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Charles M Samson, MD

Charles M Samson, MD

Dr. Samson specializes in gastroenterology in children, including nutrition, liver diseases and inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Samson is consistently recognized in "The Best Doctors in America' list.
Division Of Gastroenterology
37
Male
2011
2009
Gastroenterology-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
Suite 2C
Saint Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6173
  
1020 North Mason Road
Suite 110
St. Louis, MO 63141
314.454.6173
  
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Education

Fellowship: The Children's Hospital Medical Center
Internship: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Residency: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Medical School: University of Washington

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

Granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor blockade promotes ccr9(+) lymphocyte expansion in Nod2 deficient mice.Samson CM, Jurickova I, Molden E, Schreiner W, Colliver J, Bonkowski E, Han X, Trapnell BC, Denson LA.Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011 Dec;17(12):2443-55. doi: 10.1002/ibd.21672. Epub 2011 Mar 4.

PMID:
21381154
[PubMed - in process]

Related citationsPrimary cirrhotic hepatocytes resist TGFbeta-induced apoptosis through a ROS-dependent mechanism.Black D, Bird MA, Samson CM, Lyman S, Lange PA, Schrum LW, Qian T, Lemasters JJ, Brenner DA, Rippe RA, Behrns KE.J Hepatol. 2004 Jun;40(6):942-51.

PMID:
15158334
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsCirrhotic hepatocytes exhibit decreased TGFbeta growth inhibition associated with downregulated Smad protein expression.Lange PA, Samson CM, Bird MA, Hayden MA, Behrns KE.Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2004 Jan 16;313(3):546-51.

PMID:
14697224
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsNFkappaB inhibition decreases hepatocyte proliferation but does not alter apoptosis in obstructive jaundice.Bird MA, Black D, Lange PA, Samson CM, Hayden M, Behrns KE.J Surg Res. 2003 Oct;114(2):110-7.

PMID:
14559434
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsTransforming growth factor-beta1 induces hepatocyte apoptosis by a c-Jun independent mechanism.Samson CM, Schrum LW, Bird MA, Lange PA, Brenner DA, Rippe RA, Behrns KE.Surgery. 2002 Sep;132(3):441-9.

PMID:
12324757
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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