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Amjad Horani, MD

Amjad Horani, MD

Div Of Allergy/Immun/Pulm Med
35
2014
2014
Pediatrics
Pulmonology-Pediatric
St. Louis Children's Hospital

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For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

 

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Education

Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Residency: Hadassah University Hospital Jerusalem Israel
Internship: Hadassah University Hospital Jerusalem Israel
Medical School: The Hebrew University Jerusalem Israel

Health Plans Accepted

Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access (HMO/POS
Aetna PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access PPO
BCBS of IL HMO
BCBS of IL PPO
Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
Best Doctors Inc
Cigna Open Access HMO/POS
Cigna PPO
Community Care Network PPO
Coventry Advantra HMO/POS-Medicare
Coventry ASO
Coventry Gold Advantage - Medicare
Coventry HMO/POS
Coventry/Coventry One PPO
Essence Advantage & Advantage Plus
First Health
Great-West HMO/POS
Great-West Open Access
Great-West PPO
Health Alliance HMO & PPO
HealthCare USA MC+
Healthlink Open Access/HMO/POS
Healthlink PPO
HFN Inc. PPO
Home State-MC+
Humana Choice PPO - Medicare
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
Illinois Public Aid/Health Connect
Medicaid MO/ Missouri HealthNet
Medicare
Mercy Health Plan HMO/POS
Mercy Health Plan PPO
MO Medicaid Secondary to Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
Primrose Tertiary/Quarternary
Private Health Care Systems PPO
Tricare/Triwest Prime HMO/POS
Tricare/Triwest Standard/ Extra PPO
UHC/AARP MCARE Complete Choice PPO
UHC/AARP MCARE Complete HMO
UHC/AARP MCARE CompleteEssen. HMO
UHC/AARP MCARE Dual Complete
Union Pacific RR Emp. Health System
United Healthcare Choice/Choice+
United Healthcare PPO/ Options
United Healthcare Select/Select+POS
USA Managed Care Org
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Worker's Compensation

Picking up speed: advances in the genetics of primary ciliary dyskinesia.

Horani A, Brody SL, Ferkol TW.

Pediatr Res. 2014 Jan;75(1-2):158-64. doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.200. Epub 2013 Nov 5.

PMID:
24192704
[PubMed - in process]

CCDC65 mutation causes primary ciliary dyskinesia with normal ultrastructure and hyperkinetic cilia.

Horani A, Brody SL, Ferkol TW, Shoseyov D, Wasserman MG, Ta-shma A, Wilson KS, Bayly PV, Amirav I, Cohen-Cymberknoh M, Dutcher SK, Elpeleg O, Kerem E.

PLoS One. 2013 Aug 26;8(8):e72299. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0072299. eCollection 2013.

PMID:
23991085
[PubMed - in process]
Free PMC Article

Applications of mouse airway epithelial cell culture for asthma research.

Horani A, Dickinson JD, Brody SL.

Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1032:91-107. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-496-8_7.

PMID:
23943446
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

NKp46 regulates allergic responses.

Ghadially H, Horani A, Glasner A, Elboim M, Gazit R, Shoseyov D, Mandelboim O.

Eur J Immunol. 2013 Nov;43(11):3006-16. doi: 10.1002/eji.201343388. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

PMID:
23878025
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Rho-associated protein kinase inhibition enhances airway epithelial Basal-cell proliferation and lentivirus transduction.

Horani A, Nath A, Wasserman MG, Huang T, Brody SL.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Sep;49(3):341-7. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2013-0046TE.

PMID:
23713995
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

LRRC6 mutation causes primary ciliary dyskinesia with dynein arm defects.

Horani A, Ferkol TW, Shoseyov D, Wasserman MG, Oren YS, Kerem B, Amirav I, Cohen-Cymberknoh M, Dutcher SK, Brody SL, Elpeleg O, Kerem E.

PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e59436. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0059436. Epub 2013 Mar 19.

PMID:
23527195
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Whole-exome capture and sequencing identifies HEATR2 mutation as a cause of primary ciliary dyskinesia.

