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Keiko Hirose, MD

Associate Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Division Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Otolaryngology
Hearing Loss
Cochlear Implants - Pediatric
Ear, Nose and Throat
Cleft Lip and Palate
Craniofacial Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric hearing loss, cochlear implantation, chronic ear surgery, cholesteatoma, conductive hearing loss, aural atresia, BAHA, ear infections, speech disorders, velopharyngeal insufficiency, cleft palate, craniofacial disorders

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: Third Floor
Office Phone: 314-454-6162
Fax: 314-454-2174

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children's Hospital of Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 2000
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 1999
Medical Degree: Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 1993
B.A.: Columbia College, Columbia University, New York 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Methodological Issues in Conducting Pilot Trials in Chronic Pain as Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Studies.
Tominaga Y, Koga H, Uchida N, Wanibe M, Hirose K, Matsumura T, Okamoto A, Richarz U, Etropolski M
Drug Res (Stuttg). 2016 May 25;

PMID:
    27224908
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A case report of bacteremia manifesting as an overwhelming postsplenectomy infection due to Streptococcus pneumoniae post vaccination.
Hirose K, Okabe H, Yoshizumi T, Uchiyama H, Ikegami T, Harimoto N, Itoh S, Kimura K, Baba H, Maehara Y
Surg Case Rep. 2016 Dec; 2(1)48. doi: 10.1186/s40792-016-0173-2.

PMID:
    27221131
    [PubMed]
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Re-irradiation using proton beam therapy combined with weekly intra-arterial chemotherapy for recurrent oral cancer.
Hayashi Y, Nakamura T, Mitsudo K, Kimura K, Yamaguchi H, Ono T, Azami Y, Takayama K, Hirose K, Yabuuchi T, Suzuki M, Hatayama Y, Kikuchi Y, Wada H, Fuwa N, Hareyama M, Tohnai I
Asia Pac J Clin Oncol. 2016 May 25; doi: 10.1111/ajco.12502.

PMID:
    27220486
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Surgical approaches to chronic pancreatitis: indications and imaging findings.
Hafezi-Nejad N, Singh VK, Johnson SI, Makary MA, Hirose K, Fishman EK, Zaheer A
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 May 20;

PMID:
    27207476
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Contemporary Evaluation of the Cause of Death and Long-Term Quality of Life After Total Pancreatectomy.
Wu W, Dodson R, Makary MA, Weiss MJ, Hirose K, Cameron JL, Ahuja N, Pawlik TM, Wolfgang CL, He J
World J Surg. 2016 May 13;

PMID:
    27177647
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Photooxygenation of alkanes by dioxygen with p-benzoquinone derivatives with high quantum yields.
Ohkubo K, Hirose K, Fukuzumi S
Photochem Photobiol Sci. 2016 May 12;

PMID:
    27171852
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Clinicopathological characteristics of cancer associated with Crohn's disease.
Sasaki H, Ikeuchi H, Bando T, Hirose K, Hirata A, Chohno T, Horio Y, Tomita N, Hirota S, Ide Y, Tsuchida Y, Uchino M
Surg Today. 2016 Apr 19;

PMID:
    27094049
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The clinical results of proton beam therapy in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a single center experience.
Ono T, Hareyama M, Nakamura T, Kimura K, Hayashi Y, Azami Y, Hirose K, Hatayama Y, Suzuki M, Wada H, Kikuchi Y, Nemoto K
Radiat Oncol. 2016 Apr 18; 11(1)56. doi: 10.1186/s13014-016-0637-3.

PMID:
    27090216
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant accident: Atmospheric and oceanic impacts over the five years.
Hirose K
J Environ Radioact. 2016 Jun; 157113-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvrad.2016.01.011.

PMID:
    27032342
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of new fusion proteins for visualizing amyloid-β oligomers in vivo.
Ochiishi T, Doi M, Yamasaki K, Hirose K, Kitamura A, Urabe T, Hattori N, Kinjo M, Ebihara T, Shimura H
Sci Rep. 2016 Mar 16; 622712. doi: 10.1038/srep22712.

