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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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Location(s)

Location(s)

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

Clinical outcomes of endovascular treatment for ruptured thoracic aortic disease.
Choi JH, Kim SP, Lee HC, Park TS, Park JH, Kim BW, Ahn J, Park JS, Lee HW, Oh JH, Choi JH, Cha KS, Hong TJ
Korean J Intern Med. 2020 Apr 10; doi: 10.3904/kjim.2019.080.

PMID:
    32264656
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Attachment distribution of pectoral muscle origins identified in dual-plane breast implant insertion.
Nam SB, Song KH, Seo JY, Choi JS, Park TS, Lee JW, Kim JH, Kim MW, Kim HY, Jung YJ, Kim C
Arch Plast Surg. 2020 Mar; 47(2)160-164. doi: 10.5999/aps.2019.00906.

PMID:
    32203993
    [PubMed]
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Volumetric change of the latissimus dorsi muscle after postoperative radiotherapy in immediate breast reconstruction with an extended latissimus dorsi musculocutaneous flap.
Park TS, Seo JY, Razzokov AS, Choi JS, Kim MW, Lee JW, Kim HY, Jung YJ, Choo KS, Song KH, Nam SB
Arch Plast Surg. 2020 Mar; 47(2)135-139. doi: 10.5999/aps.2019.01361.

PMID:
    32203990
    [PubMed]
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Vascular progenitors generated from tankyrase inhibitor-regulated naïve diabetic human iPSC potentiate efficient revascularization of ischemic retina.
Park TS, Zimmerlin L, Evans-Moses R, Thomas J, Huo JS, Kanherkar R, He A, Ruzgar N, Grebe R, Bhutto I, Barbato M, Koldobskiy MA, Lutty G, Zambidis ET
Nat Commun. 2020 Mar 5; 11(1)1195. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-14764-5.

PMID:
    32139672
    [PubMed - in process]
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Factors associated with syrinx size in pediatric patients treated for Chiari malformation type I and syringomyelia: a study from the Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research Consortium.
Hale AT, Adelson PD, Albert GW, Aldana PR, Alden TD, Anderson RCE, Bauer DF, Bonfield CM, Brockmeyer DL, Chern JJ, Couture DE, Daniels DJ, Durham SR, Ellenbogen RG, Eskandari R, George TM, Grant GA, Graupman PC, Greene S, Greenfield JP, Gross NL, Guillaume DJ, Heuer GG, Iantosca M, Iskandar BJ, Jackson EM, Johnston JM, Keating RF, Leonard JR, Maher CO, Mangano FT, McComb JG, Meehan T, Menezes AH, O'Neill B, Olavarria G, Park TS, Ragheb J, Selden NR, Shah MN, Smyth MD, Stone SSD, Strahle JM, Wait SD, Wellons JC, Whitehead WE, Shannon CN, Limbrick DD, Park-Reeves Syringomyelia Research Consortium Investigators.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2020 Mar 6; 1-11. doi: 10.3171/2020.1.PEDS19493.

PMID:
    32114543
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Prevalence and Impact of Underlying Diagnosis and Comorbidities on Chiari 1 Malformation.
Sadler B, Kuensting T, Strahle J, Park TS, Smyth M, Limbrick DD, Dobbs MB, Haller G, Gurnett CA
Pediatr Neurol. 2020 Jan 21; pii: S0887-8994(19)30995-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2019.12.005.

PMID:
    32113729
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Generation of myostatin-knockout chickens mediated by D10A-Cas9 nickase.
Kim GD, Lee JH, Song S, Kim SW, Han JS, Shin SP, Park BC, Park TS
FASEB J. 2020 Apr; 34(4)5688-5696. doi: 10.1096/fj.201903035R.

PMID:
    32100378
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Burden of male hardcore smokers and its characteristics among those eligible for lung cancer screening.
Park DW, Jang JY, Park TS, Lee H, Moon JY, Kim SH, Kim TH, Yoon HJ, Kang DR, Sohn JW
BMC Public Health. 2020 Jan 31; 20(1)151. doi: 10.1186/s12889-020-8266-z.

PMID:
    32005218
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Glucose-6-phosphate transporter mediates macrophage proliferation and functions by regulating glycolysis and mitochondrial respiration.
Jeon EH, Park TS, Jang Y, Hwang E, Kim SJ, Song KD, Weinstein DA, Lee YM, Park BC, Jun HS
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2020 Mar 26; 524(1)89-95. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2020.01.043.

