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Michael R. Chicoine, MD

August A. Busch, Jr. Professor of Neurological Surgery

Specialty Areas

Neuro Oncology
Gamma Knife
Neurovascular Disorders
Brain Tumors
Neurosurgery
Pituitary Tumors

Board Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General neurological surgery; cranial base surgery; cerebrovascular disease (AVM's, aneurysms, carotid disease); diagnosis and treatment of brain tumors including: meningiomas, gliomas, metastasis and pituitary tumors; Chiari malformations; and Gamma-knife radiosurgery, Pituitary Center

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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: Skull Base Neurosurgery, Good Samaritan Hospital & University of Cincinnati, Ohio 1998
Residency: Neurological Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, Missouri 1997
Medical Degree: University Of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 1990
B.S.: Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois 1985

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Visual field outcome reporting in neurosurgery: Lessons learned from a prospective, multicenter study of transsphenoidal pituitary surgery.
Mooney MA, Herro AM, Fintelmann RE, Mayberg MR, Barkhoudarian G, Gardner PA, Prevedello DM, Chicoine MR, Kelly DF, Chandler JP, Jahnke H, White WL, Little AS
World Neurosurg. 2018 Aug 22; pii: S1878-8750(18)31852-7. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.08.069.

PMID:
    30144606
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Stereotactic radiosurgery and immunotherapy in melanoma brain metastases: Patterns of care and treatment outcomes.
Gabani P, Fischer-Valuck BW, Johanns TM, Hernandez-Aya LF, Keller JW, Rich KM, Kim AH, Dunn GP, Robinson CG, Chicoine MR, Huang J, Abraham CD
Radiother Oncol. 2018 Aug; 128(2)266-273. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2018.06.017.

PMID:
    29960685
    [PubMed - in process]
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Internal dose escalation is associated with increased local control for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS).
Abraham C, Garsa A, Badiyan SN, Drzymala R, Yang D, DeWees T, Tsien C, Dowling JL, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Kim AH, Leuthardt EC, Robinson C
Adv Radiat Oncol. 2018 Apr-Jun; 3(2)146-153. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2017.11.003.

PMID:
    29904739
    [PubMed]
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In Reply: The in Vivo Antitumoral Effects of Lipopolysaccharide Against Glioblastoma are Mediated in Part by Toll-like Receptor 4.
Chicoine MR
Neurosurgery. 2018 Sep 1; 83(3)E130. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyy251.

PMID:
    29878246
    [PubMed - in process]
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Initial Experience Using Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging During a Trans-Sulcal Tubular Retractor Approach for the Resection of Deep-Seated Brain Tumors: A Case Series.
Akbari SHA, Sylvester PT, Kulwin C, Shah MV, Somasundaram A, Kamath AA, Beaumont TL, Rich KM, Chicoine MR
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2018 May 30; doi: 10.1093/ons/opy108.

PMID:
    29850853
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Progression of Low-Grade Glioma During Pregnancy With Subsequent Regression Postpartum Without Treatment-A Case Report.
Shah AS, Nicoletti LK, Kurtovic E, Tsien CI, Benzinger TLS, Chicoine MR
Neurosurgery. 2018 May 21; doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyy191.

PMID:
    29788426
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Low Subfrontal Dural Opening for Anterior Clinoid Meningioma.
Chicoine MR
J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2018 Apr; 79(Suppl 3)S273-S275. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1624586.

PMID:
    29588898
    [PubMed]
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Patterns of care and treatment outcomes of patients with Craniopharyngioma in the national cancer database.
Rao YJ, Hassanzadeh C, Fischer-Valuck B, Chicoine MR, Kim AH, Perkins SM, Huang J
J Neurooncol. 2017 Mar; 132(1)109-117. doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2342-3.

PMID:
    28012064
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endovascular management of internal carotid artery injuries secondary to endonasal surgery: case series and review of the literature.
Sylvester PT, Moran CJ, Derdeyn CP, Cross DT, Dacey RG, Zipfel GJ, Kim AH, Uppaluri R, Haughey BH, Tempelhoff R, Rich KM, Schneider J, Chole RA, Chicoine MR
J Neurosurg. 2016 Nov; 125(5)1256-1276.

PMID:
    26771847
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictors of 30-day readmission after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a case-control study.
Greenberg JK, Guniganti R, Arias EJ, Desai K, Washington CW, Yan Y, Weng H, Xiong C, Fondahn E, Cross DT, Moran CJ, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dhar R, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ
J Neurosurg. 2017 Jun; 126(6)1847-1854. doi: 10.3171/2016.5.JNS152644.

PMID:
    27494820
    [PubMed - in process]
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Meningiomas With Rhabdoid Features Lacking Other Histologic Features of Malignancy: A Study of 44 Cases and Review of the Literature.
Vaubel RA, Chen SG, Raleigh DR, Link MJ, Chicoine MR, Barani I, Jenkins SM, Aleff PA, Rodriguez FJ, Burger PC, Dahiya S, Perry A, Giannini C
J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2016 Jan; 75(1)44-52. doi: 10.1093/jnen/nlv006.

PMID:
    26705409
    [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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Aerobic Glycolysis as a Marker of Tumor Aggressiveness: Preliminary Data in High Grade Human Brain Tumors.
Vlassenko AG, McConathy J, Couture LE, Su Y, Massoumzadeh P, Leeds HS, Chicoine MR, Tran DD, Huang J, Dahiya S, Marcus DS, Fouke SJ, Rich KM, Raichle ME, Benzinger TL
Dis Markers. 2015; 2015874904. doi: 10.1155/2015/874904.

PMID:
    26424903
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Utility of Screening for Cerebral Vasospasm Using Digital Subtraction Angiography.
Arias EJ, Vajapey S, Reynolds MR, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Dacey RG Jr, Dorward IG, Derdeyn CP, Moran CJ, Cross DT 3rd, Zipfel GJ, Dhar R
Stroke. 2015 Nov; 46(11)3137-41. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.010081.

PMID:
    26405204
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lower Trapezius Flap for Reconstruction of Posterior Scalp and Neck Defects after Complex Occipital-Cervical Surgeries.
Zenga J, Sharon JD, Santiago P, Nussenbaum B, Haughey BH, Fox IK, Myckatyn TM, Diaz JA, Chicoine MR
J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2015 Sep; 76(5)397-408. doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1544123.

PMID:
    26401483
    [PubMed]
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A Phase I proof-of-concept and safety trial of sildenafil to treat cerebral vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Washington CW, Derdeyn CP, Dhar R, Arias EJ, Chicoine MR, Cross DT, Dacey RG Jr, Han BH, Moran CJ, Rich KM, Vellimana AK, Zipfel GJ
J Neurosurg. 2016 Feb; 124(2)318-27. doi: 10.3171/2015.2.JNS142752.

PMID:
    26314998
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Juvenile xanthogranuloma of supra-sellar region: a rare presentation.
Stepan KO, Sharma A, Chicoine MR, Uppaluri R, Dahiya S
Clin Neuropathol. 2015 Nov-Dec; 34(6)368-70. doi: 10.5414/NP300854.

PMID:
    26308252
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute rupture of a feeding artery aneurysm after embolization of a brain arteriovenous malformation.
Reynolds MR, Arias EJ, Chatterjee AR, Chicoine MR, Cross DT 3rd
Interv Neuroradiol. 2015 Oct; 21(5)613-9. doi: 10.1177/1591019915591740.

PMID:
    26126431
    [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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