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About Dr. Merlin G. Butler

Merlin Butler is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics expert in Kansas City, Kansas. Butler has been practicing medicine for over 45 years and is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Prader-Willi Syndrome, Angelman Syndrome, Aminoaciduria, Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), and Sleeve Gastrectomy. He is licensed to treat patients in Missouri. Butler is currently accepting new patients.

His clinical research consists of co-authoring 197 peer reviewed articles and participating in 6 clinical trials in the past 15 years.


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  •  Blue Cross Blue Shield
  •  Ambetter
  •  Oscar
  •  Aetna

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4000 Cambridge St, Kansas City, KS 66160
Other Locations
Kansas City, KS 66160
8000 W 127th St, Overland Park, KS 66213
Background & Education
Graduate Institution
University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine, 1978
Medical Genetics
Clinical Genetics in MO
Hospital Affiliations
The University Of Kansas Hospital
Languages Spoken
Clinical Research

Clinical research consists of overseeing clinical studies of patients undergoing new treatments and therapies, and publishing articles in peer reviewed medical journals. Doctors who actively participate in clinical research are generally at the forefront of the fields and aware of the most up-to-date advances in treatments for their patients.

6 Clinical Trials

An Open-Label, Long-Term Safety and Efficacy Evaluation of Diazoxide Choline Extended-Release Tablets in Participants With Prader-Willi Syndrome With a Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Withdrawal Period
Growth Hormone Use in Adults With Prader-Willi Syndrome
Genomic Search for Childhood Obesity Genes-A Pilot Study
Pilot Study of Startle-response Test to Assess Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation- Induced Modulation of Hyperphagia in Prader-Willi Syndrome
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197 Total Publications

Genetic conditions of short stature: A review of three classic examples.

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