It's How Medicine Should Be®

Physician Profile


call (888) 352-RUSH for help arranging an appointment

Richard A. Levy, MD

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Board Certification:
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
Residency: Georgetown University Program - Pediatrics
  University of Massachusetts Program - Pediatrics
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Clinical Expertise:
  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Down syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Precocious puberty
  • Short stature
  • Thyroid disease
  • Turner syndrome
Research Interests:
  • Growth hormone
Languages Spoken:
  • Spanish
Google Map
Google Map
Google Map
Google Map
Google Map

Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. PDA Single-Use Systems Cross-Organizational Workshop-Meeting Summary, May 14, 2014-PDA Global Headquarters, Bethesda, MD.
    Repetto R, Levy R
    PDA J Pharm Sci Technol
    2015 Mar-Apr
  2. Recurrence of Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy-Related Inflammation: A Report of Two Cases from the iCAß International Network.
    DiFrancesco JC, Touat M, Caulo M, Gallucci M, Garcin B, Levy R, Uncini A, Piazza F
    J. Alzheimers Dis.
    2015 Jun 26
  3. Why do patients with neurodegenerative frontal syndrome fail to answer: 'In what way are an orange and a banana alike?'.
    Lagarde J, Valabrègue R, Corvol JC, Garcin B, Volle E, Le Ber I, Vidailhet M, Dubois B, Levy R
    2015 Feb
    138(Pt 2):456-71.
  4. Morphometry of Left Frontal and Temporal Poles Predicts Analogical Reasoning Abilities.
    Aichelburg C, Urbanski M, Thiebaut de Schotten M, Humbert F, Levy R, Volle E
    Cereb. Cortex
    2014 Oct 19
  5. Committee on Utilization, Review, and Education common referral form.
    Neimanis I, Gaebel K, Dickson RC, Levy R, Goebel C, Zizzo AJ, Woods A, Corsini J
    Can Fam Physician
    2014 Oct
  6. DCTN1 mutation analysis in families with progressive supranuclear palsy-like phenotypes.
    Caroppo P, Le Ber I, Clot F, Rivaud-Péchoux S, Camuzat A, De Septenville A, Boutoleau-Bretonnière C, Mourlon V, Sauvée M, Lebouvier T, Bonnet AM, Levy R, Vercelletto M, Brice A,
    JAMA Neurol
    2014 Feb
  7. [Role of the prefrontal cortex in human behavioral adaptation].
    Volle E, Levy R
    Med Sci (Paris)
    2014 Feb
  8. Comparison of placebo and best available therapy for the treatment of myelofibrosis in the phase 3 COMFORT studies.
    Mesa RA, Kiladjian JJ, Verstovsek S, Al-Ali HK, Gotlib J, Gisslinger H, Levy R, Siulnik A, Gupta V, Khan M, DiPersio JF, McQuitty M, Catalano JV, Hunter DS, Knoops L, Deininger M, Cervantes F, Miller C, Vannucchi AM, Silver RT, Barbui T, Talpaz M, Barosi G, Winton EF, Mendeson E, Harvey JH, Arcasoy MO, Hexner E, Lyons RM, Paquette R, Raza A, Sun W, Sandor V, Kantarjian HM, Harrison C
    2014 Feb
  9. The cognitive spectrum in neurodegenerative Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
    Le Guennec L, Decaix C, Donadieu J, Santiago-Ribeiro M, Martin-Duverneuil N, Levy R, Delgadillo D, Kas A, Drier A, Magy L, Bayen E, Hoang-Xuan K, Idbaih A
    J. Neurol.
    2014 Aug
  10. Frontal lobe neurology and the creative mind.
    de Souza LC, Guimarães HC, Teixeira AL, Caramelli P, Levy R, Dubois B, Volle E
    Front Psychol
  11. The clinical and anatomical heterogeneity of environmental dependency phenomena.
    Lagarde J, Valabrègue R, Corvol JC, Le Ber I, Colliot O, Vidailhet M, Levy R
    J. Neurol.
    2013 Sep
  12. Can we still dream when the mind is blank? Sleep and dream mentations in auto-activation deficit.
    Leu-Semenescu S, Uguccioni G, Golmard JL, Czernecki V, Yelnik J, Dubois B, Forgeot d'Arc B, Grabli D, Levy R, Arnulf I
    2013 Oct
    136(Pt 10):3076-84.
  13. Self-reported physician adherence to guidelines for measuring blood pressure.
    Dickson RC, Gaebel K, Zizzo A, Neimanis I, Bridge M, Corsini J, Goebel C, Levy R, Woods A
    J Am Board Fam Med
    2013 Mar-Apr
  14. Ophthalmic artery ischemic syndrome associated with neurofibromatosis and moyamoya syndrome.
    Witmer MT, Levy R, Yohay K, Kiss S
    JAMA Ophthalmol
    2013 Apr
  15. Rostral and caudal prefrontal contribution to creativity: a meta-analysis of functional imaging data.
    Gonen-Yaacovi G, de Souza LC, Levy R, Urbanski M, Josse G, Volle E
    Front Hum Neurosci
  16. Are frontal cognitive and atrophy patterns different in PSP and bvFTD? A comparative neuropsychological and VBM study.
    Lagarde J, Valabrègue R, Corvol JC, Pineau F, Le Ber I, Vidailhet M, Dubois B, Levy R
    PLoS ONE
  17. Specific and evolving resting-state network alterations in post-concussion syndrome following mild traumatic brain injury.
    Messé A, Caplain S, Pélégrini-Issac M, Blancho S, Lévy R, Aghakhani N, Montreuil M, Benali H, Lehéricy S
    PLoS ONE
