Philip Levy, M.D.

Instructor in Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Newborn Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6148


  • B.S., Hebrew University2000
  • B.S., Rutgers University2001
  • M.D., Sackler School of Medicine2006


  • Pediatric Internship, Children’s’ Hospital at Montefiore2006 - 2007
  • Pediatric Residency, New York Medical College2008 - 2010
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine2010 - 2013

Licensure and Board Certification

  • MO, 2012
  • American Board of Pediatrics (#678805) 2012
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Certifying Examination (#678805) 2014


  • Phi Beta Kappa, Rutgers University2001
  • B.S. magna cum laude, Rutgers University2001
  • Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children’s Hospital2010 - 2011

Recent Publications view all (9)

Publication Co-Authors

  1. Sanchez AA, Levy PT Sekarski TJ, Arbelaez AM, Hildrebolt CF, Holland MR, Singh GK. Markers of Cardiovascular Risk and Insulin Resistance are Associated with Subclinical Ventricular Dysfunction and Remodeling in Obese Adolescents. J Peds. 2014. 
  2. Sanchez AA, Levy PT, Sekarski TJ, Hamvas A, Holland MR, Singh GK. Effects of Frame Rate on Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking-derived Measurements of Myocardial Deformation in Premature Infants Echocardiography (Article in Press). 2014. 
  3. Levy PT, Sanchez Mejia AA, Machefsky A, Fowler S, Holland MR, Singh GK. Normal ranges of right ventricular systolic and diastolic strain measures in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014;27(5):549-60, e3. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2014.01.015  PMCID:PMC4031687  PMID:24582163  
  4. Groh GK, Levy PT, Holland MR, Murphy JJ, Sekarski TJ, Myers CL, Hartman DP, Roiger RD, Singh GK. Doppler echocardiography inaccurately estimates right ventricular pressure in children with elevated right heart pressure. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014;27(2):163-71. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2013.09.016  PMCID:PMC3946813  PMID:24183542  
  5. Levy PT, Holland MR, Sekarski TJ, Hamvas A, Singh GK. Feasibility and reproducibility of systolic right ventricular strain measurement by speckle-tracking echocardiography in premature infants. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013;26(10):1201-1213. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2013.06.005  PMID:23880052  
  6. Anderson JL, Levy PT, Leonard KB, Smyser CD, Tychsen L, Cole FS. Congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: when to consider the diagnosis. J Child Neurol. 2013. doi:10.1177/0883073813486295  PMID:23666045  
  7. Mills KI, Anderson J, Levy PT, Cole FS, Silva JN, Kulkarni S, Shinawi M. Duplication of 20p12.3 associated with familial Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2013;161A(1):137-44. doi:10.1002/ajmg.a.35701  PMID:23239491  
  8. Singh GK, Levy PT, Holland MR, Hamvas A. Novel methods for assessment of right heart structure and function in pulmonary hypertension. Clin Perinatol. 2012;39(3):685-701. doi:10.1016/j.clp.2012.06.002  PMID:22954276  
  9. Anderson J, Levy PT, Cole FS. Visual Diagnosis: Unilateral Strand Connecting Eyelids Neoreviews. 2011;12:e240. 
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