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Keith M. Rich, MD

Professor, Neurological Surgery, Neurobiology
and Radiology
Medical Director, St. Louis Gamma Knife Center

Specialty Areas

Neurological Surgery
Neuro Oncology
Gamma Knife
Neurovascular Disorders
Brain Tumors

Board Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Areas of Clinical Interest

Neurovascular disorders, stereotactic radiosurgery, stereotactic surgery - Gamma Knife, cerebrovascular surgery including stroke, brain tumors, neuro-oncology, Vagus Nerve Stimulation implantation, trigeminal neuralgia, Pituitary Center

  • 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

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1984
Chief Residency: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1982
Residency: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1981
Medical Degree: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 1977
B.A.: Taylor University, Upland, Indiana 1974

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

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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Radiation therapy dose escalation for glioblastoma multiforme in the era of temozolomide.
Badiyan SN, Markovina S, Simpson JR, Robinson CG, DeWees T, Tran DD, Linette G, Jalalizadeh R, Dacey R, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Zipfel GJ, Kim AH, Huang J
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Nov 15; 90(4)877-85. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.07.014.

PMID:
    25257812
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictors of individual tumor local control after stereotactic radiosurgery for non-small cell lung cancer brain metastases.
Garsa AA, Badiyan SN, DeWees T, Simpson JR, Huang J, Drzymala RE, Barani IJ, Dowling JL, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Kim AH, Leuthardt EC, Robinson CG
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Oct 1; 90(2)407-13. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2014.05.047.

PMID:
    25084610
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management of atypical cranial meningiomas, part 2: predictors of progression and the role of adjuvant radiation after subtotal resection.
Sun SQ, Cai C, Murphy RK, DeWees T, Dacey RG, Grubb RL, Rich KM, Zipfel GJ, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Leonard JR, Evans J, Simpson JR, Robinson CG, Perrin RJ, Huang J, Chicoine MR, Kim AH
Neurosurgery. 2014 Oct; 75(4)356-63; discussion 363. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000462.

PMID:
    24932708
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management of atypical cranial meningiomas, part 1: predictors of recurrence and the role of adjuvant radiation after gross total resection.
Sun SQ, Kim AH, Cai C, Murphy RK, DeWees T, Sylvester P, Dacey RG, Grubb RL, Rich KM, Zipfel GJ, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Leonard JR, Evans J, Simpson JR, Robinson CG, Perrin RJ, Huang J, Chicoine MR
Neurosurgery. 2014 Oct; 75(4)347-54; discussion 354-5; quiz 355. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000461.

PMID:
    24932707
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A retrospective analysis of survival and prognostic factors after stereotactic radiosurgery for aggressive meningiomas.
Ferraro DJ, Funk RK, Blackett JW, Ju MR, DeWees TA, Chicoine MR, Dowling JL, Rich KM, Drzymala RE, Zoberi I, Simpson JR, Jaboin JJ
Radiat Oncol. 2014 Jan 27; 938. doi: 10.1186/1748-717X-9-38.

PMID:
    24467972
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator therapy is an independent risk factor for symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage after carotid endarterectomy.
Vellimana AK, Yarbrough CK, Blackburn S, Strom RG, Pilgram TK, Lee JM, Grubb RL Jr, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
Neurosurgery. 2014 Mar; 74(3)254-61. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000261.

PMID:
    24335814
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Codeletions at 1p and 19q predict a lower risk of pseudoprogression in oligodendrogliomas and mixed oligoastrocytomas.
Lin AL, Liu J, Evans J, Leuthardt EC, Rich KM, Dacey RG, Dowling JL, Kim AH, Zipfel GJ, Grubb RL, Huang J, Robinson CG, Simpson JR, Linette GP, Chicoine MR, Tran DD
Neuro Oncol. 2014 Jan; 16(1)123-30. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/not142.

PMID:
    24285548
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pattern not volume of bleeding predicts angiographic vasospasm in nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Raya A, Zipfel GJ, Diringer MN, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dhar R
Stroke. 2014 Jan; 45(1)265-7. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.002629.

