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Anjali K. Pathak, MD

Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Medical Director, Refractive Surgery Center

Specialty Areas

Corneal Disease
Ophthalmology - General
Refractive Surgery
Cataract
Intraocular Lens Implants

Board Certifications

Ophthalmology

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cornea, ocular surface disease, refractive surgery, general ophthalmology, accomodating intraocular lens placement (Crystalens®), multifocal intraocular lenses (Restor®, Rezoom®) for treatment of cataracts and presbyopia, Descemet's Stripping Endokeratoplasty (DSEK) for treatment of corneal endothelial disease (ex. Fuchs Dystrophy), Intacs for treatment of keratoconus or post LASIK keratectasia, deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty ("big bubble" technique). For more information on refractive surgery and new generation intraocular lenses Washington University LASIK web site.

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 201
Office Phone: 314-996-3300
Fax: 314-996-3490

Education

Education

Fellowship: Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2002
Chief Residency: Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 2001
Residency: Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 2001
Medical Degree: West Virginia University Medical School, Morgantown, West Virginia 1997
B.A. : Chemistry, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Antibacterial Efficacy of Pastes Against E Faecalis in Primary Root Dentin: A Confocal Microscope Study.
Verma R, Sharma DS, Pathak AK
J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2015 Spring; 39(3)247-54. doi: 10.17796/1053-4628-39.3.247.

PMID:
    26208070
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Unique functional and structural properties of the LRRK2 protein ATP-binding pocket.
Liu Z, Galemmo RA Jr, Fraser KB, Moehle MS, Sen S, Volpicelli-Daley LA, DeLucas LJ, Ross LJ, Valiyaveettil J, Moukha-Chafiq O, Pathak AK, Ananthan S, Kezar H, White EL, Gupta V, Maddry JA, Suto MJ, West AB
J Biol Chem. 2014 Nov 21; 289(47)32937-51. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M114.602318.

PMID:
    25228699
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Randomized phase II study of carboplatin and etoposide with or without obatoclax mesylate in extensive-stage small cell lung cancer.
Langer CJ, Albert I, Ross HJ, Kovacs P, Blakely LJ, Pajkos G, Somfay A, Zatloukal P, Kazarnowicz A, Moezi MM, Schreeder MT, Schnyder J, Ao-Baslock A, Pathak AK, Berger MS, GEM017 Investigators
Lung Cancer. 2014 Sep; 85(3)420-8. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2014.05.003.

PMID:
    24997137
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Unravelling the distinct strains of Tharu ancestry.
Chaubey G, Singh M, Crivellaro F, Tamang R, Nandan A, Singh K, Sharma VK, Pathak AK, Shah AM, Sharma V, Singh VK, Selvi Rani D, Rai N, Kushniarevich A, Ilumäe AM, Karmin M, Phillip A, Verma A, Prank E, Singh VK, Li B, Govindaraj P, Chaubey AK, Dubey PK, Reddy AG, Premkumar K, Vishnupriya S, Pande V, Parik J, Rootsi S, Endicott P, Metspalu M, Lahr MM, van Driem G, Villems R, Kivisild T, Singh L, Thangaraj K
Eur J Hum Genet. 2014 Dec; 22(12)1404-12. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2014.36.

PMID:
    24667789
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The phylogenetic and geographic structure of Y-chromosome haplogroup R1a.
Underhill PA, Poznik GD, Rootsi S, Järve M, Lin AA, Wang J, Passarelli B, Kanbar J, Myres NM, King RJ, Di Cristofaro J, Sahakyan H, Behar DM, Kushniarevich A, Sarac J, Saric T, Rudan P, Pathak AK, Chaubey G, Grugni V, Semino O, Yepiskoposyan L, Bahmanimehr A, Farjadian S, Balanovsky O, Khusnutdinova EK, Herrera RJ, Chiaroni J, Bustamante CD, Quake SR, Kivisild T, Villems R
Eur J Hum Genet. 2015 Jan; 23(1)124-31. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2014.50.

PMID:
    24667786
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Phylogenetic applications of whole Y-chromosome sequences and the Near Eastern origin of Ashkenazi Levites.
Rootsi S, Behar DM, Järve M, Lin AA, Myres NM, Passarelli B, Poznik GD, Tzur S, Sahakyan H, Pathak AK, Rosset S, Metspalu M, Grugni V, Semino O, Metspalu E, Bustamante CD, Skorecki K, Villems R, Kivisild T, Underhill PA
Nat Commun. 2013; 42928. doi: 10.1038/ncomms3928.

