Dr. Srikanth Thalakoti
Neurologist (Pediatric) | Neurodevelopmental Disabilities621 S New Ballas Rd Suite 5009b Saint Louis MO, 63141
Dr. Srikanth Thalakoti is a child neurologist practicing in Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Thalakoti specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders of the nervous system in children from birth to young adulthood. With combined understanding of childhood illness and the special needs of each individual child and their family, Dr. Thalakoti is able to help each patient improve the status of their health. Conditions such as seizures, delayed speech, weakness or frequent headaches are treated by child neurologists.
Education and Training
Gandhi Medical College
- Learning Disabilities
- Birth Defects
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (adhd)
- CARDINAL GLENNON CHILDRENS MEDICAL CENTER
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- Muscular Dystrophy in Children
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