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Andrew J. Drescher, MD

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Otolaryngology
Ear, Nose and Throat
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Loss
Sinus Disease
Sinus Surgery
Sleep Apnea and Snoring
Thyroid Disorders

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General adult and pediatric otolaryngology, otology, hearing loss, deafness, otitis media, chronic ear infections, draining ears, eardrum perforations, cholesteatoma, otosclerosis, middle ear surgery, bone anchored hearing aids (BAHA), vestibular disorders, Meniere’s disease, facial paralysis, head and neck surgery, neck masses, thyroid masses and disorders, parotid disorders, voice disorders, tonsillitis, sleep apnea and snoring, epistaxis, sinus and nasal disease, and endoscopic sinus surgery.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-7509

Center for Advanced Medicine
Ear, Nose and Throat Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-362-7509
Fax: 314-747-8687

West County ENT

1040 N. Mason Road, Suite 123
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-362-7509
Fax: 314-432-8208

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Suite: 1700
Office Phone: 314-362-7509



B.S.: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 1998
Residency: Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009
Medical Degree: University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2002

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Interaction of two actin-binding proteins, synaptopodin and alpha-actinin-4, with the tight junction protein MAGI-1.
Patrie KM, Drescher AJ, Welihinda A, Mundel P, Margolis B
J Biol Chem. 2002 Aug 16; 277(33)30183-90.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The membrane-associated guanylate kinase protein MAGI-1 binds megalin and is present in glomerular podocytes.
Patrie KM, Drescher AJ, Goyal M, Wiggins RC, Margolis B
J Am Soc Nephrol. 2001 Apr; 12(4)667-77.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Expression of adenylyl cyclase type I in cochlear inner hair cells.
Drescher MJ, Khan KM, Beisel KW, Karadaghy AA, Hatfield JS, Kim SY, Drescher AJ, Lasak JM, Barretto RL, Shakir AH, Drescher DG
Brain Res Mol Brain Res. 1997 May; 45(2)325-30.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Inner ear. Hearing development and regeneration.