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Gordon R Bloomberg, MD

Gordon R Bloomberg, MD

Dr. Bloomberg specializes in the care of children with asthma. Dr. Bloomberg is consistently recognized in "The Best Doctors in America" list.
Div Of Allergy/Immun/Pulm Med
Male
1960
1963
Allergy-Pediatric - certified
Immunology-Pediatric - certified
St. Louis Children's Hospital

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

 

  Public transportation available |   Handicap accessible
One Children's Place
2Nd Floor Suite C
Saint Louis, MO 63110
314.454.2694
  
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Education

Medical School: University of Illinois
Residency: St. Louis Children's Hospital St. Louis Missouri
Internship: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center Chicago

Health Plans Accepted

Aetna HMO/Open Access
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access (HMO/POS
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna POS/PPO/Choice
Aetna PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Preferred HMO/POS
BCBS of IL HMO
BCBS of IL PPO
Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
Best Doctors Inc
Cigna Open Access HMO/POS
Cigna PPO
Community Care Network PPO
Coventry ASO
Coventry Gold Advantage- Medicare
Coventry HMO/POS
Coventry PPO
CoventryAdvantra HMO/POS - Medicare
Essence Advantage & Advantage Plus
First Health
Great-West HMO/POS
Great-West Open Access
Great-West PPO
Health Alliance HMO & PPO
HealthCare USA MC+
Healthlink Open Access/HMO/POS
Healthlink PPO
HFN Inc. PPO
Home State-MC+
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
HumanaChoice PPO-Medicare
Medicaid MO/ Missouri HealthNet
Medicare
Mercy Health Plan HMO/POS
Mercy Health Plan PPO
MO Medicaid Secondary to Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
Primrose Tertiary/Quarternary
Private Health Care Systems PPO
Tricare/Triwest Prime HMO/POS
Tricare/Triwest Standard/ Extra PPO
Union Pacific RR Emp. Health System
United HC MCARE Complete Choice PPO
United HC MCARE Complete HMO
United HC MCARE CompleteEssen. HMO
United HC MCARE Dual Complete
United Healthcare Choice/Choice+
United Healthcare PPO/ Options
United Healthcare Select/Select+POS
USA Managed Care Org
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Worker's Compensation

The influence of environment, as represented by diet and air pollution, upon incidence and prevalence of wheezing illnesses in young children.Bloomberg GR.Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Apr;11(2):144-9. Review.

PMID:
21368621
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsRelationships among environmental exposures, cord blood cytokine responses, allergy, and wheeze at 1 year of age in an inner-city birth cohort (Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma study).Wood RA, Bloomberg GR, Kattan M, Conroy K, Sandel MT, Dresen A, Gergen PJ, Gold DR, Schwarz JC, Visness CM, Gern JE.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Apr;127(4):913-9.e1-6. Epub 2011 Feb 18.

PMID:
21333343
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsTelephone coaching for parents of children with asthma: impact and lessons learned.Garbutt JM, Banister C, Highstein G, Sterkel R, Epstein J, Bruns J, Swerczek L, Wells S, Waterman B, Strunk RC, Bloomberg GR.Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010 Jul;164(7):625-30.

PMID:
20603462
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsAsthma control, adiposity, and adipokines among inner-city adolescents.Kattan M, Kumar R, Bloomberg GR, Mitchell HE, Calatroni A, Gergen PJ, Kercsmar CM, Visness CM, Matsui EC, Steinbach SF, Szefler SJ, Sorkness CA, Morgan WJ, Teach SJ, Gan VN.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Mar;125(3):584-92.

PMID:
20226295
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsPrenatal maternal stress and cord blood innate and adaptive cytokine responses in an inner-city cohort.Wright RJ, Visness CM, Calatroni A, Grayson MH, Gold DR, Sandel MT, Lee-Parritz A, Wood RA, Kattan M, Bloomberg GR, Burger M, Togias A, Witter FR, Sperling RS, Sadovsky Y, Gern JE.Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Jul 1;182(1):25-33. Epub 2010 Mar 1.

PMID:
20194818
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsThe exacerbation component of impairment and risk in pediatric asthma.Bloomberg GR.Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Apr;10(2):155-60. Review.

PMID:
20010093
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsParental characteristics, somatic fetal growth, and season of birth influence innate and adaptive cord blood cytokine responses.Gold DR, Bloomberg GR, Cruikshank WW, Visness CM, Schwarz J, Kattan M, O'Connor GT, Wood RA, Burger MS, Wright RJ, Witter F, Lee-Parritz A, Sperling R, Sadovsky Y, Togias A, Gern JE.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009 Nov;124(5):1078-87.

PMID:
19895995
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsRecurrent wheezing illness in preschool-aged children: assessment and management in primary care practice.Bloomberg GR.Postgrad Med. 2009 Sep;121(5):48-55. Review.

PMID:
19820274
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsRelationship between infant weight gain and later asthma.Paul IM, Camera L, Zeiger RS, Guilbert TW, Bacharier LB, Taussig LM, Morgan WJ, Covar RA, Krawiec M, Bloomberg GR, Mauger DT; Childhood Asthma Research and Education (CARE) Network.Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2010 Feb;21(1 Pt 1):82-9. Epub 2009 Aug 27.