PMID:
    31980167
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<i>Lactobacillus</i> and <i>Pediococcus</i> ameliorate progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease through modulation of the gut microbiome.
Lee NY, Yoon SJ, Han DH, Gupta H, Youn GS, Shin MJ, Ham YL, Kwak MJ, Kim BY, Yu JS, Lee DY, Park TS, Park SH, Kim BK, Joung HC, Choi IS, Hong JT, Kim DJ, Han SH, Suk KT
Gut Microbes. 2020 Jan 22; 1-18. doi: 10.1080/19490976.2020.1712984.

PMID:
    31965894
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Therapeutic issues with, and long-term outcomes of, pulmonary mycobacterial tuberculosis treatment in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases.
Park DW, Chung SJ, Yeo Y, Park TS, Lee H, Moon JY, Kim SH, Kim TH, Yoon HJ, Sohn JW
J Thorac Dis. 2019 Nov; 11(11)4573-4582. doi: 10.21037/jtd.2019.10.74.

PMID:
    31903246
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Uterine epithelial expression of the tumor necrosis factor superfamily: a strategy for immune privilege during pregnancy in a true epitheliochorial placentation species.
Yoo I, Kye YC, Han J, Kim M, Lee S, Jung W, Hong M, Park TS, Yun CH, Ka H
Biol Reprod. 2020 Apr 15; 102(4)828-842. doi: 10.1093/biolre/ioz233.

PMID:
    31901087
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The Degree of Hyperglycemia Excursion in Patients of Kidney Transplantation (KT) or Liver Transplantation (LT) Assessed by Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM): Pilot Study.
Jin HY, Lee KA, Kim YJ, Park TS, Lee S, Park SK, Hwang HP, Yang JD, Ahn SW, Yu HC
J Diabetes Res. 2019; 20191757182. doi: 10.1155/2019/1757182.

PMID:
    31886275
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In support of selective dorsal rhizotomy in cerebral palsy: the strength of clinical experience.
Park TS
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 May; 62(5)654-655. doi: 10.1111/dmcn.14406.

PMID:
    31784986
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Volumetric changes of the latissimus dorsi muscle after postoperative chemotherapy in cases of immediate breast reconstruction with an extended latissimus dorsi musculocutaneous flap and implant.
Lee JW, Seo JY, Jung YJ, Choo KS, Kim MW, Park TS, Bae YC, Nam SB, Kim HY
Gland Surg. 2019 Oct; 8(5)501-506. doi: 10.21037/gs.2019.09.01.

PMID:
    31741880
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γ-Linolenic Acid versus α-Lipoic Acid for Treating Painful Diabetic Neuropathy in Adults: A 12-Week, Double-Placebo, Randomized, Noninferiority Trial.
Won JC, Kwon HS, Moon SS, Chun SW, Kim CH, Park IB, Kim IJ, Lee J, Cha BY, Park TS
Diabetes Metab J. 2019 Nov 4; doi: 10.4093/dmj.2019.0099.

PMID:
    31701699
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Inhibition of Ceramide Accumulation in Podocytes by Myriocin Prevents Diabetic Nephropathy.
Woo CY, Baek JY, Kim AR, Hong CH, Yoon JE, Kim HS, Yoo HJ, Park TS, Kc R, Lee KU, Koh EH
Diabetes Metab J. 2019 Nov 4; doi: 10.4093/dmj.2019.0063.

PMID:
    31701696
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Addition of an N-Terminal Poly-Glutamate Fusion Tag Improves Solubility and Production of Recombinant TAT-Cre Recombinase in <i>Escherichia coli</i>.
Kim AH, Lee S, Jeon S, Kim GT, Lee EJ, Kim D, Kim Y, Park TS
J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2020 Jan 28; 30(1)109-117. doi: 10.4014/jmb.1909.09028.

PMID:
    31693834
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Inhibition of sphingosine 1-phosphate lyase activates human keratinocyte differentiation and attenuates psoriasis in mice.
Jeon S, Song J, Lee D, Kim GT, Park SH, Shin DY, Shin KO, Park K, Shim SM, Park TS
J Lipid Res. 2020 Jan; 61(1)20-32. doi: 10.1194/jlr.RA119000254.

PMID:
    31690639
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Functional Outcome of Adulthood Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy for Spastic Diplegia.
Park TS, Uhm SY, Walter DM, Meyer NL, Dobbs MB
Cureus. 2019 Jul 21; 11(7)e5184. doi: 10.7759/cureus.5184.

PMID:
    31565593
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