Provider Profile

Kent Kwasind Huston, MD
Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Kent Kwasind Huston, MD

Rheumatology
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Education

Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Residency
Internal Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
Fellowship
Med/Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Subspecialty in Rheumatology

Academic Titles

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • general rheumatology
  • scleroderma

Publications

Peer-Reviewed
 
1.  Skundric D, Huston K, Shaw M, Tse H, Raine C.  Experimental Allergic Encephalomyelitis T Cell Trafficking  to the Central Nervous System in a Resistant Thy-1 Congenic Mouse Strain.  Laboratory Investigation 1994;  71:671-679.
 
2.  Huston K, Mamula M.  Cryptic Self Peptides in the Induction of Lupus Autoimmunity.  Arthritis and  Rheumatism  1996; 39: 550 (abstract)   
 
3.  Huston KK, Casciola-Rosen L, Hummers L, Wigley F, Wise R, Rosen A.  Fibrillin-1 Predicts Alveolitis in  Patients with Scleroderma.  Arthritis and Rheumatism 2005 (abstract)
 
4.  Huston KK, Gelber AC.  Simultaneous Presentation of Cryptococcal Meningitis and Lupus Nephritis.  Journal  of Rheumatology  2005; 32:2501.
 
5.  Huston KK, Nielson ME, Gelber AC.  High Pressure Surgery.  American Journal of Medicine 2006; 119:740-2 
 
6.   Singh D, Huston KK.  IL-1 Inhibition with Anakinra in a Patient with Refractory Gout.  Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 2009; 15:366
 
    
Book Chapters
 
1. Huston KK, Stone JH, Wigley FM.  Digital Ischemia and Raynaud’s Phenomenon.  In: Ball GV and Bridges SL, eds.  Vasculitis.  New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2008: 209-223
 
 
Research Presented at Meetings
 
1. Huston K, Mamula M.  Cryptic Self Peptides in the Induction of Lupus Autoimmunity.  Oral presentation at the American College of Rheumatology National Conference 1996
 
2. Huston KK, Casciola-Rosen L, Hummers L, Wigley F, Wise R, Rosen A.  Fibrillin-1 Predicts Alveolitis in Patients with Scleroderma.  Oral presentation at the American College of Rheumatology National Conference 2005
 
3. Kussie P, Loizos N, LaRiccia L, Frost P, Huston KK, Hummers L, Boin F, Wigley F.  Determination of Serum Anti-PDGF Receptor Alpha Antibody Levels Using Electrochemiluminescence.  Presented at the International Workshop on Scleroderma Tokyo Japan 2007
 

On Staff At

  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City