ellen F. Binder, MD

Specializes In
  • Geriatrics
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Dementia care, memory impairment, frailty in older adults, osteoporosis, hip fracture rehabilitation, estrogen/hormone replacement therapy, exercise in older adults, medical care for older adults in both the long-term care and out-patient settings.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy

Research Interests

Exercise in older adults, physical frailty, sarcopenia (age-associated muscle loss), hip fracture recovery and rehabilitation, hormone replacement therapy in women and men, nursing home clinical trials, mild cognitive impairment.

Publications & Research

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1984 Internal Medicine, Jewish Hospital of St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri

Medical Degree

1981 Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri


1977 Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan