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Catherine L. Dezort, MSN, APN, CPNP-PC

Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner – Primary Care

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric and adolescent care with emphasis in fracture care, following normal developmental variations, sports injuries, spine deformities and developmental concerns, including treatment of flat feet, in-toeing, knock knees, bow legs and torticollis.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Suite: C
Floor: 1
Office Phone: 314-514-3500

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Progress West Hospital

20 Progress Point Pkwy
O'Fallon, MO 63368

Suite: 114
Office Phone: 314-514-3500



Master of Science, Nursing: University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Nursing, Chicago, IL 2008
BS, Nursing: Marquette University, School of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI 2002

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Seizure Outcomes in Children Following Electrocorticography-Guided Single-Stage Surgical Resection.
Bansal S, Kim AJ, Berg AT, Koh S, Laux LC, Nangia S, Millichap JJ, Shaw A, Fisher B, Dezort C, DiPatri AJ Jr, Alden TD, Nordli DR Jr
Pediatr Neurol. 2017 Jun; 7135-42. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2017.01.024.

    [PubMed - in process]
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A simple behavioral-developmental checklist versus formal screening for children in an epilepsy center.
Eom S, Dezort C, Fisher B, Zelko F, Berg AT
Epilepsy Behav. 2015 May; 4684-7. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.04.023.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Routine developmental, autism, behavioral, and psychological screening in epilepsy care settings.
Eom S, Fisher B, Dezort C, Berg AT
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2014 Nov; 56(11)1100-5. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.12497.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Routine developmental and autism screening in an epilepsy care setting.
Fisher B, Dezort C, Nordli DR, Berg AT
Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Aug; 24(4)488-92. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2012.06.006.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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On Tuesdays, Dr. Dezort offers appointments until at 5:00 PM at the St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center.