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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
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.454.2694
  
1020 North Mason Road
Medical Office Building 3 Suite 110
St. 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 Choice POS I & II
Aetna HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access HMO/POS
Aetna Medicare Plan HMO
Aetna Medicare Plan PPO
Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice
Anthem Blue Preferred HMO (BOONE)
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-MCARE
Coventry Gold Advantage - MCARE
Coventry Healthcare ASO
Coventry Healthcare HMO
Coventry/Coventry One PPO
Essence Medicare Advantage & Plus
First Health Coventry
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 Care PPO
Humana Choice/Regional PPO - MCARE
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - MCARE
Humana Gold Plus HMO - MCARE
Humana POS - MCARE
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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