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Anthony H. Guarino, MD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
Division of Pain Management

Specialty Areas

Acute and Chronic Pain
Pain Management

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology
Pain Management

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Acute and chronic pain. Interventional pain management, nerve blocks, neurolysis, epidurals, intrathecal catheters, spinal cord stimulators, spinal diagnostics, radiofrequency neuroablation, discograms, intradiscal electrothermy -- IDET

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

969 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-996-8631
Fax: 314-996-8742

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pain Management, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 1997
Residency: Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 1996
Medical Degree: University Of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 1992

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Identification and Treatment of New Inflammatory Triggers for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth and Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Weinstock LB, Myers TL, Walters AS, Schwartz OA, Younger JW, Chopra PJ, Guarino AH
A A Case Rep. 2016 May 1; 6(9)272-6. doi: 10.1213/XAA.0000000000000292.

PMID:
    26867023
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Can tapentadol cause a false-positive urine drug screen result for amphetamine?
Tang S, Mullins ME, Braun BM, Hock KG, Scott MG, Guarino AH, Brasington RD
Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2012 Dec; 50(10)1174-5. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2012.735367.

PMID:
    23088194
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Perils of intravascular methylprednisolone injection into the vertebral artery. An animal study.
Okubadejo GO, Talcott MR, Schmidt RE, Sharma A, Patel AA, Mackey RB, Guarino AH, Moran CJ, Riew KD
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Sep; 90(9)1932-8. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.G.01182.

PMID:
    18762654
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An assessment protocol to guide opioid prescriptions for patients with chronic pain.
Guarino AH, Myers JC
Mo Med. 2007 Nov-Dec; 104(6)513-6.

PMID:
    18210916
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A descriptive case series: oral transmucosal fentanyl use in patients with noncancerous pain.
Guarino AH, Myers J, Cornell ME
J Opioid Manag. 2006 Mar-Apr; 2(2)81-7.

PMID:
    17315423
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pneumocephalus after a lumbar epidural steroid injection.
Guarino AH, Wright NM
Pain Physician. 2005 Apr; 8(2)239-41.

PMID:
    16850078
    [PubMed]
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Treatment of intractable constipation with orlistat: a report of three cases.
Guarino AH
Pain Med. 2005 Jul-Aug; 6(4)327-8.

PMID:
    16083464
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Discography: A Review.
Guarino AH
Curr Rev Pain. 1999; 3(6)473-480.

PMID:
    10998706
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Spinal cord stimulation for failed back surgery syndrome: technical advances, patient selection and outcome.
North RB, Guarino AH
Neuromodulation. 1999 Jul; 2(3)171-8. doi: 10.1046/j.1525-1403.1999.00171.x.

PMID:
    22151204
    [PubMed]
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More on reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome following air-bag inflation.
Guarino AH
N Engl J Med. 1998 Jan 29; 338(5)334-5.

PMID:
    9446036
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians work collaboratively with pharmaceutical or medical device companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our faculty physicians are paid by these commercial companies to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this web site, physicians earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following earned financial interests during calendar year 2016.

Company Name: AstraZenica

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees: $25,001 - $50,000

Reporting Date: May 01, 2017