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Neringa Juknis, MD

Associate Professor, Neurology

Specialty Areas

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Injury
Neurological Rehabilitation
Stroke Rehabilitation
Electromyography
Spasticity Management

Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Spinal cord injury, pain assessment, neuropathic pain, spasticity, rehabilitation medicine, functional electrical stimulation, ambulation in spinal cord patients, electrodiagnosis.

  • 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: 314-362-4503
Fax: 314-362-4566

Education

Education

Fellowship: Spinal Cord Injury, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2004
Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2003
Internship: Neurology, Kaunas Medical Institute, Kaunas, Lithuania 1990
Medical Degree: Kaunas Medical Institute, Kaunas, Lithuania 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Readmission after spinal cord injury: analysis of an institutional cohort of 795 patients.
Yarbrough CK, Gamble PG, Janjua MB, Tang M, Ghenbot R, Zhang AJ, Juknis N, Hawasli AH, Kelly M, Ray WZ
J Neurosurg Sci. 2016 May 6;

PMID:
    27152452
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Nerve Transfers to Restore Upper Extremity Function in Cervical Spinal Cord Injury: Update and Preliminary Outcomes.
Fox IK, Davidge KM, Novak CB, Hoben G, Kahn LC, Juknis N, Ruvinskaya R, Mackinnon SE
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4)780-92. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001641.

PMID:
    26397252
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of peripheral nerve transfers in tetraplegia: evaluation of feasibility and morbidity.
Fox IK, Davidge KM, Novak CB, Hoben G, Kahn LC, Juknis N, Ruvinskaya R, Mackinnon SE
Hand (N Y). 2015 Mar; 10(1)60-7. doi: 10.1007/s11552-014-9677-z.

PMID:
    25767422
    [PubMed]
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The changing landscape of spinal cord injury.
Juknis N, Cooper JM, Volshteyn O
Handb Clin Neurol. 2012; 109149-66. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-52137-8.00009-7.

PMID:
    23098711
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Safety and efficacy of oral Fampridine-SR in subjects with moderate to severe spasticity resulting from chronic, incomplete spinal cord injury. Safety, tolerability and activity of oral Fampridine-SR in subjects with chronic, incomplete spinal cord injury.