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Luigi Maccotta, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Adult Epilepsy Center

Specialty Areas

Epilepsy
Neurology - Adult

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Epilepsy, intractable epilepsy, epilepsy surgical evaluations, seizures, medical treatment of epileptic seizures, memory, object recognition, language, fMRI, EEG, high-frequency oscillations

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  • 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) 362-7845
Fax: (314) 362-0296

Education

Education

B.S.: Physics and Mathematics, St. Peter's College, Jersey City, New Jersey 1994
: Pre-Health Program, College of General Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1997
Ph.D.: Neuroscience, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2005
Residency: Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 2008
Chief Resident: Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 2009
Fellowship: Epilepsy, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2010

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

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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In response: From the CA1 subfield, and beyond!
Maccotta L, Moseley ED, Benzinger TL, Hogan RE
Epilepsia. 2015 Sep; 56(9)1471-2. doi: 10.1111/epi.13079.

PMID:
    26340700
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A case study of voltage-gated potassium channel antibody-related limbic encephalitis with PET/MRI findings.
Day BK, Eisenman L, Black J, Maccotta L, Hogan RE
Epilepsy Behav Case Rep. 2015; 423-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2015.02.002.

PMID:
    26106579
    [PubMed]
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Beyond the CA1 subfield: Local hippocampal shape changes in MRI-negative temporal lobe epilepsy.
Maccotta L, Moseley ED, Benzinger TL, Hogan RE
Epilepsia. 2015 May; 56(5)780-8. doi: 10.1111/epi.12955.

PMID:
    25809286
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hippocampal surface deformation accuracy in T1-weighted volumetric MRI sequences in subjects with epilepsy.
Hogan RE, Moseley ED, Maccotta L
J Neuroimaging. 2015 May-Jun; 25(3)452-9. doi: 10.1111/jon.12135.

PMID:
    24942549
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impaired and facilitated functional networks in temporal lobe epilepsy.
Maccotta L, He BJ, Snyder AZ, Eisenman LN, Benzinger TL, Ances BM, Corbetta M, Hogan RE
Neuroimage Clin. 2013; 2862-72. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2013.06.011.

PMID:
    24073391
    [PubMed]
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Can structural or functional changes following traumatic brain injury in the rat predict epileptic outcome?
Shultz SR, Cardamone L, Liu YR, Hogan RE, Maccotta L, Wright DK, Zheng P, Koe A, Gregoire MC, Williams JP, Hicks RJ, Jones NC, Myers DE, O'Brien TJ, Bouilleret V
Epilepsia. 2013 Jul; 54(7)1240-50. doi: 10.1111/epi.12223.

PMID:
    23718645
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epilepsy: Should valproate be avoided during childbearing years?
Maccotta L, Sullivan JE
Nat Rev Neurol. 2009 Aug; 5(8)414-5. doi: 10.1038/nrneurol.2009.92.

PMID:
    19657344
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for the treatment of childhood cerebral X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy.
Maccotta L, Sherr EH
Nat Clin Pract Neurol. 2008 Mar; 4(3)130-1. doi: 10.1038/ncpneuro0729.

PMID:
    18212787
    [PubMed]
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Changing frontal contributions to memory before and after medial temporal lobectomy.
Maccotta L, Buckner RL, Gilliam FG, Ojemann JG
Cereb Cortex. 2007 Feb; 17(2)443-56.

PMID:
    16547345
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluating functional MRI procedures for assessing hemispheric language dominance in neurosurgical patients.
Baciu MV, Watson JM, Maccotta L, McDermott KB, Buckner RL, Gilliam FG, Ojemann JG
Neuroradiology. 2005 Nov; 47(11)835-44.

PMID:
    16142480
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evidence for neural effects of repetition that directly correlate with behavioral priming.
Maccotta L, Buckner RL
J Cogn Neurosci. 2004 Nov; 16(9)1625-32.

PMID:
    15601524
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hemodynamic responses in visual, motor, and somatosensory cortices in schizophrenia.
Barch DM, Mathews JR, Buckner RL, Maccotta L, Csernansky JG, Snyder AZ
Neuroimage. 2003 Nov; 20(3)1884-93.

PMID:
    14642498
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rapid self-paced event-related functional MRI: feasibility and implications of stimulus- versus response-locked timing.
Maccotta L, Zacks JM, Buckner RL
Neuroimage. 2001 Nov; 14(5)1105-21.

PMID:
    11697942
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neural correlates of verbal memory encoding during semantic and structural processing tasks.
Baker JT, Sanders AL, Maccotta L, Buckner RL
Neuroreport. 2001 May 8; 12(6)1251-6.

PMID:
    11338201
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Characterizing the hemodynamic response: effects of presentation rate, sampling procedure, and the possibility of ordering brain activity based on relative timing.
Miezin FM, Maccotta L, Ollinger JM, Petersen SE, Buckner RL
Neuroimage. 2000 Jun; 11(6 Pt 1)735-59.

PMID:
    10860799
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Functional MRI lateralization of memory in temporal lobe epilepsy.
Detre JA, Maccotta L, King D, Alsop DC, Glosser G, D'Esposito M, Zarahn E, Aguirre GK, French JA
Neurology. 1998 Apr; 50(4)926-32.

PMID:
    9566374
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Noninvasive MRI evaluation of cerebral blood flow in cerebrovascular disease.
Detre JA, Alsop DC, Vives LR, Maccotta L, Teener JW, Raps EC
Neurology. 1998 Mar; 50(3)633-41.

PMID:
    9521248
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The efficiency of adiabatic inversion for perfusion imaging by arterial spin labeling.
Maccotta L, Detre JA, Alsop DC
NMR Biomed. 1997 Jun-Aug; 10(4-5)216-21.

PMID:
    9430351
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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