Dr. Jahraus is known for his decades of specialization in the medical management of patients with eating disorders. A board-certified physician for over 40 years, he is a recognized expert on medical complications of eating disorders. Dr. Jahraus graduated from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, Missouri with a background in family medicine. He co-authored a chapter on eating disorders in Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine and The Treatment of Eating Disorders: A Clinical Handbook. He testified at a United States Congressional Briefing on the need for health insurance coverage for eating disorder treatment. He received the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor, and was named a Top Doctor of 2013 by U.S. News and World Report.
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Joel Jahraus, MD, FAED, CEDS
Chief Medical Officer
In-Network With Most Insurance Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Beacon Health Options
First Health Network
Accreditations & Memberships
Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval
Residential Eating Disorders Consortium
National Eating Disorders Association
Eating Disorders Coalition
The Alliance for Eating Disorder Awareness
International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals
My time at Rosewood was only a small fraction of my life, but in that time, I grew in ways I never thought possible.