PMID:
    24346185
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genetic structure of Tibeto-Burman populations of Bangladesh: evaluating the gene flow along the sides of Bay-of-Bengal.
Gazi NN, Tamang R, Singh VK, Ferdous A, Pathak AK, Singh M, Anugula S, Veeraiah P, Kadarkaraisamy S, Yadav BK, Reddy AG, Rani DS, Qadri SS, Singh L, Chaubey G, Thangaraj K
PLoS One. 2013; 8(10)e75064. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0075064.

PMID:
    24130682
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparative study of diagnostic accuracy of established PCR assays and in-house developed sdaA PCR method for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in symptomatic patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.
Nimesh M, Joon D, Pathak AK, Saluja D
J Infect. 2013 Nov; 67(5)399-407. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2013.06.015.

PMID:
    23867867
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Biofilm associated microorganisms on removable oral orthodontic appliances in children in the mixed dentition.
Pathak AK, Sharma DS
J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2013 Spring; 37(3)335-9.

PMID:
    23855182
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Phase I-IIa study of BMS-690514, an EGFR, HER-2 and -4 and VEGFR-1 to -3 oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor, in patients with advanced or metastatic solid tumours.
Soria JC, Baselga J, Hanna N, Laurie SA, Bahleda R, Felip E, Calvo E, Armand JP, Shepherd FA, Harbison CT, Berman D, Park JS, Zhang S, Vakkalagadda B, Kurland JF, Pathak AK, Herbst RS
Eur J Cancer. 2013 May; 49(8)1815-24. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2013.02.012.

PMID:
    23490650
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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6-Oxo and 6-thio purine analogs as antimycobacterial agents.
Pathak AK, Pathak V, Seitz LE, Suling WJ, Reynolds RC
Bioorg Med Chem. 2013 Apr 1; 21(7)1685-95. doi: 10.1016/j.bmc.2013.01.054.

PMID:
    23434367
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The phylogeography of Y-chromosome haplogroup h1a1a-m82 reveals the likely Indian origin of the European Romani populations.
Rai N, Chaubey G, Tamang R, Pathak AK, Singh VK, Karmin M, Singh M, Rani DS, Anugula S, Yadav BK, Singh A, Srinivasagan R, Yadav A, Kashyap M, Narvariya S, Reddy AG, van Driem G, Underhill PA, Villems R, Kivisild T, Singh L, Thangaraj K
PLoS One. 2012; 7(11)e48477. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048477.

PMID:
    23209554
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Persistent human rhinovirus type C infection of the lower respiratory tract in a pediatric cord blood transplant recipient.
Pathak AK, Adams RH, Shah NC, Gustin KE
Bone Marrow Transplant. 2013 May; 48(5)747-8. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2012.226.

PMID:
    23165503
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multi-species biofilm of Candida albicans and non-Candida albicans Candida species on acrylic substrate.
Pathak AK, Sharma S, Shrivastva P
J Appl Oral Sci. 2012 Feb; 20(1)70-5.

PMID:
    22437681
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Study of different concentric rings inside gallstones with LIBS.
Pathak AK, Singh VK, Rai NK, Rai AK, Rai PK, Rai PK, Rai S, Baruah GD
Lasers Med Sci. 2011 Jul; 26(4)531-7. doi: 10.1007/s10103-011-0886-1.

PMID:
    21318345
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2-Azetidinone--a new profile of various pharmacological activities.
Mehta PD, Sengar NP, Pathak AK
Eur J Med Chem. 2010 Dec; 45(12)5541-60. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2010.09.035.

PMID:
    20970895
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Immune regulation of a chronic bacteria infection and consequences for pathogen transmission.
Pathak AK, Creppage KE, Werner JR, Cattadori IM
BMC Microbiol. 2010 Aug 25; 10226. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-10-226.

PMID:
    20738862
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of change in symptoms, respiratory status, nutritional profile and quality of life on response to treatment for advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
Mohan A, Singh P, Kumar S, Mohan C, Pathak AK, Pandey RM, Guleria R
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2008 Oct-Dec; 9(4)557-62.

PMID:
    19256738
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Oral epithelium as a surrogate tissue for assessing smoking-induced molecular alterations in the lungs.
Bhutani M, Pathak AK, Fan YH, Liu DD, Lee JJ, Tang H, Kurie JM, Morice RC, Kim ES, Hong WK, Mao L
Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2008 Jun; 1(1)39-44. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-08-0058.

PMID:
    19138934
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanisms involved in the down-regulation of TCR zeta chain in tumor versus peripheral blood of oral cancer patients.
Kulkarni DP, Wadia PP, Pradhan TN, Pathak AK, Chiplunkar SV
Int J Cancer. 2009 Apr 1; 124(7)1605-13. doi: 10.1002/ijc.24137.

PMID:
    19107944
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