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Eric C. Leuthardt, MD

Professor, Neurological Surgery, Neuroscience, Biomedical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Director, Center for Innovation in Neuroscience and Technology
Director, Brain Laser Center

Specialty Areas

Epilepsy Surgery
Cervical Spine Surgery
Brain Tumors
Gamma Knife

Board Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Brain Laser Center, neuro-oncology, spine surgery, brain tumors, brain tumors requiring motor and speech mapping, surgical treatment of epilepsy, Monteris laser ablation and Gamma Knife

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Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 362-3577
Fax: (314) 362-2107

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-362-3577
Fax: 314-362-2107

Education

Education

Fellowship: Spine and Epilepsy, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Washington School of Medicine and Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 2006
Chief Residency: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital & Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 2005
Residency: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital & Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2005
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1999
B.S.: Biology and Theology, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri. 1995

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Distinct phase-amplitude couplings distinguish cognitive processes in human attention.
Chacko RV, Kim B, Jung SW, Daitch AL, Roland JL, Metcalf NV, Corbetta M, Shulman GL, Leuthardt EC
Neuroimage. 2018 Mar 5; 175111-121. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2018.03.003.

PMID:
    29518565
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Single-Center Cost Analysis of Treating Primary and Metastatic Brain Cancers with Either Brain Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT) or Craniotomy.
Leuthardt EC, Voigt J, Kim AH, Sylvester P
Pharmacoecon Open. 2017 Mar; 1(1)53-63. doi: 10.1007/s41669-016-0003-2.

PMID:
    29442297
    [PubMed]
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Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Guided Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy for Glioblastoma of the Corpus Callosum.
Beaumont TL, Mohammadi AM, Kim AH, Barnett GH, Leuthardt EC
Neurosurgery. 2018 Feb 8; doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx518.

PMID:
    29438526
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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MRI-Guided Interstitial Laser Ablation for Intracranial Lesions: A Large Single-Institution Experience of 133 Cases.
Kamath AA, Friedman DD, Hacker CD, Smyth MD, Limbrick DD Jr, Kim AH, Hawasli AH, Leuthardt EC
Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2017; 95(6)417-428. doi: 10.1159/000485387.

PMID:
    29339639
    [PubMed - in process]
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On the role of the corpus callosum in interhemispheric functional connectivity in humans.
Roland JL, Snyder AZ, Hacker CD, Mitra A, Shimony JS, Limbrick DD, Raichle ME, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Dec 12; 114(50)13278-13283. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1707050114.

PMID:
    29183973
    [PubMed - in process]
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Spinal Cord Injury Disrupts Resting-State Networks in the Human Brain.
Hawasli AH, Rutlin J, Roland JL, Murphy RKJ, Song SK, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS, Ray WZ
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Mar 15; 35(6)864-873. doi: 10.1089/neu.2017.5212.

PMID:
    29179629
    [PubMed - in process]
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Resting-state Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Presurgical Functional Mapping: Sensorimotor Localization.
Dierker D, Roland JL, Kamran M, Rutlin J, Hacker CD, Marcus DS, Milchenko M, Miller-Thomas MM, Benzinger TL, Snyder AZ, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS
Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2017 Nov; 27(4)621-633. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2017.06.011.

PMID:
    28985933
    [PubMed - in process]
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Resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging for surgical planning in pediatric patients: a preliminary experience.
Roland JL, Griffin N, Hacker CD, Vellimana AK, Akbari SH, Shimony JS, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC, Limbrick DD Jr
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Dec; 20(6)583-590. doi: 10.3171/2017.6.PEDS1711.

PMID:
    28960172
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hydrocephalus presenting as idiopathic aqueductal stenosis with subsequent development of obstructive tumor: report of 2 cases demonstrating the importance of serial imaging.
Roland JL, Price RL, Kamath AA, Akbari SH, Leuthardt EC, Miller BA, Smyth MD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Oct; 20(4)329-333. doi: 10.3171/2017.5.PEDS1779.

PMID:
    28777035
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postoperative seizure freedom does not normalize altered connectivity in temporal lobe epilepsy.
Maccotta L, Lopez MA, Adeyemo B, Ances BM, Day BK, Eisenman LN, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Schlaggar BL, Hogan RE
Epilepsia. 2017 Nov; 58(11)1842-1851. doi: 10.1111/epi.13867.

PMID:
    28776646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Contralesional Brain-Computer Interface Control of a Powered Exoskeleton for Motor Recovery in Chronic Stroke Survivors.
Bundy DT, Souders L, Baranyai K, Leonard L, Schalk G, Coker R, Moran DW, Huskey T, Leuthardt EC
Stroke. 2017 Jul; 48(7)1908-1915. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.016304.

PMID:
    28550098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Electrophysiological Sequelae of Hemispherotomy in Ipsilateral Human Cortex.
Hawasli AH, Chacko R, Szrama NP, Bundy DT, Pahwa M, Yarbrough CK, Dlouhy BJ, Limbrick DD, Barbour DL, Smyth MD, Leuthardt EC
Front Hum Neurosci. 2017; 11149. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2017.00149.

PMID:
    28424599
    [PubMed]
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Laser Thermal Ablation for Metastases Failing Radiosurgery: A Multicentered Retrospective Study.
Chaunzwa TL, Deng D, Leuthardt EC, Tatter SB, Mohammadi AM, Barnett GH, Chiang VL
Neurosurgery. 2018 Jan 1; 82(1)56-63. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx142.

PMID:
    28419284
    [PubMed - in process]
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The impact of high grade glial neoplasms on human cortical electrophysiology.
Bandt SK, Roland JL, Pahwa M, Hacker CD, Bundy DT, Breshears JD, Sharma M, Shimony JS, Leuthardt EC
PLoS One. 2017; 12(3)e0173448. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173448.

PMID:
    28319187
    [PubMed - in process]
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Frequency-specific electrophysiologic correlates of resting state fMRI networks.
Hacker CD, Snyder AZ, Pahwa M, Corbetta M, Leuthardt EC
Neuroimage. 2017 Apr 1; 149446-457. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.01.054.

PMID:
    28159686
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Human cortical-hippocampal dialogue in wake and slow-wave sleep.
Mitra A, Snyder AZ, Hacker CD, Pahwa M, Tagliazucchi E, Laufs H, Leuthardt EC, Raichle ME
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Nov 1; 113(44)E6868-E6876.

PMID:
    27791089
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Utilizing personalized stereotactic frames for laser interstitial thermal ablation of posterior fossa and mesiotemporal brain lesions: a single-institution series.
Dadey DY, Kamath AA, Smyth MD, Chicoine MR, Leuthardt EC, Kim AH
Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Oct; 41(4)E4.

PMID:
    27690652
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Laser interstitial thermal therapy for subependymal giant cell astrocytoma: technical case report.
Dadey DY, Kamath AA, Leuthardt EC, Smyth MD
Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Oct; 41(4)E9.

PMID:
    27690646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Influence of White and Gray Matter Connections on Endogenous Human Cortical Oscillations.
Hawasli AH, Kim D, Ledbetter NM, Dahiya S, Barbour DL, Leuthardt EC
Front Hum Neurosci. 2016; 10330. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2016.00330.

PMID:
    27445767
    [PubMed]
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Novel spinal instrumentation to enhance osteogenesis and fusion: a preliminary study.
MacEwan MR, Talcott MR, Moran DW, Leuthardt EC
J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Sep; 25(3)318-27. doi: 10.3171/2016.1.SPINE13979.

PMID:
    27081709
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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