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Rafael Galindo, PhD, MD

Rafael Galindo, PhD, MD

Department Of Neurology
38
Male
Neurology-Pediatric
St. Louis Children's Hospital

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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).

 

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One Children's Place
Suite 2D
Saint Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6120
  
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Education

Fellowship: St. Louis Children's Hospital
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis
Internship: St. Louis Children's Hospital
Medical School: University of New Mexico

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 Care Network PPO
Coventry Advantra HMO - Medicare
Coventry ASO
Coventry Gold Advantage- Medicare
Coventry HMO/POS
Coventry PPO
Essence Standard/Enhanced
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 Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
HumanaChoice PPO-Medicare
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
Union Pacific RR Emp. Health System
United HC MCARE Complete Choice PPO
United HC MCARE Complete HMO
United HC MCARE CompleteEssen. HMO
United HC MCARE Dual Complete
United Healthcare Choice/Choice+
United Healthcare PPO/ Options
United Healthcare Select/Select+POS
USA Managed Care Org
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Immature hippocampal neuronal networks do not develop tolerance to the excitatory actions of ethanol.

Galindo R, Valenzuela CF.

Alcohol. 2006 Oct;40(2):111-8.

PMID:
17307647
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Actions of acute and chronic ethanol on presynaptic terminals.

Roberto M, Treistman SN, Pietrzykowski AZ, Weiner J, Galindo R, Mameli M, Valenzuela F, Zhu PJ, Lovinger D, Zhang TA, Hendricson AH, Morrisett R, Siggins GR.

Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2006 Feb;30(2):222-32.

PMID:
16441271
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Synchronized network activity in developing rat hippocampus involves regional hyperpolarization-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated (HCN) channel function.

Bender RA, Galindo R, Mameli M, Gonzalez-Vega R, Valenzuela CF, Baram TZ.

Eur J Neurosci. 2005 Nov;22(10):2669-74.

PMID:
16307610
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Alcohol is a potent stimulant of immature neuronal networks: implications for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

Galindo R, Zamudio PA, Valenzuela CF.

J Neurochem. 2005 Sep;94(6):1500-11. Epub 2005 Jul 5.

PMID:
16000153
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Prenatal ethanol exposure reduces mGluR5 receptor number and function in the dentate gyrus of adult offspring.

Galindo R, Frausto S, Wolff C, Caldwell KK, Perrone-Bizzozero NI, Savage DD.

Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2004 Oct;28(10):1587-97.

PMID:
15597093
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]