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Anthony French, MD, PhD

Anthony French, MD, PhD

Dr. French specializes in pediatric rheumatology.
Division Of Rheumatology
Male
2003
2003
Rheumatology-Pediatric - certified
Pediatrics - 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
One Children's Place
Suite C
Saint Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6124
  
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Education

Medical School: University of Illinois
Internship: Mayo Clinic
Residency: Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri

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/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

Recurrent Parotitis as a Presentation of Primary Pediatric Sjogren Syndrome.Baszis K, Toib D, Cooper M, French A, White A.Pediatrics. 2011 Dec 19. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
22184654
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Related citationsClinical outcomes after withdrawal of anti-tumor necrosis factor α therapy in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a twelve-year experience.Baszis K, Garbutt J, Toib D, Mao J, King A, White A, French A.Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Oct;63(10):3163-8. doi: 10.1002/art.30502.

PMID:
21702011
[PubMed - in process]

Related citationsCutting edge: FcR-like 5 on innate B cells is targeted by a poxvirus MHC class I-like immunoevasin.Campbell JA, Davis RS, Lilly LM, Fremont DH, French AR, Carayannopoulos LN.J Immunol. 2010 Jul 1;185(1):28-32. Epub 2010 Jun 2.

PMID:
20519648
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsLy49H engagement compensates for the absence of type I interferon signaling in stimulating NK cell proliferation during murine cytomegalovirus infection.Geurs TL, Zhao YM, Hill EB, French AR.J Immunol. 2009 Nov 1;183(9):5830-6. Epub 2009 Oct 14.

PMID:
19828630
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsDifferential expression of granzyme B and C in murine cytotoxic lymphocytes.Cai SF, Fehniger TA, Cao X, Mayer JC, Brune JD, French AR, Ley TJ.J Immunol. 2009 May 15;182(10):6287-97.

PMID:
19414782
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsLy49h is necessary for genetic resistance to murine cytomegalovirus.Cheng TP, French AR, Plougastel BF, Pingel JT, Orihuela MM, Buller ML, Yokoyama WM.Immunogenetics. 2008 Oct;60(10):565-73. Epub 2008 Jul 31.

PMID:
18668236
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsHLA alleles determine differences in human natural killer cell responsiveness and potency.Kim S, Sunwoo JB, Yang L, Choi T, Song YJ, French AR, Vlahiotis A, Piccirillo JF, Cella M, Colonna M, Mohanakumar T, Hsu KC, Dupont B, Yokoyama WM.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Feb 26;105(8):3053-8. Epub 2008 Feb 19.

PMID:
18287063
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsRituximab for the treatment of juvenile dermatomyositis: a report of four pediatric patients.Cooper MA, Willingham DL, Brown DE, French AR, Shih FF, White AJ.Arthritis Rheum. 2007 Sep;56(9):3107-11.

PMID:
17763414
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsChronic lymphocytosis of functionally immature natural killer cells.French AR, Kim S, Fehniger TA, Pratt JR, Yang L, Song YJ, Caligiuri MA, Yokoyama WM.J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Oct;120(4):924-31. Epub 2007 Jul 2.

PMID:
17604094
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsAcquisition of murine NK cell cytotoxicity requires the translation of a pre-existing pool of granzyme B and perforin mRNAs.Fehniger TA, Cai SF, Cao X, Bredemeyer AJ, Presti RM, French AR, Ley TJ.Immunity. 2007 Jun;26(6):798-811. Epub 2007 May 31.

PMID:
17540585
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsIL-18 acts synergistically with IL-15 in stimulating natural killer cell proliferation.French AR, Holroyd EB, Yang L, Kim S, Yokoyama WM.Cytokine. 2006 Sep;35(5-6):229-34. Epub 2006 Oct 18.

PMID:
17052916
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsDAP12 signaling directly augments proproliferative cytokine stimulation of NK cells during viral infections.French AR, Sjölin H, Kim S, Koka R, Yang L, Young DA, Cerboni C, Tomasello E, Ma A, Vivier E, Kärre K, Yokoyama WM.J Immunol. 2006 Oct 15;177(8):4981-90.

PMID:
17015680
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsArrested natural killer cell development associated with transgene insertion into the Atf2 locus.Kim S, Song YJ, Higuchi DA, Kang HP, Pratt JR, Yang L, Hong CM, Poursine-Laurent J, Iizuka K, French AR, Sunwoo JB, Ishii S, Reimold AM, Yokoyama WM.Blood. 2006 Feb 1;107(3):1024-30. Epub 2005 Oct 13.

PMID:
16223777
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsLicensing of natural killer cells by host major histocompatibility complex class I molecules.Kim S, Poursine-Laurent J, Truscott SM, Lybarger L, Song YJ, Yang L, French AR, Sunwoo JB, Lemieux S, Hansen TH, Yokoyama WM.Nature. 2005 Aug 4;436(7051):709-13.

PMID:
16079848
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsA lymphotoxin-IFN-beta axis essential for lymphocyte survival revealed during cytomegalovirus infection.Banks TA, Rickert S, Benedict CA, Ma L, Ko M, Meier J, Ha W, Schneider K, Granger SW, Turovskaya O, Elewaut D, Otero D, French AR, Henry SC, Hamilton JD, Scheu S, Pfeffer K, Ware CF.J Immunol. 2005 Jun 1;174(11):7217-25.

PMID:
15905567
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsRapid emergence of escape mutants following infection with murine cytomegalovirus in immunodeficient mice.French AR, Pingel JT, Kim S, Yang L, Yokoyama WM.Clin Immunol. 2005 Apr;115(1):61-9.

PMID:
15870022
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsTLR9-dependent recognition of MCMV by IPC and DC generates coordinated cytokine responses that activate antiviral NK cell function.Krug A, French AR, Barchet W, Fischer JA, Dzionek A, Pingel JT, Orihuela MM, Akira S, Yokoyama WM, Colonna M.Immunity. 2004 Jul;21(1):107-19.

PMID:
15345224
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsEscape of mutant double-stranded DNA virus from innate immune control.French AR, Pingel JT, Wagner M, Bubic I, Yang L, Kim S, Koszinowski U, Jonjic S, Yokoyama WM.Immunity. 2004 Jun;20(6):747-56.

PMID:
15189739
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsThe dynamic life of natural killer cells.Yokoyama WM, Kim S, French AR.Annu Rev Immunol. 2004;22:405-29. Review.

PMID:
15032583
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsNatural killer cells and autoimmunity.French AR, Yokoyama WM.Arthritis Res Ther. 2004;6(1):8-14. Epub 2003 Dec 9.

PMID:
14979926
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

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