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Eric A. Strand, MD

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chief, Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program 

Specialty Areas

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gynecologic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General obstetrics and gynecology, abnormal PAP smears/cervical dysplasia, menstrual disorders, abnormal periods, uterine fibroids, vaginal hysterectomy, minimally invasive hysterectomy, menopause, hormone replacement therapy, contraception, comprehensive obstetric

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  • Publication & Research
  • In the News



Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Suite: 710
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-362-4211
Fax: 314-362-0049



Medical Degree: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 1995
BA: Chemistry, Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 1991
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 1999

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Surgical-site infection in gynecologic surgery:  pathophysiology and prevention. 

Steiner HL and Strand EA.   

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017, Feb 14 [Epub ahead of print] 

PMID:  28209490

Tinius RA, Cahill AG, Strand EA, Cade WT.
Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2015 Nov 3:1-8. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26799789

Francis C, Mumford M, Strand ML, Moore ES, Strand EA.
J Perinatol. 2013 Oct;33(10):759-62. doi: 10.1038/jp.2013.56. Epub 2013 May 23.
PMID: 23702621

“Cesarean Section,” multimedia module for the American Board of Surgery SCORE curriculum, online. Strand EASeptember, 2013.

Can a structured, behavior-based interview predict future resident success? 

Strand EA, Moore, EM, and Laube, DW.  

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2011; 204: 446.e1-13. 

PMID: 21457921

Arteriovenous malformation of the uterus after a midtrimester loss: a case report.

Griffin DW, Strand EA.

J Reprod Med. 2009 May;54(5):333-6.


In the News

In the News

Eric Strand, MD


Originally from Cincinnati, Dr. Strand joined Washington University Physicians in 2012 to assume the position of Director of the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Strand is passionate both about his patients and the education of future physicians, and is currently the Director for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program. His clinical interests include obstetrical care, contraceptive management, evaluation and management of abnormal bleeding patterns and menopause. He is an oral board examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and has spoken nationally on evidence-based techniques for cesarean deliveries as well as infection prevention strategies for gynecologic surgery.

Areas of Research Interest

Simulation in education, delivery of obstetrical care, traits of successful physicians, medical education