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T. S. Park, MD

Vice Chairman, Neurosurgery
Shi H. Huang Professor, Neurosurgery
Professor, Pediatrics
Professor, Anatomy and Neurobiology 


Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurosurgery
Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
Cerebral Palsy

Board Certifications

Neurological Surgery
Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. John's Mercy Hospital - Consulting Staff
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General pediatric neurosurgery, spastic cerebral palsy, selective dorsal rhizotomy for spastic cerebral palsy, craniosynostosis, Erb's palsy, brachial plexus palsy, brain tumor, neurofibromatosis, spina bifida, hydrocephalus, myelomenigocele, Chiari malformation, pediatric spine disorder. More information on St. Louis Children's Hospital and craniosynostosis

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Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: E
Floor: 4
Office Phone: (314) 454-2810
Fax: (314) 454-2818
Email: Also Available: (800) 416-9956

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto 1982
Fellowship: Neuropathology, Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 1979
Residency: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 1980
Medical Degree: Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul Korea 1971

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Anti-Inflammatory and Skin-Moisturizing Effects of a Flavonoid Glycoside Extracted from the Aquatic Plant <i>Nymphoides indica</i> in Human Keratinocytes.
Kim YA, Kim DH, Park CB, Park TS, Park BJ
Molecules. 2018 Sep 13; 23(9)pii: E2342. doi: 10.3390/molecules23092342.

PMID:
    30216992
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effects of exercise on myokine gene expression in horse skeletal muscles.
Lee HG, Choi JY, Park JW, Park TS, Song KD, Shin D, Cho BW
Asian-Australas J Anim Sci. 2018 Sep 13; doi: 10.5713/ajas.18.0375.

PMID:
    30208686
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Simultaneous Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy and Baclofen Pump Removal Improve Ambulation in Patients with Spastic Cerebral Palsy.
Park TS, Miller BA, Cho J
Cureus. 2018 Jun 12; 10(6)e2791. doi: 10.7759/cureus.2791.

PMID:
    30112267
    [PubMed]
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Natural curing agents as nitrite alternatives and their effects on the physicochemical, microbiological properties and sensory evaluation of sausages during storage.
Jin SK, Choi JS, Yang HS, Park TS, Yim DG
Meat Sci. 2018 Dec; 14634-40. doi: 10.1016/j.meatsci.2018.07.032.

PMID:
    30086439
    [PubMed - in process]
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Disruption of G<sub>0</sub>/G<sub>1</sub> switch gene 2 ( G0S2) reduced abdominal fat deposition and altered fatty acid composition in chicken.
Park TS, Park J, Lee JH, Park JW, Park BC
FASEB J. 2018 Aug 7; fj201800784R. doi: 10.1096/fj.201800784R.

PMID:
    30085885
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A RARE CAUSE OF ACUTE LIMB PAIN: DIABETIC MUSCLE INFARCTION.
Kim YJ, Lee KA, Park TS, Jin HY
Endocr Pract. 2018 Aug 7; doi: 10.4158/EP-2018-0343.

PMID:
    30084675
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Piperlongumine decreases cognitive impairment and improves hippocampal function in aged mice.
Go J, Park TS, Han GH, Park HY, Ryu YK, Kim YH, Hwang JH, Choi DH, Noh JR, Hwang DY, Kim S, Oh WK, Lee CH, Kim KS
Int J Mol Med. 2018 Oct; 42(4)1875-1884. doi: 10.3892/ijmm.2018.3782.

PMID:
    30066827
    [PubMed - in process]
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The efficacy of elongated axillary incision on extended latissimus dorsi flap for immediate breast reconstruction.
Park TS, Nam SB, Choi JY, Bae SH, Lee JW, Kim HY
Arch Plast Surg. 2018 Jul; 45(4)340-344. doi: 10.5999/aps.2017.01683.

PMID:
    30037194
    [PubMed]
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The Association of Extent of Axillary Surgery and Survival in Women with N2-3 Invasive Breast Cancer.
Park TS, Thomas SM, Rosenberger LH, Fayanju OM, Plichta JK, Blitzblau RC, Ong CT, Hyslop T, Hwang ES, Greenup RA
Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Oct; 25(10)3019-3029. doi: 10.1245/s10434-018-6587-2.