PMID:
19725894
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsAsthma morbidity among inner-city adolescents receiving guidelines-based therapy: role of predictors in the setting of high adherence.Gruchalla RS, Sampson HA, Matsui E, David G, Gergen PJ, Calatroni A, Brown M, Liu AH, Bloomberg GR, Chmiel JF, Kumar R, Lamm C, Smartt E, Sorkness CA, Steinbach SF, Stone KD, Szefler SJ, Busse WW.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009 Aug;124(2):213-21, 221.e1. Epub 2009 Jul 16.

PMID:
19615730
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsThe Urban Environment and Childhood Asthma (URECA) birth cohort study: design, methods, and study population.Gern JE, Visness CM, Gergen PJ, Wood RA, Bloomberg GR, O'Connor GT, Kattan M, Sampson HA, Witter FR, Sandel MT, Shreffler WG, Wright RJ, Arbes SJ Jr, Busse WW.BMC Pulm Med. 2009 May 8;9:17.

PMID:
19426496
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsSocioeconomic, family, and pediatric practice factors that affect level of asthma control.Bloomberg GR, Banister C, Sterkel R, Epstein J, Bruns J, Swerczek L, Wells S, Yan Y, Garbutt JM.Pediatrics. 2009 Mar;123(3):829-35.

PMID:
19255010
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsEpisodic use of an inhaled corticosteroid or leukotriene receptor antagonist in preschool children with moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing.Bacharier LB, Phillips BR, Zeiger RS, Szefler SJ, Martinez FD, Lemanske RF Jr, Sorkness CA, Bloomberg GR, Morgan WJ, Paul IM, Guilbert T, Krawiec M, Covar R, Larsen G, Mellon M, Moss MH, Chinchilli VM, Taussig LM, Strunk RC; CARE Network.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2008 Dec;122(6):1127-1135.e8. Epub 2008 Oct 30.

PMID:
18973936
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsManagement of asthma based on exhaled nitric oxide in addition to guideline-based treatment for inner-city adolescents and young adults: a randomised controlled trial.Szefler SJ, Mitchell H, Sorkness CA, Gergen PJ, O'Connor GT, Morgan WJ, Kattan M, Pongracic JA, Teach SJ, Bloomberg GR, Eggleston PA, Gruchalla RS, Kercsmar CM, Liu AH, Wildfire JJ, Curry MD, Busse WW.Lancet. 2008 Sep 20;372(9643):1065-72.

PMID:
18805335
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsSevere intermittent wheezing in preschool children: a distinct phenotype.Bacharier LB, Phillips BR, Bloomberg GR, Zeiger RS, Paul IM, Krawiec M, Guilbert T, Chinchilli VM, Strunk RC; Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Mar;119(3):604-10.

PMID:
17336610
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsElective penicillin skin testing in a pediatric outpatient setting.Jost BC, Wedner HJ, Bloomberg GR.Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2006 Dec;97(6):807-12.

PMID:
17201241
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsLong-term comparison of 3 controller regimens for mild-moderate persistent childhood asthma: the Pediatric Asthma Controller Trial.Sorkness CA, Lemanske RF Jr, Mauger DT, Boehmer SJ, Chinchilli VM, Martinez FD, Strunk RC, Szefler SJ, Zeiger RS, Bacharier LB, Bloomberg GR, Covar RA, Guilbert TW, Heldt G, Larsen G, Mellon MH, Morgan WJ, Moss MH, Spahn JD, Taussig LM; Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Jan;119(1):64-72. Epub 2006 Nov 30. Erratum in: J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Aug;120(2):285.

PMID:
17140647
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsOmalizumab for asthma.Strunk RC, Bloomberg GR.N Engl J Med. 2006 Jun 22;354(25):2689-95. Review. No abstract available.

PMID:
16790701
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsLong-term inhaled corticosteroids in preschool children at high risk for asthma.Guilbert TW, Morgan WJ, Zeiger RS, Mauger DT, Boehmer SJ, Szefler SJ, Bacharier LB, Lemanske RF Jr, Strunk RC, Allen DB, Bloomberg GR, Heldt G, Krawiec M, Larsen G, Liu AH, Chinchilli VM, Sorkness CA, Taussig LM, Martinez FD.N Engl J Med. 2006 May 11;354(19):1985-97.

PMID:
16687711
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsResponse profiles to fluticasone and montelukast in mild-to-moderate persistent childhood asthma.Zeiger RS, Szefler SJ, Phillips BR, Schatz M, Martinez FD, Chinchilli VM, Lemanske RF Jr, Strunk RC, Larsen G, Spahn JD, Bacharier LB, Bloomberg GR, Guilbert TW, Heldt G, Morgan WJ, Moss MH, Sorkness CA, Taussig LM; Childhood Asthma Research and Education Network of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006 Jan;117(1):45-52.

PMID:
16387583
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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