PMID:
    24193803
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The comprehensive neuro-oncology data repository (CONDR): a research infrastructure to develop and validate imaging biomarkers.
Fouke SJ, Benzinger TL, Milchenko M, LaMontagne P, Shimony JS, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Kim AH, Leuthardt EC, Keogh B, Marcus DS
Neurosurgery. 2014 Jan; 74(1)88-98. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000201.

PMID:
    24089052
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of time of day on outcomes after stereotactic radiosurgery for non-small cell lung cancer brain metastases.
Badiyan SN, Ferraro DJ, Yaddanapudi S, Drzymala RE, Lee AY, Silver SA, Dyk P, DeWees T, Simpson JR, Rich KM, Robinson CG
Cancer. 2013 Oct 1; 119(19)3563-9. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28237.

PMID:
    23839874
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Survival following gamma knife radiosurgery for brain metastasis from breast cancer.
Jaboin JJ, Ferraro DJ, DeWees TA, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dowling JL, Mansur DB, Drzymala RE, Simpson JR, Magnuson WJ, Patel AH, Zoberi I
Radiat Oncol. 2013 May 29; 8131. doi: 10.1186/1748-717X-8-131.

PMID:
    23718256
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Biopsy of the superficial cortex: predictors of effectiveness and outcomes.
Hawasli AH, Buckley RT, Gao F, Limbrick DD, Smyth MD, Leonard JR, Santiago P, Stewart TJ, Park TS, Grubb RL, Dowling JL, Leuthardt EC, Rich KM, Zipfel GJ, Dacey RG, Chicoine MR
Neurosurgery. 2013 Aug; 73(2)224-31; discussion 231-2; quiz 232. doi: 10.1227/01.neu.0000430310.63702.3e.

PMID:
    23632761
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Size and anatomic location of ruptured intracranial aneurysms in patients with single and multiple aneurysms: a retrospective study from a single center.
Jagadeesan BD, Delgado Almandoz JE, Kadkhodayan Y, Derdeyn CP, Cross DT 3rd, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Zipfel GJ, Dacey RG, Moran CJ
J Neurointerv Surg. 2014 Apr 1; 6(3)169-74. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2012-010623.

PMID:
    23539144
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Neoadjuvant treatment of a solitary melanoma brain metastasis with vemurafenib.
Kolar GR, Miller-Thomas MM, Schmidt RE, Simpson JR, Rich KM, Linette GP
J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jan 20; 31(3)e40-3. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2012.43.7061.

PMID:
    23233711
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Comparing indocyanine green videoangiography to the gold standard of intraoperative digital subtraction angiography used in aneurysm surgery.
Washington CW, Zipfel GJ, Chicoine MR, Derdeyn CP, Rich KM, Moran CJ, Cross DT, Dacey RG Jr
J Neurosurg. 2013 Feb; 118(2)420-7. doi: 10.3171/2012.10.JNS11818.

PMID:
    23157184
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Symptomatic patients with intraluminal carotid artery thrombus: outcome with a strategy of initial anticoagulation.
Vellimana AK, Kadkhodayan Y, Rich KM, Cross DT 3rd, Moran CJ, Zazulia AR, Lee JM, Chicoine MR, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
J Neurosurg. 2013 Jan; 118(1)34-41. doi: 10.3171/2012.9.JNS12406.

PMID:
    23061393
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Borden-Shucart Type I dural arteriovenous fistulas: clinical course including risk of conversion to higher-grade fistulas.
Shah MN, Botros JA, Pilgram TK, Moran CJ, Cross DT 3rd, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
J Neurosurg. 2012 Sep; 117(3)539-45. doi: 10.3171/2012.5.JNS111257.

PMID:
    22725983
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Diagnostic yield of computed tomography angiography and magnetic resonance angiography in patients with catheter angiography-negative subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Delgado Almandoz JE, Jagadeesan BD, Refai D, Moran CJ, Cross DT 3rd, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Diringer MN, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
J Neurosurg. 2012 Aug; 117(2)309-15. doi: 10.3171/2012.4.JNS112306.

PMID:
    22680242
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Diagnostic yield of repeat catheter angiography in patients with catheter and computed tomography angiography negative subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Delgado Almandoz JE, Jagadeesan BD, Refai D, Moran CJ, Cross DT 3rd, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Diringer MN, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
Neurosurgery. 2012 May; 70(5)1135-42. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e318242575e.

PMID:
    22105208
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