PMID:
    29978365
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chemical Reversion of Conventional Human Pluripotent Stem Cells to a Naïve-like State with Improved Multilineage Differentiation Potency.
Park TS, Zimmerlin L, Evans-Moses R, Zambidis ET
J Vis Exp. 2018 Jun 10; (136)doi: 10.3791/57921.

PMID:
    29939183
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Empagliflozin, a Selective Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitor, on Kidney and Peripheral Nerves in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats.
Lee KA, Jin HY, Lee NY, Kim YJ, Park TS
Diabetes Metab J. 2018 Aug; 42(4)338-342. doi: 10.4093/dmj.2017.0095.

PMID:
    29885108
    [PubMed]
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Muscle differentiation induced up-regulation of calcium-related gene expression in quail myoblasts.
Park JW, Lee JH, Kim SW, Han JS, Kang KS, Kim SJ, Park TS
Asian-Australas J Anim Sci. 2018 Sep; 31(9)1507-1515. doi: 10.5713/ajas.18.0302.

PMID:
    29879808
    [PubMed]
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Regulation of CD4<sup>+</sup>CD8<sup>-</sup>CD25<sup>+</sup> and CD4<sup>+</sup>CD8<sup>+</sup>CD25<sup>+</sup> T cells by gut microbiota in chicken.
Lee IK, Gu MJ, Ko KH, Bae S, Kim G, Jin GD, Kim EB, Kong YY, Park TS, Park BC, Jung HJ, Han SH, Yun CH
Sci Rep. 2018 Jun 5; 8(1)8627. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-26763-0.

PMID:
    29872084
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chronic low back pain: a mini-review on pharmacological management and pathophysiological insights from clinical and pre-clinical data.
Park TSW, Kuo A, Smith MT
Inflammopharmacology. 2018 May 12; doi: 10.1007/s10787-018-0493-x.

PMID:
    29754321
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Comparison of peripheral nerve protection between insulin-based glucose control and alpha lipoic acid (ALA) in the streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rat.
Lee KA, Lee NY, Park TS, Jin HY
Endocrine. 2018 May 7; doi: 10.1007/s12020-018-1613-5.

PMID:
    29736880
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Non-invasive measurement of cardiac output in children with repaired coarctation of the aorta using electrical cardiometry compared to transthoracic Doppler echocardiography.
Altamirano-Diaz L, Welisch E, Dempsey AA, Park TS, Grattan M, Norozi K
Physiol Meas. 2018 May 17; 39(5)055003. doi: 10.1088/1361-6579/aac02b.

PMID:
    29695645
    [PubMed - in process]
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Morphologic Comparison of Peripheral Nerves in Adipocyte Tissue from db/db Diabetic versus Normal Mice.
Lee KA, Lee NY, Park TS, Jin HY
Diabetes Metab J. 2018 Apr; 42(2)169-172. doi: 10.4093/dmj.2018.42.2.169.

PMID:
    29676547
    [PubMed]
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Non-invasive Dual-Channel Broadband Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy of Massive Hemorrhage and Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) in Swine.
Lam JH, O'Sullivan TD, Park TS, Choi JH, Warren RV, Chen WP, McLaren CE, Cancio LC, Batchinsky AI, Tromberg BJ
Mil Med. 2018 Mar 1; 183(suppl_1)150-156. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usx163.

PMID:
    29635570
    [PubMed - in process]
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Brain and eyes of Kerygmachela reveal protocerebral ancestry of the panarthropod head.
Park TS, Kihm JH, Woo J, Park C, Lee WY, Smith MP, Harper DAT, Young F, Nielsen AT, Vinther J
Nat Commun. 2018 Mar 9; 9(1)1019. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-03464-w.

PMID:
    29523785
    [PubMed - in process]
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Clinical Phenotype of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy and Relation to Symptom Patterns: Cluster and Factor Analysis in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes in Korea.
Won JC, Im YJ, Lee JH, Kim CH, Kwon HS, Cha BY, Park TS
J Diabetes Res. 2017; 20175751687. doi: 10.1155/2017/5751687.

PMID:
    29387729
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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