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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

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

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

Frequency-specific electrophysiologic correlates of resting state fMRI networks.
Hacker CD, Snyder AZ, Pahwa M, Corbetta M, Leuthardt EC
Neuroimage. 2017 Jan 31; 149446-457. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.01.054.

PMID:
    28159686
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 Jun 28; 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 - in process]
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Resting state functional connectivity magnetic resonance imaging integrated with intraoperative neuronavigation for functional mapping after aborted awake craniotomy.
Batra P, Bandt SK, Leuthardt EC
Surg Neurol Int. 2016 Feb 5; 713. doi: 10.4103/2152-7806.175885.

PMID:
    26958419
    [PubMed]
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Hyperthermic Laser Ablation of Recurrent Glioblastoma Leads to Temporary Disruption of the Peritumoral Blood Brain Barrier.
Leuthardt EC, Duan C, Kim MJ, Campian JL, Kim AH, Miller-Thomas MM, Shimony JS, Tran DD
PLoS One. 2016 Feb 24; 11(2)e0148613. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148613.

PMID:
    26910903
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Decoding three-dimensional reaching movements using electrocorticographic signals in humans.
Bundy DT, Pahwa M, Szrama N, Leuthardt EC
J Neural Eng. 2016 Apr; 13(2)026021. doi: 10.1088/1741-2560/13/2/026021.

PMID:
    26902372
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical Resting-state fMRI in the Preoperative Setting: Are We Ready for Prime Time?
Lee MH, Miller-Thomas MM, Benzinger TL, Marcus DS, Hacker CD, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS
Top Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Feb; 25(1)11-8. doi: 10.1097/RMR.0000000000000075.

PMID:
    26848556
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resting-State Blood Oxygen Level-Dependent Functional MRI: A Paradigm Shift in Preoperative Brain Mapping.
Leuthardt EC, Allen M, Kamran M, Hawasli AH, Snyder AZ, Hacker CD, Mitchell TJ, Shimony JS
Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2015; 93(6)427-39. doi: 10.1159/000442424.

PMID:
    26784290
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Radiation Therapy for Residual or Recurrent Atypical Meningioma: The Effects of Modality, Timing, and Tumor Pathology on Long-Term Outcomes.
Sun SQ, Cai C, Murphy RK, DeWees T, Dacey RG, Grubb RL, Rich KM, Zipfel GJ, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Simpson JR, Robinson CG, Chicoine MR, Perrin RJ, Huang J, Kim AH
Neurosurgery. 2016 Jul; 79(1)23-32. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001160.

PMID:
    26645969
    [PubMed - in process]
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Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery for Epilepsy Using Stereotactic MRI Guidance.
Bandt SK, Leuthardt EC
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2016 Jan; 27(1)51-8. doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2015.08.005.

PMID:
    26615107
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Optimizing the Detection of Wakeful and Sleep-Like States for Future Electrocorticographic Brain Computer Interface Applications.
Pahwa M, Kusner M, Hacker CD, Bundy DT, Weinberger KQ, Leuthardt EC
PLoS One. 2015 Nov 12; 10(11)e0142947. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142947.

PMID:
    26562013
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A CDC20-APC/SOX2 Signaling Axis Regulates Human Glioblastoma Stem-like Cells.
Mao DD, Gujar AD, Mahlokozera T, Chen I, Pan Y, Luo J, Brost T, Thompson EA, Turski A, Leuthardt EC, Dunn GP, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Dowling JL, Zipfel GJ, Dacey RG, Achilefu S, Tran DD, Yano H, Kim AH
Cell Rep. 2015 Jun 23; 11(11)1809-21. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2015.05.027.

PMID:
    26074073
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of 1p/19q codeletion and histology on outcomes of anaplastic gliomas treated with radiation therapy and temozolomide.
Speirs CK, Simpson JR, Robinson CG, DeWees TA, Tran DD, Linette G, Chicoine MR, Dacey RG, Rich KM, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Zipfel GJ, Kim AH, Huang J
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Feb 1; 91(2)268-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.10.027.

PMID:
    25636755
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resting-state blood oxygen level-dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging for presurgical planning.
Kamran M, Hacker CD, Allen MG, Mitchell TJ, Leuthardt EC, Snyder AZ, Shimony JS
Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Nov; 24(4)655-69. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2014.07.009.

PMID:
    25441506
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Molecular and cellular heterogeneity: the hallmark of glioblastoma.
Aum DJ, Kim DH, Beaumont TL, Leuthardt EC, Dunn GP, Kim AH
Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Dec; 37(6)E11. doi: 10.3171/2014.9.FOCUS14521.

PMID:
    25434380
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Stereotactic laser ablation of high-grade gliomas.
Hawasli AH, Kim AH, Dunn GP, Tran DD, Leuthardt EC
Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Dec; 37(6)E1. doi: 10.3171/2014.9.FOCUS14471.

PMID:
    25434378
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Laser ablation as treatment strategy for medically refractory dominant insular epilepsy: therapeutic and functional considerations.
Hawasli AH, Bandt SK, Hogan RE, Werner N, Leuthardt EC
Stereotact Funct Neurosurg. 2014; 92(6)397-404. doi: 10.1159/000366001.

PMID:
    25359500
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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