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Ferdinand Coste, III, DO

Current Position
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine
Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship Program

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Allergy
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Sleep Disorders
Pediatric Pulmonary Disease
Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis

Patients Seen At
Pediatric Specialty Office
Medical Building Three
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
1020 N. Mason Road, Suite 110, Main
Creve Coeur, MO  63141
Fax:   314-454-2515
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St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, Suite C, Second Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Campus Box 8116, 660 S. Euclid Ave
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Asthma in children, pediatric allergies, lung disease, Prader-Willi syndrome, sleep disorders in infancy and children

Areas of Research Interest
Interest in inflammatory markers in children associated with sleep-disordered breathing.  Dr Coste developed an educational model on lung transplantation to improve the hospital experience for these patients and their families

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Pediatric Pulmonology -- Certified

Medical Education
B.S.: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1998
Medical Degree: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY, 2004
Residency: Pediatrics, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, 2007
Fellowship: Pediatric Pulmonology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 63110, 2010
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Creve Coeur MO 63141
St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO

Professional Lectures
2010 Coste FL, Kemp JS. St Louis Children's Hospital Pediatric Research Retreat, St Louis, MO. Concentration of Alveolar Nitric Oxide in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. March.

2010 Coste FL, Borgmeyer A, Faro A. Unit-Based Joint Practice Team Showcase, St Louis Children's Hospital, St Louis, MO. Pre- and Post-Lung Transplant Care: A Team Approach for a Seamless Transition. May.

2007 Coste FL, Quintos-Alagheband L, Angulo M, Roberts JE, Cataletto M. Annenberg Center Conference on Sleep Disorders in Infancy and Childhood. Post-operative pulmonary edema in children with Prader-Willi syndrome. January.

2006 Coste FL, Quintos-Alagheband L, Angulo M, Roberts JE, Cataletto M. Annual Prader-Willi syndrome Association (USA) Conference. Post-operative pulmonary edema in children with Prader-Willi syndrome. July.

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