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Faculty Physicians

Akshaya J. Vachharajani, MD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Newborn Medicine

Specialty Areas

Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Neonatal / Perinatal Medicine

Areas of Clinical Interest

Newborn medicine

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314 454-2683
Fax: 314-454-4633

Education

Education

Residency: Pediatrics, Royal College of Physicians, UK 1999
Fellowship: Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2002
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO 2004
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Bombay, Bombay, India 1986
Medical Degree ( MBBS): T.N. Medical College, University of Bombay ,India 1982
Fellowship: Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, McMaster University, Canada 2001

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Interval between clinical presentation of necrotizing enterocolitis and bowel perforation in neonates.
Najaf TA, Vachharajani NA, Warner BW, Vachharajani AJ
Pediatr Surg Int. 2010 Jun; 26(6)607-9. doi: 10.1007/s00383-010-2597-2.

PMID:
    20414662
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of short-term outcomes of late preterm singletons and multiple births: an institutional experience.
Vachharajani AJ, Vachharajani NA, Dawson JG
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 Nov; 48(9)922-5. doi: 10.1177/0009922809336359.

PMID:
    19483134
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Outcomes of exomphalos: an institutional experience.
Vachharajani AJ, Rao R, Keswani S, Mathur AM
Pediatr Surg Int. 2009 Feb; 25(2)139-44. doi: 10.1007/s00383-008-2301-y.

PMID:
    19066916
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Short-term outcomes of late preterms: an institutional experience.
Vachharajani AJ, Dawson JG
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009 May; 48(4)383-8. doi: 10.1177/0009922808324951.

PMID:
    18832549
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Outcomes in neonatal gastroschisis: an institutional experience.
Vachharajani AJ, Dillon PA, Mathur AM
Am J Perinatol. 2007 Sep; 24(8)461-5.

PMID:
    17992713
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Late-onset left diaphragmatic hernia after group B streptococcal sepsis: An unusual presentation.
Vachharajani AJ, Shah JK, Paes BA
J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Jun; 37(6)932-3.

PMID:
    12037770
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ovarian cyst in a premature infant treated with spironolactone.
Vachharajani AJ, Shah JK, Paes BA
Am J Perinatol. 2001 Sep; 18(6)353-6.

PMID:
    11607853
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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