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Alexander Weymann, MD

Current Position
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology


Specialty Areas
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Patients Seen At
St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, Suite c, 2nd Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
314-454-6173
Fax:   314-454-2412
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Additional Languages Spoken
German

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Campus Box 8116
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Pediatric liver disease,  acute liver failure, neonatal cholestasis, biliary atresia, fatty liver disease, autoimmune hepatitis, viral hepatitis, pediatric liver transplantation, general pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition.

Board Certification
Pediatrics -- Certified
Pediatric Gastroenterology -- Certified

Medical Education
Medical School: Witten/Herdecke University, Witten, Germany, 1999
Residency: Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 2004
Fellowship: Advanced Hepatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 2005
Fellowship: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO, 2008
Hospital Affiliations
St. Louis Children's Hospital, St Louis MO

Honors and Awards
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 2013 (Best Doctors, Inc)
2007-2008 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Award, American Liver Foundation

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Gazit V, Huang J, Weymann A, Rudnick DA. Analysis of the role of hepatic PPARγ expression during mouse liver regeneration. Hepatology. 2012 Oct;56(4):1489-98.

Shinawi M, Dietzen DJ, White FV, Sprietsma L, Weymann A. Early-onset hepatic fibrosis in lysinuric protein intolerance. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2011 Dec;53(6):695-8.

Earl TM, Wellen JR, Anderson CD, Nadler M, Doyle MM, Shenoy SS, Chapman WC, Turmelle Y, Weymann A, Lowell JA. Small bowel obstruction after pediatric liver transplantation: the unusual is the usual. J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jan;212(1):62-7.

Gazit V, Weymann A, Hartman E, Finck BN, Hruz PW, Tzekov A, Rudnick DA. Liver regeneration is impaired in lipodystrophic fatty liver dystrophy mice. Hepatology. 2010 Dec;52(6):2109-17.

Anderson CD, Turmelle YP, Darcy M, Shepherd RW, Weymann A, Nadler M, Guelker S, Chapman WC, Lowell JA. Biliary strictures in pediatric liver transplant recipients - early diagnosis and treatment results in excellent graft outcomes. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 May;14(3):358-63.

Weymann A, Hartman E, Gazit V, Wang C, Glauber M, Turmelle Y, Rudnick DA. p21 is required for dextrose-mediated inhibition of mouse liver regeneration. Hepatology. 2009 Jul;50(1):207-15.

Clark A, Weymann A, Hartman E, Turmelle Y, Carroll M, Thurman JM, Holers VM, Hourcade DE, Rudnick DA. Evidence for non-traditional activation of complement factor C3 during murine liver regeneration. Mol Immunol. 2008 Jun;45(11):3125-32.

Tomer, Ananthanarayanan, Weymann et al.: Differential DevelopmentalRegulation of Rat Liver Canalicular Membrane Transporters Bsep andMrp2. Pediatr Res 53:288-294, 2003

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Andrew J. Weymann.

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