Kathleen Brunts, M.D.
American Board of Internal Medicine
St. Louis University
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis University Hospitals
St. Louis, MO
St. Mary's Hospital
Dr. Brunts is very passionate about diabetes care. She leads the Esse Health Diabetes program and in 2006 the group won the Primaris Quality Award. In 2007, Dr. Brunts presented to HHS Secretary Levitt on the use of electronic health records to improve patient care. Dr. Brunts is the recipient of the 2009 President’s Award from the American Diabetes Association. This award reflects Dr. Brunts’ continuing leadership for ADA’s Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes, her involvement in the ADA speaker’s bureau and her passion for helping people with diabetes.
Dr. Brunts has been selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America ® from 2011 to 2020.
Dr. Brunts has been awarded Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the American Diabetes Association for patient care in Diabetes. NCQA, in partnership with the American Diabetes Association, developed the Diabetes Recognition Program to recognize clinicians who have met standards demonstrating delivery of high quality care to patients with diabetes.
Dr. Brunts has been awarded Recognition by the National Committee for Quality and Assurance (NCQA) and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for patient care in heart disease and/or stroke. NCQA, in partnership with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, developed the Heart/Stroke Recognition Program to recognize clinicians who have met standards demonstrating delivery of high quality care to patients with cardiovascular disease and/or stroke.
Dr. Brunts is married and has two daughters. She enjoys spending time with family, gardening, boating, and walking.