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Surgery / Pediatric Surgery

Martin S. Keller, MD

Current Position
Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Director of Trauma, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Surgery
Newborn Medicine - Neonatal Surgery
Pediatric General Surgery

Patients Seen At
St Louis Children's Hospital
One Children's Place, Suite A, 1
St. Louis, MO  63110
Fax:   314-454-2442
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Mailing Address
Department of Pediatric Surgery
One Children's Place
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Newborn surgery, pediatric general surgery, trauma, critical care and ECMO, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.

Areas of Research Interest
improving the efficacy of trauma resuscitation, renal injury outcomes

Board Certification
Pediatric Surgery -- Certified
Surgical Critical Care -- Certified
Surgery -- Certified

Medical Education
Residency: Pediatric Surgery, Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO
B.A. Biology: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1985
Medical Degree: M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington Vermont, 1990
Residency: Surgery, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, University of Vermont, School of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, 1996
Fellowship: Trauma & Critical Care, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1998
Hospital Affiliations
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Honors and Awards
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 2011-2013, (Best Doctors, Inc.)

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Desmarais TJ, Keller MS. Pectus carinatum. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2013 Jun.

Mazotas IG, Hamilton NA, McCubbins MA, Keller MS. The long-term outcome of retained foreign bodies in pediatric gunshot wounds. J Trauma Nurs. 2012 Oct-Dec.

Pineda JA, Leonard JR, Mazotas IG, Noetzel M, Limbrick DD, Keller MS, Gill J, Doctor A. Effect of implementation of a paediatric neurocritical care programme on outcomes after severe traumatic brain injury: a retrospective cohort study. Lancet Neurol. 2013 Jan.

Hucthagowder V, Liu TC, Paciorkowski AR, Thio LL, Keller MS, Anderson CD, Herman T, Dehner LP, Grange DK, Kulkarni S. Chromosome 2p15p16.1 microdeletion syndrome: 2.5 Mb deletion in a patient with renal anomalies, intractable seizures and a choledochal cyst. Eur J Med Genet. 2012 Aug-Sep.

Bucher BT, Hall BL, Warner BW, Keller MS. Intussusception in children: cost-effectiveness of ultrasound vs diagnostic contrast enema. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Jun.

Bucher BT, Guth RM, Elward AM, Hamilton NA, Dillon PA, Warner BW, Keller MS. Risk factors and outcomes of surgical site infection in children. J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jun.

Hamilton NA, Bucher BT, Keller MS. The significance of first rib fractures in children. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Jan.

Bucher BT, Keller MS. Images in clinical medicine. Meckel's diverticulum. N Engl J Med. 2010 Nov 18.

Bucher BT, Seigel J, Rosenblum E, Nesslein C, Keswani S, Foglia RP, Dillon PA, Warner BW, Keller MS. A pediatric acute wound service: a novel approach in wound management. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jan.

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