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Amy M. Moore, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Surgery

Specialty Areas

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Injury
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
Pediatric Plastic Surgery
Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Surgery

Areas of Clinical Interest

Complex wrist, hand, peripheral nerve and brachial plexus surgery for adults and children, upper extremity trauma, distal radius fractures, complex wrist surgery, wrist arthroscopy, peripheral nerve surgery in hand/upper extremity and lower extremity, carpal tunnel syndrome, and brachial plexus reconstruction

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-7388
Fax: 314-367-0225

Center for Advanced Medicine
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: G
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-7388
Fax: 314-367-0225

Education

Education

Fellowship: Orthopedic Hand, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 2012
Medical Degree: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 2004
BS: University of Richmond, Richmond, VA 1999
Residency: General Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2007
Fellowship: Peripheral Nerve Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2009
Residency: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2011

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Cadaveric nerve allotransplantation in the treatment of persistent thoracic neuralgia.
Barbour JR, Yee A, Moore AM, Trulock EP, Buchowski JM, Mackinnon SE
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Apr; 99(4)1414-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.06.092.

PMID:
    25841822
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Enhancement of a robust arcuate GABAergic input to gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons in a model of polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Moore AM, Prescott M, Marshall CJ, Yip SH, Campbell RE
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jan 13; 112(2)596-601. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1415038112.

PMID:
    25550522
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Osteocutaneous radial forearm free flap in subtotal nasal reconstruction.
Moore AM, Montgomery J, McMahon J, Sheikh S
BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Nov 26; 2014pii: bcr2014207147. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-207147.

PMID:
    25427933
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Motor and sensory nerve transfers in the forearm and hand.
Moore AM, Franco M, Tung TH
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4)721-30. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000509.

PMID:
    25357031
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bucking social norms: examining anomalous fertility aspirations in the face of HIV in Lusaka, Zambia.
Moore AM, Keogh S, Kavanaugh M, Bankole A, Mulambia C, Mutombo N
Soc Sci Med. 2014 Oct; 11988-97. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.08.015.

PMID:
    25150655
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The time for a confirmative necrotizing enterocolitis probiotics prevention trial in the extremely low birth weight infant in North America is now!
Abrahamsson TR, Rautava S, Moore AM, Neu J, Sherman PM
J Pediatr. 2014 Aug; 165(2)389-94. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.05.012.

PMID:
    24948349
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Defining consensus: a systematic review recommends methodologic criteria for reporting of Delphi studies.
Diamond IR, Grant RC, Feldman BM, Pencharz PB, Ling SC, Moore AM, Wales PW
J Clin Epidemiol. 2014 Apr; 67(4)401-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.12.002.

PMID:
    24581294
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Advances in nerve transfer surgery.
Moore AM, Novak CB
J Hand Ther. 2014 Apr-Jun; 27(2)96-104; quiz 105. doi: 10.1016/j.jht.2013.12.007.

PMID:
    24513183
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Perceptions of susceptibility to pregnancy among U.S. women obtaining abortions.
Frohwirth L, Moore AM, Maniaci R
Soc Sci Med. 2013 Dec; 9918-26. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.10.010.

PMID:
    24355466
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric fecal microbiota harbor diverse and novel antibiotic resistance genes.
Moore AM, Patel S, Forsberg KJ, Wang B, Bentley G, Razia Y, Qin X, Tarr PI, Dantas G
PLoS One. 2013; 8(11)e78822. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0078822.

PMID:
    24236055
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A prospective comparison of intestinal sonography and abdominal radiographs in a neonatal intensive care unit.
Silva CT, Daneman A, Navarro OM, Moineddin R, Levine D, Moore AM
Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Nov; 43(11)1453-63. doi: 10.1007/s00247-013-2777-z.

PMID:
    24026851
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The association between glomus tumors and neurofibromatosis.
Harrison B, Moore AM, Calfee R, Sammer DM
J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Aug; 38(8)1571-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.05.025.

PMID:
    23849732
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Brain metabolite concentrations are associated with illness severity scores and white matter abnormalities in very preterm infants.
Card D, Nossin-Manor R, Moore AM, Raybaud C, Sled JG, Taylor MJ
Pediatr Res. 2013 Jul; 74(1)75-81. doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.62.

PMID:
    23575877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Food fortification and decline in the prevalence of neural tube defects: does public intervention reduce the socioeconomic gap in prevalence?
Agha MM, Glazier RH, Moineddin R, Moore AM, Guttmann A
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2013 Mar 28; 10(4)1312-23. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10041312.

PMID:
    23538728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Abortion incidence and postabortion care in Rwanda.
Basinga P, Moore AM, Singh SD, Carlin EE, Birungi F, Ngabo F
Stud Fam Plann. 2012 Mar; 43(1)11-20.

PMID:
    23185868
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Community attitudes towards childbearing and abortion among HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia.
Kavanaugh ML, Moore AM, Akinyemi O, Adewole I, Dzekedzeke K, Awolude O, Arulogun O
Cult Health Sex. 2013; 15(2)160-74. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2012.745271.

PMID:
    23173695
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Obturator nerve transfer for femoral nerve reconstruction: anatomic study and clinical application.
Tung TH, Chao A, Moore AM
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Nov; 130(5)1066-74. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318267d589.

PMID:
    23096607
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Unwanted sexual experiences among young men in four sub-Saharan African countries: prevalence and context.
Moore AM, Madise N, Awusabo-Asare K
Cult Health Sex. 2012 Oct; 14(9)1021-35. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2012.713119.

PMID:
    22943657
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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More than poverty: disruptive events among women having abortions in the USA.
Jones RK, Frohwirth L, Moore AM
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2013 Jan; 39(1)36-43. doi: 10.1136/jfprhc-2012-100311.

PMID:
    22906858
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preferred management of recalcitrant plantar fasciitis among orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeons.
DiGiovanni BF, Moore AM, Zlotnicki JP, Pinney SJ
Foot Ankle Int. 2012 Jun; 33(6)507-12. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2012.0507.

PMID:
    22735325
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Mechanisms involved in partial nerve injury and regeneration, supercharge nerve transfers and drug delivery for improving functional outcomes in patients with nerve injury