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James B. Shepherd III, MD

Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Areas

Ophthalmology
Strabismus - Adult

Board Certifications

Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

VA Medical Center - St. Louis
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Diseases of the ocular motor system, adult strabismus

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  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Eye Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 12
Office Phone: 314-362-3937
Fax: 314-362-3725

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neuro-Ophthalmology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Residency: Ophthalmology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Internship: Pediatric and Adult Neurology, Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York
Medical Degree: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 1997
B.A.: Political Science, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts 1992

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Risk factors for poor visual outcome in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
Wall M, Falardeau J, Fletcher WA, Granadier RJ, Lam BL, Longmuir RA, Patel AD, Bruce BB, He H, McDermott MP, NORDIC Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Study Group.
Neurology. 2015 Sep 1; 85(9)799-805. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000001896.

PMID:
    26245929
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neuroimaging in patients referred to a neuro-ophthalmology service: the rates of appropriateness and concordance in interpretation.
McClelland C, Van Stavern GP, Shepherd JB, Gordon M, Huecker J
Ophthalmology. 2012 Aug; 119(8)1701-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2012.01.044.

PMID:
    22484117
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute and bilateral blindness due to optic neuropathy associated with copper deficiency.
Naismith RT, Shepherd JB, Weihl CC, Tutlam NT, Cross AH
Arch Neurol. 2009 Aug; 66(8)1025-7. doi: 10.1001/archneurol.2009.70.

PMID:
    19667226
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Optical coherence tomography is less sensitive than visual evoked potentials in optic neuritis.
Naismith RT, Tutlam NT, Xu J, Shepherd JB, Klawiter EC, Song SK, Cross AH
Neurology. 2009 Jul 7; 73(1)46-52. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3181aaea32.

PMID:
    19564583
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Charles Bonnet syndrome: a review.
Schadlu AP, Schadlu R, Shepherd JB 3rd
Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2009 May; 20(3)219-22. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0b013e328329b643.

PMID:
    19349864
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Combination photodynamic therapy and juxtascleral triamcinolone acetonide for the treatment of a peripapillary choroidal neovascular membrane associated with papilloedema.
Tewari A, Shah GK, Dhalla MS, Shepherd JB
Br J Ophthalmol. 2006 Oct; 90(10)1323-4.

PMID:
    16980646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vision loss in one eye.
Knopf HL, Carter K, Shepherd JB, Vemulakonda GA
Compr Ophthalmol Update. 2006 Mar-Apr; 7(2)95-6.

PMID:
    16709347
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bilateral choroiditis from Prototheca wickerhamii algaemia.
Hariprasad SM, Prasad A, Smith M, Shah GK, Grand MG, Shepherd JB, Wickens J, Apte RS, Liao RS, Van Gelder R
Arch Ophthalmol. 2005 Aug; 123(8)1138-41.

PMID:
    16087852
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Level of functioning and recidivism risk among adolescent offenders.
Shepherd JB, Green KR, Omobien EO
Adolescence. 2005 Spring; 40(157)23-32.

PMID:
    15861615
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ocular vasculitis.
Shepherd JB 3rd
Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2003 Apr; 5(2)100-6.

PMID:
    12628040
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Advantages and disadvantages of collaborative research: a university and behavioral health care provider's experience.
Jones SL, Myers SL, Biordi DL, Shepherd JB
Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 1998 Oct; 12(5)241-6.

PMID:
    9793210
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ambiguity of Monogamy as a Safer-sex Goal Among Single, Pregnant, Inner-city Women: Monogamy by Whose Definition?
Britton PJ, Levine OH, Jackson AP, Hobfoll SE, Shepherd JB, Lavin JP
J Health Psychol. 1998 Apr; 3(2)227-32. doi: 10.1177/135910539800300206.

PMID:
    22021361
    [PubMed]
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Reducing inner-city women's AIDS risk activities: a study of single, pregnant women.
Hobfoll SE, Jackson AP, Lavin J, Britton PJ, Shepherd JB
Health Psychol. 1994 Sep; 13(5)397-403.

PMID:
    7805634
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Safer sex knowledge, behavior, and attitudes of inner-city women.
Hobfoll SE, Jackson AP, Lavin J, Britton PJ, Shepherd JB
Health Psychol. 1993 Nov; 12(6)481-8.

PMID:
    8293732
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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MMPI taxonomies of child sexual and nonsexual offenders: a cross-validation and extension.
Hall GC, Shepherd JB, Mudrak P
J Pers Assess. 1992 Feb; 58(1)127-37.

PMID:
    1545337
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Three methods of developing MMPI taxonomies of sexual offenders.
Hall GC, Graham JR, Shepherd JB
J Pers Assess. 1991 Feb; 56(1)2-13.

PMID:
    2002439
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Deformation studies on soufriere, st. Vincent, between 1977 and 1981.
Fiske RS, Shepherd JB
Science. 1982 Jun 4; 216(4550)1125-6.

PMID:
    17808499
    [PubMed]
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Assay, purification, properties and mechanism of action of gamma-glutamylcysteine synthetase from the liver of the rat and Xenopus laevis.
Davis JS, Balinsky JB, Harington JS, Shepherd JB
Biochem J. 1973 Aug; 133(4)667-78.

PMID:
    4748828
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Eruption of soufriere volcano on st. Vincent island, 1971-1972.
Aspinall WP, Sigurdsson H, Shepherd JB
Science. 1973 Jul 13; 181(4095)117-24.

PMID:
    17746610
    [PubMed]
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The influence of parotin on serum calcium in rabbits.
Lazarus JH, Shepherd JB
Arch Oral Biol. 1969 Jan; 14(1)87-90.

PMID:
    5250264
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Surgical management of adult strabismus and nystagmus