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Scott Saunders, MD, PhD

Scott Saunders, MD, PhD

Dr. Saunders treats children in the neonatal intensive care unit during hospitalization only.
Division Of Newborn Medicine
Male
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - certified
*Pediatrics
Barnes-Jewish 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
1 Children's Place
NICU 5Th Floor
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6148
  
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Education

Medical School: Stanford University Connecticut
Internship: Children's Hospital Boston Massachusetts
Fellowship: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School Cambridge Massachusetts

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 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
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

Recurrent deletions and reciprocal duplications of 10q11.21q11.23 including CHAT and SLC18A3 are likely mediated by complex low-copy repeats.Stankiewicz P, Kulkarni S, Dharmadhikari AV, Sampath S, Bhatt SS, Shaikh TH, Xia Z, Pursley AN, Cooper ML, Shinawi M, Paciorkowski AR, Grange DK, Noetzel MJ, Saunders S, Simons P, Summar M, Lee B, Scaglia F, Fellmann F, Martinet D, Beckmann JS, Asamoah A, Platky K, Sparks S, Martin AS, Madan-Khetarpal S, Hoover J, Medne L, Bonnemann CG, Moeschler JB, Vallee SE, Parikh S, Irwin P, Dalzell VP, Smith WE, Banks VC, Flannery DB, Lovell CM, Bellus GA, Golden-Grant K, Gorski JL, Kussmann JL, McGregor TL, Hamid R, Pfotenhauer J, Ballif BC, Shaw CA, Kang SH, Bacino CA, Patel A, Rosenfeld JA, Cheung SW, Shaffer LG.Hum Mutat. 2012 Jan;33(1):165-79. doi: 10.1002/humu.21614. Epub 2011 Nov 2.

PMID:
21948486
[PubMed - in process]

Related citationsLoss of glypican-3 function causes growth factor-dependent defects in cardiac and coronary vascular development.Ng A, Wong M, Viviano B, Erlich JM, Alba G, Pflederer C, Jay PY, Saunders S.Dev Biol. 2009 Nov 1;335(1):208-15. Epub 2009 Sep 4.

PMID:
19733558
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsSelf-limited erythema multiforme with risperidone.Burke GV, Wong DA, Saunders CS, Pierre JM.Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2009 May-Jun;31(3):295-6. Epub 2008 Oct 2. No abstract available.

PMID:
19410111
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsBone density ligand, Sclerostin, directly interacts with LRP5 but not LRP5G171V to modulate Wnt activity.Ellies DL, Viviano B, McCarthy J, Rey JP, Itasaki N, Saunders S, Krumlauf R.J Bone Miner Res. 2006 Nov;21(11):1738-49.

PMID:
17002572
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsThe rare occurrence of absent adrenals in a term infant: a case report and review of the literature.Vachharajani A, Bethin K, Mouillet JF, Sadovsky Y, Saunders S.Am J Perinatol. 2006 Feb;23(2):111-4. Review.

PMID:
16506117
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsAllelic variation in the serotonin transporter (5HTT) gene contributes to idiopathic pulmonary hypertension in children.Vachharajani A, Saunders S.Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005 Aug 26;334(2):376-9.

PMID:
16009349
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsAltered hematopoiesis in glypican-3-deficient mice results in decreased osteoclast differentiation and a delay in endochondral ossification.Viviano BL, Silverstein L, Pflederer C, Paine-Saunders S, Mills K, Saunders S.Dev Biol. 2005 Jun 1;282(1):152-62.

PMID:
15936336
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsAdjunctive risperidone in the treatment of chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder.Bartzokis G, Lu PH, Turner J, Mintz J, Saunders CS.Biol Psychiatry. 2005 Mar 1;57(5):474-9.

PMID:
15737661
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsDomain-specific modification of heparan sulfate by Qsulf1 modulates the binding of the bone morphogenetic protein antagonist Noggin.Viviano BL, Paine-Saunders S, Gasiunas N, Gallagher J, Saunders S.J Biol Chem. 2004 Feb 13;279(7):5604-11. Epub 2003 Nov 25.

PMID:
14645250
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsSexual side effects of novel antipsychotic medications.Wirshing DA, Pierre JM, Marder SR, Saunders CS, Wirshing WC.Schizophr Res. 2002 Jul 1;56(1-2):25-30.

PMID:
12084416
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsDelusions associated with quetiapine-related weight redistribution.Wirshing DA, Boyd JA, Pierre JM, Saunders CS, Wirshing WC, Azizian K, Patel KR, Ashcraft JC, Darmandjian H, Feusner J.J Clin Psychiatry. 2002 Mar;63(3):247-8. No abstract available.

PMID:
11926726
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsHeparan sulfate proteoglycans retain Noggin at the cell surface: a potential mechanism for shaping bone morphogenetic protein gradients.Paine-Saunders S, Viviano BL, Economides AN, Saunders S.J Biol Chem. 2002 Jan 18;277(3):2089-96. Epub 2001 Nov 12.

PMID:
11706034
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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