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Robin Ryther, MD, PhD

Robin Ryther, MD, PhD

Dr. Ryther's primary focus is the clinical care of children with refractory epilepsy, epilepsy surgery, and new onset seizures. She also has a special interest in Rett Syndrome and early epileptic encephalopaties.
Department Of Neurology
37
Female
2012
Neurology-Pediatric - certified
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
1 Children's Place
Suite 2D
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6120
  
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Education

Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital Boston Massachusetts
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital Boston Massachusetts
Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital Boston Massachusetts
Medical School: Vanderbilt University Nashville Tennessee

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

Impact of pediatric epilepsy on sleep patterns and behaviors in children and parents.

Larson AM, Ryther RC, Jennesson M, Geffrey AL, Bruno PL, Anagnos CJ, Shoeb AH, Thibert RL, Thiele EA.

Epilepsia. 2012 Jul;53(7):1162-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2012.03515.x. Epub 2012 May 17.

PMID:
22594377
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) inhibition: potential for antiseizure, antiepileptogenic, and epileptostatic therapy.

Ryther RC, Wong M.

Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2012 Aug;12(4):410-8. doi: 10.1007/s11910-012-0276-5. Review.

PMID:
22544534
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Carotid dissection in mitochondrial encephalomyopathy with lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes.

Ryther RC, Cho-Park YA, Lee JW.

J Neurol. 2011 May;258(5):912-4. doi: 10.1007/s00415-010-5818-7. Epub 2010 Nov 13. No abstract available.

PMID:
21076841
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Images in clinical medicine. Central nervous system hemorrhage.

Klein JP, Ryther RC.

N Engl J Med. 2009 Oct 29;361(18):1786. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm0900232. No abstract available.

PMID:
19864677
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article

Rescue of pituitary function in a mouse model of isolated growth hormone deficiency type II by RNA interference.

Shariat N, Ryther RC, Phillips JA 3rd, Robinson IC, Patton JG.

Endocrinology. 2008 Feb;149(2):580-6. Epub 2007 Nov 15.

PMID:
18006625
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

GH1 splicing is regulated by multiple enhancers whose mutation produces a dominant-negative GH isoform that can be degraded by allele-specific small interfering RNA (siRNA).

Ryther RC, Flynt AS, Harris BD, Phillips JA 3rd, Patton JG.

Endocrinology. 2004 Jun;145(6):2988-96. Epub 2004 Feb 26.

PMID:
14988388
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article

Disruption of exon definition produces a dominant-negative growth hormone isoform that causes somatotroph death and IGHD II.

Ryther RC, McGuinness LM, Phillips JA 3rd, Moseley CT, Magoulas CB, Robinson IC, Patton JG.

Hum Genet. 2003 Jul;113(2):140-8. Epub 2003 Apr 29.

PMID:
12720086
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]