Keith M. Rich, MD

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurobiology, and Radiology
Medical Director, St. Louis Gamma Knife Center

Specialties

  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic surgery
  • Cerebrovascular surgery
  • Neuro-oncology

Call 314-362-3577 for Patient Appointments


It has been truly been an honor to care for my patient’s over the years while working with my past mentors and colleagues here at Washington University.

Dr. Rich

Education

BA, Taylor University 
Upland, Indiana
1971-1974

MD, Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana
1974-1977

Residency

Intern, General Surgery
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri
1977-1978

Resident, Neurological Surgery
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri
1978-1982

Fellowship

Fellow, Neurological Surgery
Department of Pharmacology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri 
1982-1984


Research focus

Evaluate changes in the brain parenchyma after radiation and effects on tumor micro environment.   

We work in collaboration with Dr. Joel Garbow in the small animal imaging core.

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Rich Lab

Investigating apoptosis after treatment of glioma cells with DNA-damaging agents.


Honors & leadership roles

  • Co-Medical Director of The Gamma Knife Center at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St Louis

Board certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery, May 1987


Hospital appointments

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children’s Hospital