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Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic

 
Lawrence Tychsen, MD

Lawrence Tychsen, MD

Dr. Tychsen focuses his practice on eye conditions in children. He treats strabismus and nystagmus in adults and children. Dr. Tychsen is consistently recognized in "The Best Doctors in America" list.
Department Of Ophthalmology
Male
1990
1985
Ophthalmology-Pediatric - certified
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish 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
Second Floor 2S-89
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.454.6026
  
1040 North Mason Road
Suite 219
St. Louis, MO 63141
314.454.6026
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Education

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Internship: National Eye Institute
Residency: University of Iowa Iowa City
Fellowship: University of California-San Francisco School of Medicine

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
IPA Secondary to 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
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

Long-Term Results of Botulinum Toxin-Augmented Medial Rectus Recessions for Large-Angle Infantile Esotropia.Lueder GT, Galli M, Tychsen L, Yildirim C, Pegado V.Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
21996305
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Related citationsRepair of strabismus and binocular fusion in children with cerebral palsy: gross motor function classification scale.Ghasia F, Brunstrom-Hernandez J, Tychsen L.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Sep 29;52(10):7664-71. Print 2011 Sep.

PMID:
21873677
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsIntramuscular innervation of primate extraocular muscles: unique compartmentalization in horizontal recti.da Silva Costa RM, Kung J, Poukens V, Yoo L, Tychsen L, Demer JL.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Apr 27;52(5):2830-6. Print 2011 Apr.

PMID:
21220556
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsThe neural mechanism for Latent (fusion maldevelopment) nystagmus.Tychsen L, Richards M, Wong A, Foeller P, Bradley D, Burkhalter A.J Neuroophthalmol. 2010 Sep;30(3):276-83. Review.

PMID:
20818206
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsCompartmentalized innervation of primate lateral rectus muscle.Peng M, Poukens V, da Silva Costa RM, Yoo L, Tychsen L, Demer JL.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Sep;51(9):4612-7. Epub 2010 Apr 30.

PMID:
20435590
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsRefractive surgery for special needs children.Tychsen L.Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Jun;127(6):810-3. No abstract available.

PMID:
19506206
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsPhakic intraocular lens correction of high ametropia in children with neurobehavioral disorders.Tychsen L, Hoekel J, Ghasia F, Yoon-Huang G.J AAPOS. 2008 Jun;12(3):282-9.

PMID:
18589386
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsRefractive surgery for children: excimer laser, phakic intraocular lens, and clear lens extraction.Tychsen L.Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2008 Jul;19(4):342-8. Review.

PMID:
18545019
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsCausing and curing infantile esotropia in primates: the role of decorrelated binocular input (an American Ophthalmological Society thesis).Tychsen L.Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2007;105:564-93.

PMID:
18427630
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsSpectrum of infantile esotropia in primates: Behavior, brains, and orbits.Tychsen L, Richards M, Wong A, Foeller P, Burhkalter A, Narasimhan A, Demer J.J AAPOS. 2008 Aug;12(4):375-80. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

PMID:
18289896
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsFrequency and severity of visual sensory and motor deficits in children with cerebral palsy: gross motor function classification scale.Ghasia F, Brunstrom J, Gordon M, Tychsen L.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008 Feb;49(2):572-80.

PMID:
18235001
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsDuration of binocular decorrelation predicts the severity of latent (fusion maldevelopment) nystagmus in strabismic macaque monkeys.Richards M, Wong A, Foeller P, Bradley D, Tychsen L.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008 May;49(5):1872-8. Epub 2008 Jan 25.

PMID:
18223249
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsDecorrelation of cerebral visual inputs as the sufficient cause of infantile esotropia.Tychsen L, Richards M, Wong AM, Demer J, Bradley D, Burkhalter A, Foeller P.Am Orthopt J. 2008;58:60-9.

PMID:
21149178
[PubMed - in process]

Related citationsX-linked idiopathic infantile nystagmus associated with a missense mutation in FRMD7.Shiels A, Bennett TM, Prince JB, Tychsen L.Mol Vis. 2007 Nov 29;13:2233-41.

PMID:
18087240
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free ArticleRelated citationsHorizontal rectus muscle anatomy in naturally and artificially strabismic monkeys.Narasimhan A, Tychsen L, Poukens V, Demer JL.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2007 Jun;48(6):2576-88.

PMID:
17525187
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Free PMC ArticleRelated citationsUnilateral lens extraction for high anisometropic myopia in children and adolescents.Ali A, Packwood E, Lueder G, Tychsen L.J AAPOS. 2007 Apr;11(2):153-8. Epub 2006 Nov 30.

PMID:
17140827
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsRefractive surgery for high bilateral myopia in children with neurobehavioral disorders: 2. Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK).Tychsen L, Hoekel J.J AAPOS. 2006 Aug;10(4):364-70.

PMID:
16935239
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsRefractive surgery for high bilateral myopia in children with neurobehavioral disorders: 1. Clear lens extraction and refractive lens exchange.Tychsen L, Packwood E, Hoekel J, Lueder G.J AAPOS. 2006 Aug;10(4):357-63. Erratum in: J AAPOS. 2007 Aug;11(4):417-9.

PMID:
16935238
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsAicardi-like chorioretinitis and maldevelopment of the corpus callosum in congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus.Yu JT, Culican SM, Tychsen L.J AAPOS. 2006 Feb;10(1):58-60. No abstract available.

PMID:
16527682
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Related citationsCan ophthalmologists repair the brain in infantile esotropia? Early surgery, stereopsis, monofixation syndrome, and the legacy of Marshall Parks.Tychsen L.J AAPOS. 2005 Dec;9(6):510-21. Review.

PMID:
16414515
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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