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Edward
Kost, MD

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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About me

About Me

Dr. EdwardKost received his baccalaureate in biochemistry and cell biology from the University of California at San Diego in 1983, and his medical degreefrom the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland,in 1989. Following residency training at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, he completed both a research and a clinical fellowship in gynecology-oncology at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1994 and 1996, respectively. Prior to joining the UT Health San Antonio, Dr. Kost was the vice chair of obstetrics and gynecology at Wilford Hall Medical Center. Dr. Kost is certified by The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in obstetrics and gynecology and gynecologic oncology.
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Publications
Reed B.G., Lowery W.J., Keyser E.A., Kost E.R., Sundborg M.J., Winter W.E. 3rd, Landt C., Leath C.A. 3rd. Surgically managed stage I endometrial cancer in a low-volume center: outcomes and complications in a military residency program. Am J. Obstet. Gynecol. 2011 Oct;205(4):356.e1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2011.05.007. Epub 2011 May 10. PMID: 21689805

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Awards

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Credentials

Credentials

Education

Medical School:
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Residency:
Wilford Hall Medical Center

Fellowship:
Barnes Jewish Hospital

Qualifications

Board Certification:
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
American Board of OBG/Gynecologic Oncology

Treatment and care

Treatment and Care

Specific areas of interest and expertise include:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Female Sexual Function
  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Abnormal Pap Smear
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders In Pregnancy
  • Brca Gene
  • Breast Disease
  • Breast Infections
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervical Precancer
  • Cervicitis
  • Childbirth And Postpartum"
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Cystocele
  • Delayed Puberty
  • Difficulty Urinating
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspareunia
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters For Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometritis
  • Excessive Hairiness
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Female Genital Disorder
  • Female Genital Fistula
  • Female Germ Cell Tumor
  • Female Reproductive System Disorder
  • Female Stress Incontinence
  • Fertility
  • Fetal Heart Abnormalities
  • Fibroid Tumor
  • Forceps Delivery
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Disorders
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Infection
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hiv/Aids (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hormonal Disorder
  • Hot Flash
  • Hpv (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus
  • Hydrosalpinx
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth And Postpartum
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility In Women
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Irregular Periods
  • Leiomyosarcoma Of The Uterus
  • Lgbtq Health
  • Lichen Sclerosus
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Dysfunction
  • Mastodynia
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal And Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorder
  • Menstrual Disorders (Incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Miscarriages
  • Molar Pregnancy
  • Mood Disorder
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Multiple Pregnancy
  • Normal Labor
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Failure
  • Ovarian Insufficiency
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic And-Or Shoulder Dystocia
  • Pelvic Infection
  • Pelvic Inflammation
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Pelvic Prolapse
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Perimenopause
  • Perinatal Depression In Mother
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Polyps
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Induced Diabetes
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Premature Birth
  • Premature Menopause
  • Premenopause
  • Preterm Labor
  • Primary Amenorrhea
  • Primary Hypogonadism
  • Prolactinoma
  • Recurrent Infection
  • Recurrent Miscarriage
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Sexual Health
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Stds)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Tumor Of Uterine Muscle
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urinary Tract Infection (Uti)
  • Uterine Bleeding
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Hemorrhage
  • Uterine Polyp
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Abnormalities
  • Vaginal And Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Infection
  • Vaginal Septum
  • Vaginitis
  • Vaginitis And-Or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvar Disease
  • Vulvodynia
  • Wart
  • Yeast Infection
  • Yeast Infections
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