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Chi-Tsai Tang, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery and Neurology
Director, PM&R Sports Medicine Fellowship
Director, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Specialty Areas

Orthopedic Surgery
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital



Areas of Clinical Interest

Physiatry, conservative management of orthopedic problems

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer 40 Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63017

Office Phone: (314) 514-3500
Fax: (314) 514-3555

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

969 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-514-3500



Medical Degree: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 2004
Fellowship: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2010
BSE: Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 2000
Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Poster 124 Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound for an Atypical Presentation of Low Back Pain in a Young Adult Male: A Case Report.
Creighton AP, Andrus CH, Tang CT
PM R. 2016 Sep; 8(9S)S202. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.07.166.

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The efficacy of lumbar epidural steroid injections: transforaminal, interlaminar, and caudal approaches.
Rho ME, Tang CT
Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2011 Feb; 22(1)139-48. doi: 10.1016/j.pmr.2010.10.006.

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Venous thromboembolic events in the rehabilitation setting.
Kelly BM, Yoder BM, Tang CT, Wakefield TW
PM R. 2010 Jul; 2(7)647-63. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2010.03.029.

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Influence of needle type on the incidence of intravascular injection during transforaminal epidural injections: a comparison of short-bevel and long-bevel needles.
Smuck M, Yu AJ, Tang CT, Zemper E
Spine J. 2010 May; 10(5)367-71. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2009.12.018.

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Incidence of simultaneous epidural and vascular injection during cervical transforaminal epidural injections.
Smuck M, Tang CT, Fuller BJ
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Oct 1; 34(21)E751-5. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181b043d1.

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