  18. Pre-use/Post-sterilization Integrity Testing of Sterilizing Grade Filters.
    , Bartel K, Baseman H, Gori G, Levy R, Ly H, Jornitz M, Madsen R, Rook M, Schniepp S
    PDA J Pharm Sci Technol
    2012 Sep-Oct
  19. Adult polyglucosan body disease: Natural History and Key Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings.
    Mochel F, Schiffmann R, Steenweg ME, Akman HO, Wallace M, Sedel F, Laforêt P, Levy R, Powers JM, Demeret S, Maisonobe T, Froissart R, Da Nobrega BB, Fogel BL, Natowicz MR, Lubetzki C, Durr A, Brice A, Rosenmann H, Barash V, Kakhlon O, Gomori JM, van der Knaap MS, Lossos A
    Ann. Neurol.
    2012 Sep
  20. Preliminary clinical activity of a topical JAK1/2 inhibitor in the treatment of psoriasis.
    Punwani N, Scherle P, Flores R, Shi J, Liang J, Yeleswaram S, Levy R, Williams W, Gottlieb A
    J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.
    2012 Oct
  21. Transition care of patients with growth hormone deficiency from pediatric endocrinologists to adult endocrinologists.
    Chamberlain Shea H, Levy RA.
    Endocr Pract. 2012
    2012 Mar-Apr
    18(2):256-68. doi: 10.4158/EP11168.RA. Review.
  22. JAK inhibition with ruxolitinib versus best available therapy for myelofibrosis.
    Harrison C, Kiladjian JJ, Al-Ali HK, Gisslinger H, Waltzman R, Stalbovskaya V, McQuitty M, Hunter DS, Levy R, Knoops L, Cervantes F, Vannucchi AM, Barbui T, Barosi G
    N. Engl. J. Med.
    2012 Mar 1
  23. A genome-wide study reveals rare CNVs exclusive to extreme phenotypes of Alzheimer disease.
    Rovelet-Lecrux A, Legallic S, Wallon D, Flaman JM, Martinaud O, Bombois S, Rollin-Sillaire A, Michon A, Le Ber I, Pariente J, Puel M, Paquet C, Croisile B, Thomas-Antérion C, Vercelletto M, Lévy R, Frébourg T, Hannequin D, Campion D,
    Eur. J. Hum. Genet.
    2012 Jun
  24. Structural integrity and postconcussion syndrome in mild traumatic brain injury patients.
    Messé A, Caplain S, Pélégrini-Issac M, Blancho S, Montreuil M, Lévy R, Lehéricy S, Benali H
    Brain Imaging Behav
    2012 Jun
  25. Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression related to topical glucocorticoid therapy in a child with psoriatic exfoliative erythroderma.
    Campbell LS, Chevalier M, Levy RA, Rhodes A.
    Pediatr Dermatol. 2012
    2012 Jan-Feb
    29(1):101-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01471.x. Epub 2011 Oct 13.
  26. The SEA (Social cognition and Emotional Assessment): a clinical neuropsychological tool for early diagnosis of frontal variant of frontotemporal lobar degeneration.
    Funkiewiez A, Bertoux M, de Souza LC, Lévy R, Dubois B
    2012 Jan
  27. How cognitive performance-induced stress can influence right VLPFC activation: an fMRI study in healthy subjects and in patients with social phobia.
    Koric L, Volle E, Seassau M, Bernard FA, Mancini J, Dubois B, Pelissolo A, Levy R
    Hum Brain Mapp
    2012 Aug
  28. Bilateral maculopathy associated with Pierre Robin sequence.
    Witmer MT, Vasan R, Levy R, Davis J, Chan RV
    2012 Aug
  29. Antarctic and Southern Ocean influences on Late Pliocene global cooling.
    McKay R, Naish T, Carter L, Riesselman C, Dunbar R, Sjunneskog C, Winter D, Sangiorgi F, Warren C, Pagani M, Schouten S, Willmott V, Levy R, DeConto R, Powell RD
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A.
    2012 Apr 24
  30. Similar or different? The role of the ventrolateral prefrontal cortex in similarity detection.
    Garcin B, Volle E, Dubois B, Levy R
    PLoS ONE
  31. Evaluating the serial use of the Myelofibrosis Symptom Assessment Form for measuring symptomatic improvement: performance in 87 myelofibrosis patients on a JAK1 and JAK2 inhibitor (INCB018424) clinical trial.
    Mesa RA, Kantarjian H, Tefferi A, Dueck A, Levy R, Vaddi K, Erickson-Viitanen S, Thomas DA, Cortes J, Borthakur G, Pardanani AD, Estrov Z, Verstovsek S
    2011 Nov 1
  32. [Progressive supranuclear palsy: what's new?].
    Levy R
    Geriatr Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil
    2011 Jun
  33. Valvuloplasty for tricuspid stenosis caused by a ventriculoatrial shunt.
    Akram Q, Saravanan D, Levy R
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv
    2011 Apr 1
  34. Dystonic tremor caused by mutation of the glucose transporter gene GLUT1.
    Roubergue A, Apartis E, Mesnage V, Doummar D, Trocello JM, Roze E, Taieb G, De Villemeur TB, Vuillaumier-Barrot S, Vidailhet M, Levy R
    J. Inherit. Metab. Dis.
    2011 Apr
  35. Poor creativity in frontotemporal dementia: a window into the neural bases of the creative mind.
    de Souza LC, Volle E, Bertoux M, Czernecki V, Funkiewiez A, Allali G, Leroy B, Sarazin M, Habert MO, Dubois B, Kas A, Levy R
    2010 Nov
  • (If you cannot play the video, you may need to update to the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.)
  • View Transcript