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Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric, MD

Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric, MD

Dr. Rivera-Spoljaric cares for children with asthma, cystic fibrosis, and other lung diseases. She also specializes in children that are chronically ventilated. Dr. Rivera-Spoljaric speaks fluent Spanish.
Div Of Allergy/Immun/Pulm Med
Female
2007
2007
Spanish
Pulmonology-Pediatric - certified
Pediatrics - certified
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

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).

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).

 

  Public transportation available |   Handicap accessible
One Children's Place
2Nd Floor Suite C
Saint Louis, MO 63110
314.454.2694
  
1020 North Mason Road
Suite 110
Saint Louis, MO 63141
314.454.2694
  
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Education

Medical School: Ponce School of Medicine Puerto Rico
Internship: Miami Children's Hospital
Residency: Miami Children's Hospital
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri

Health Plans Accepted

Aetna HMO/Open Access
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access (HMO/POS
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna POS/PPO/Choice
Aetna PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Preferred HMO/POS
BCBS of IL HMO
BCBS of IL PPO
Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
Best Doctors Inc
Cigna Open Access HMO/POS
Cigna PPO
Community Health 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
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

Recurrent pleural effusion without intrathoracic migration of ventriculoperitoneal shunt catheter: A case report.Chuen-Im P, Smyth MD, Segura B, Ferkol T, Rivera-Spoljaric K.Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012 Jan;47(1):91-5. doi: 10.1002/ppul.21510. Epub 2011 Aug 24.

PMID:
22170808
[PubMed - in process]

Related citationsCaregivers report a wide variety of early signs and symptoms of impending asthma exacerbations that are not different between preschool and school-aged children.Rivera-Spoljaric K, Jaenicke M, Sridhar S, Krauss MJ, Garbutt JM, Bacharier LB, Strunk RC.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Nov;128(5):1109-11.e1-5. Epub 2011 Sep 8. No abstract available.

PMID:
21906791
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsDetection and home management of worsening asthma symptoms.Garbutt J, Highstein G, Nelson KA, Rivera-Spoljaric K, Strunk R.Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2009 Dec;103(6):469-73.

PMID:
20084839
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsSigns and symptoms that precede wheezing in children with a pattern of moderate-to-severe intermittent wheezing.Rivera-Spoljaric K, Chinchilli VM, Camera LJ, Zeiger RS, Paul IM, Phillips BR, Taussig LM, Strunk RC, Bacharier LB; Childhood Asthma Research and Education (CARE) Network.J Pediatr. 2009 Jun;154(6):877-81.e4. Epub 2009 Mar 25.

PMID:
19324370
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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