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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

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

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

Preventing the Progression of Intestinal Failure-Associated Liver Disease in Infants Using a Composite Lipid Emulsion: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of SMOFlipid.
Diamond IR, Grant RC, Pencharz PB, de Silva N, Feldman BM, Fitzgerald P, Sigalet D, Dicken B, Turner J, Marchand V, Ling SC, Moore AM, Avitzur Y, Wales PW
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2016 Feb 2; pii: 0148607115626921.

PMID:
    26838529
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Associations of Perinatal Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Measures with Developmental Outcomes in Children Born Very Preterm.
Young JM, Morgan BR, Powell TL, Moore AM, Whyte HE, Smith ML, Taylor MJ
J Pediatr. 2015 Dec 17; pii: S0022-3476(15)01456-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2015.11.044.

PMID:
    26707586
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Hyaluronic acid/carboxymethyl cellulose directly applied to transected nerve decreases axonal outgrowth.
Agenor A, Dvoracek L, Leu A, Hunter DA, Newton P, Yan Y, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Moore AM, Wood MD
J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2015 Dec 1; doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33576.

PMID:
    26621079
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The neuroendocrine genesis of polycystic ovary syndrome: A role for arcuate nucleus GABA neurons.
Moore AM, Campbell RE
J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2015 Oct 9; pii: S0960-0760(15)30104-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2015.10.002.

PMID:
    26455490
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Comparison of acellular nerve allograft modification with Schwann cells or VEGF.
Hoben G, Yan Y, Iyer N, Newton P, Hunter DA, Moore AM, Sakiyama-Elbert SE, Wood MD, Mackinnon SE
Hand (N Y). 2015 Sep; 10(3)396-402. doi: 10.1007/s11552-014-9720-0.

PMID:
    26330769
    [PubMed]
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The Supercharge End-to-Side Anterior Interosseous-to-Ulnar Motor Nerve Transfer for Restoring Intrinsic Function: Clinical Experience.
Davidge KM, Yee A, Moore AM, Mackinnon SE
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Sep; 136(3)344e-352e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001514.

PMID:
    26313839
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The estimated incidence of induced abortion in Kenya: a cross-sectional study.
Mohamed SF, Izugbara C, Moore AM, Mutua M, Kimani-Murage EW, Ziraba AK, Bankole A, Singh SD, Egesa C
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Aug 21; 15185. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0621-1.

PMID:
    26294220
    [PubMed - in process]
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Bayesian chronological analyses consistent with synchronous age of 12,835-12,735 Cal B.P. for Younger Dryas boundary on four continents.
Kennett JP, Kennett DJ, Culleton BJ, Aura Tortosa JE, Bischoff JL, Bunch TE, Daniel IR Jr, Erlandson JM, Ferraro D, Firestone RB, Goodyear AC, Israde-Alcántara I, Johnson JR, Jordá Pardo JF, Kimbel DR, LeCompte MA, Lopinot NH, Mahaney WC, Moore AM, Moore CR, Ray JH, Stafford TW Jr, Tankersley KB, Wittke JH, Wolbach WS, West A
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Aug 11; 112(32)E4344-53. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1507146112.

PMID:
    26216981
    [PubMed]
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Erratum: Gut resistome development in healthy twin pairs in the first year of life.
Moore AM, Ahmadi S, Patel S, Gibson MK, Wang B, Ndao IM, Deych E, Shannon W, Tarr PI, Warner BB, Dantas G
Microbiome. 2015; 329. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0095-4.

PMID:
    26207183
    [PubMed]
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Gut resistome development in healthy twin pairs in the first year of life.
Moore AM, Ahmadi S, Patel S, Gibson MK, Wang B, Ndao MI, Deych E, Shannon W, Tarr PI, Warner BB, Dantas G
Microbiome. 2015; 327. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0090-9.

PMID:
    26113976
    [PubMed]
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Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia.
Moore AM, Bankole A, Awolude O, Audam S, Oladokun A, Adewole I
Afr J AIDS Res. 2015; 14(1)29-42. doi: 10.2989/16085906.2015.1016981.

PMID:
    25920981
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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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Children's mathematical performance: five cognitive tasks across five grades.
Moore AM, Ashcraft MH
J Exp Child Psychol. 2015 Jul; 1351-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jecp.2015.02.003.

PMID:
    25814266
    [PubMed - in process]
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Low birthweight, gestational age, need for surgical intervention and gram-negative bacteraemia predict intestinal failure following necrotising enterocolitis.
Elfvin A, Dinsdale E, Wales PW, Moore AM
Acta Paediatr. 2015 Aug; 104(8)771-6. doi: 10.1111/apa.12997.

PMID:
    25762289
    [PubMed - in process]
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Principles of nerve repair in complex wounds of the upper extremity.
Moore AM, Wagner IJ, Fox IK
Semin Plast Surg. 2015 Feb; 29(1)40-7. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1544169.

PMID:
    25685102
    [PubMed]
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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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Regional ocean data assimilation.
Edwards CA, Moore AM, Hoteit I, Cornuelle BD
Ann Rev Mar Sci. 2015; 721-42. doi: 10.1146/annurev-marine-010814-015821.

PMID:
    25103331
    [PubMed - in process]
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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