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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences / Pediatric Ophthalmology

James Hoekel, OD

Current Position
Staff Optometrist, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Optometry
Corrective Lenses

Patients Seen At
Medical Building One
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
1040 N. Mason Road, Suite 219
Creve Coeur, MO  63141
Fax:   314-996-7401
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St. Louis Children's Hospital Eye Center
One Children's Place, Rm 2S89
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
660 South Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8096
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Strabismus, amblyopia, infant contact lenses

For More Information on Pediatric Eye Care

Board Certification
Not Applicable

Medical Education
B.S.: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, 1990
Optometry Degree: University of Missouri College of Optometry, St. Louis, Missouri, 1994
Hospital Affiliations
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Tychsen L, Hoekel J, Ghasia F, Yoon-Huang G. "Phakic intraocular lens correction of high ametropia in children with neurobehavioral disorders." J AAPOS. 2008 Jun;12(3):282-9.

Tychsen L, Hoekel J. "Refractive surgery for high bilateral myopia in children with neurobehavioral disorders: 2. Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK)." J AAPOS. 2006 Aug;10(4):364-70.

Tychsen L, Packwood E, Hoekel J, Lueder G. "Refractive surgery for high bilateral myopia in children with neurobehavioral disorders: 1. Clear lens extraction and refractive lens exchange." J AAPOS. 2006 Aug;10(4):357-63. Erratum in: J AAPOS. 2007 Aug;11(4):417-9.

For more articles and abstracts, take this off site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page Dr. James Hoekel.

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