Horani A, Druley TE, Zariwala MA, Patel AC, Levinson BT, Van Arendonk LG, Thornton KC, Giacalone JC, Albee AJ, Wilson KS, Turner EH, Nickerson DA, Shendure J, Bayly PV, Leigh MW, Knowles MR, Brody SL, Dutcher SK, Ferkol TW.

Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Oct 5;91(4):685-93. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2012.08.022.

PMID:
23040496
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Triphala (PADMA) extract alleviates bronchial hyperreactivity in a mouse model through liver and spleen immune modulation and increased anti-oxidative effects.

Horani A, Shoseyov D, Ginsburg I, Mruwat R, Doron S, Amer J, Safadi R.

Ther Adv Respir Dis. 2012 Aug;6(4):199-210. doi: 10.1177/1753465812452194. Epub 2012 Jul 4.

PMID:
22763675
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Sensory functions of motile cilia and implication for bronchiectasis.

Jain R, Javidan-Nejad C, Alexander-Brett J, Horani A, Cabellon MC, Walter MJ, Brody SL.

Front Biosci (Schol Ed). 2012 Jan 1;4:1088-98. Review.

PMID:
22202111
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Immune modulation of ovalbumin-induced lung injury in mice using β-glucosylceramide and a potential role of the liver.

Horani A, Shoseyov D, Doron S, Mruwat R, Amer J, Kerem E, Safadi R.

Immunobiology. 2011 May;216(5):548-57. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2010.10.002. Epub 2010 Oct 20.

PMID:
21074892
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Activation of hepatic stellate cells after phagocytosis of lymphocytes: A novel pathway of fibrogenesis.

Muhanna N, Doron S, Wald O, Horani A, Eid A, Pappo O, Friedman SL, Safadi R.

Hepatology. 2008 Sep;48(3):963-77. doi: 10.1002/hep.22413.

PMID:
18726940
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Estimating intraocular pressure using a glass rod.

Frenkel S, Katz S, Horani A, Kaiserman I, Asleh SA, Blumenthal EZ.

Ann Ophthalmol (Skokie). 2006 Fall;38(3):195-9.

PMID:
17416953
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Beneficial effect of glatiramer acetate (Copaxone) on immune modulation of experimental hepatic fibrosis.

Horani A, Muhanna N, Pappo O, Melhem A, Alvarez CE, Doron S, Wehbi W, Dimitrios K, Friedman SL, Safadi R.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2007 Feb;292(2):G628-38. Epub 2006 Oct 12.

PMID:
17038628
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article

Correlating structure with function in end-stage glaucoma.

Blumenthal EZ, Horani A, Sasikumar R, Garudadri C, Udaykumar A, Thomas R.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2006 May-Jun;37(3):218-23.

PMID:
16749258
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The effect of pupil dilation on scanning laser polarimetry with variable corneal compensation.

Horani A, Frenkel S, Blumenthal EZ.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2006 May-Jun;37(3):212-6.

PMID:
16749257
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Anti-fibrotic activity of NK cells in experimental liver injury through killing of activated HSC.

Melhem A, Muhanna N, Bishara A, Alvarez CE, Ilan Y, Bishara T, Horani A, Nassar M, Friedman SL, Safadi R.

J Hepatol. 2006 Jul;45(1):60-71. Epub 2006 Feb 8.

PMID:
16515819
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Operator learning effect and interoperator reproducibility of the scanning laser polarimeter with variable corneal compensation.

Frenkel S, Slonim E, Horani A, Molcho M, Barzel I, Blumenthal EZ.

Ophthalmology. 2005 Feb;112(2):257-61.

PMID:
15691560
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The reliability of frequency-doubling perimetry in young children.

Blumenthal EZ, Haddad A, Horani A, Anteby I.

Ophthalmology. 2004 Mar;111(3):435-9.

PMID:
15019315
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The learning effect in visual field testing of healthy subjects using frequency doubling technology.

Horani A, Frenkel S, Yahalom C, Farber MD, Ticho U, Blumenthal EZ.

J Glaucoma. 2002 Dec;11(6):511-6.

PMID:
12483097
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]