PMID:
    26982553
    [PubMed - in process]
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Preparation and Evaluation of Stomatitis Film Using Xyloglucan Containing Loperamide.
Kawano Y, Sasatsu M, Mizutani A, Hirose K, Hanawa T, Onishi H
Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2016 Mar 10;

PMID:
    26960400
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Cofilin-induced cooperative conformational changes of actin subunits revealed using cofilin-actin fusion protein.
Umeki N, Hirose K, Uyeda TQ
Sci Rep. 2016 Feb 4; 620406. doi: 10.1038/srep20406.

PMID:
    26842224
    [PubMed - in process]
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Plutonium, <sup>137</sup>Cs and uranium isotopes in Mongolian surface soils.
Hirose K, Kikawada Y, Igarashi Y, Fujiwara H, Jugder D, Matsumoto Y, Oi T, Nomura M
J Environ Radioact. 2016 Jan 29; pii: S0265-931X(16)30007-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvrad.2016.01.007.

PMID:
    26830016
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Prognostic impact of average iodine density assessed by dual-energy spectral imaging for predicting lung tumor recurrence after stereotactic body radiotherapy.
Aoki M, Hirose K, Sato M, Akimoto H, Kawaguchi H, Hatayama Y, Fujioka I, Tanaka M, Ono S, Takai Y
J Radiat Res. 2016 Jan 28; pii: rrv100.

PMID:
    26826198
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Predictors of Post-Operative Pain Relief in Patients with Chronic Pancreatitis Undergoing the Frey or Whipple Procedure.
Sinha A, Patel YA, Cruise M, Matsukuma K, Zaheer A, Afghani E, Yadav D, Makary MA, Hirose K, Andersen DK, Singh VK
J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Apr; 20(4)734-40. doi: 10.1007/s11605-016-3081-7.

PMID:
    26813017
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical outcome of stereotactic body radiotherapy for primary and oligometastatic lung tumors: a single institutional study with almost uniform dose with different five treatment schedules.
Aoki M, Hatayama Y, Kawaguchi H, Hirose K, Sato M, Akimoto H, Fujioka I, Ono S, Tsushima E, Takai Y
Radiat Oncol. 2016 Jan 20; 115. doi: 10.1186/s13014-016-0581-2.

PMID:
    26791943
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of High-Dose Proton Beam Therapy for Peripheral Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.
Hatayama Y, Nakamura T, Suzuki M, Azami Y, Ono T, Yabuuchi T, Hayashi Y, Kimura K, Hirose K, Wada H, Hareyama M, Kikuchi Y, Takai Y
Clin Lung Cancer. 2015 Nov 30; pii: S1525-7304(15)00277-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cllc.2015.11.013.

PMID:
    26725851
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Spatial and temporal distributions of (134)Cs and (137)Cs derived from the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident in the North Pacific Ocean by using optimal interpolation analysis.
Inomata Y, Aoyama M, Tsubono T, Tsumune D, Hirose K
Environ Sci Process Impacts. 2016 Jan; 18(1)126-36. doi: 10.1039/c5em00324e.

PMID:
    26662211
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Retrograde Jejunojejunal Intussusception After Gastrectomy: Report of Four Cases.
Yoshiya S, Nakanoko T, Koga T, Inokuchi S, Hirose K, Hirayama Y, Taketani K, Yoshida R, Minagawa R, Kai M, Kajiyama K, Maehara Y
Anticancer Res. 2015 Dec; 35(12)6829-32.

PMID:
    26637903
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Carbon-depleted outer core revealed by sound velocity measurements of liquid iron-carbon alloy.
Nakajima Y, Imada S, Hirose K, Komabayashi T, Ozawa H, Tateno S, Tsutsui S, Kuwayama Y, Baron AQ
Nat Commun. 2015 Nov 24; 68942. doi: 10.1038/ncomms9942.

PMID:
    26596912
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Areas of Research Interest

Cochlear inflammation and mononuclear phagocytes in repair of the damaged cochlea.