Gary Gottesman, MD

Gary Gottesman, MD

Specializes In
  • Pediatrics
  • Bone and Mineral Diseases
  • Endocrinology
  • Genetics
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Pediatric and adult metabolic bone diseases (heritable or acquired), heritable disorders of connective tissue, skeletal dysplasias, clinical dysmorphology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Academic Title(s)

Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes

Research Interests

Metabolic bone diseases including: X-linked hypophosphatemia, hypophosphatasia, osteogenesis imperfecta, osteopetrosis, idiopathic juvenile osteoporosis, juvenile Paget disease, multicentric carpotarsal osteolysis, Hajdu-Cheney syndrome. Connective tissue disorders: Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Marfan syndrome. Additional interests include skeletal dysplasias, neurofibromatosis, neurogenetics and inborn errors of metabolism; medical ethics and education.

Publications & Research

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Fellowship: Medical Genetics

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Residency: Pediatrics

St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Medical Degree

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI