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Cristine Klatt-Cromwell, MD

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology
Division of Head and Neck Surgery

Specialty Areas

Head and Neck Surgery
Sinus Disease
Sinus Surgery
Ear, Nose and Throat
Skull Base Tumors
Sleep Apnea

Board Certifications


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Rhinology, nasal polyps, chronic sinusitis, septal deviation, sinonasal tumors, CSF leaks, anterior skull base tumors, orbital tumors, orbital decompression, sinus disease, sinus surgery, sleep apnea and snoring, epistaxis.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research



Center for Advanced Medicine
Ear, Nose and Throat Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-7509

West County ENT

1040 N. Mason Road, Suite 123
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-362-7509
Fax: 314-432-8208



Fellowship, Advanced Rhinology, Oncology and Open/Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 2017
Residency, Otolaryngology: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 2016
Medical Degree: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Norman, OK 2011
BA, Biochemistry: University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 2007

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Does perioperative oxandrolone improve nutritional status in patients with cachexia related to head and neck carcinoma?
Osmolak AM, Klatt-Cromwell CN, Price AM, Sanclement JA, Krempl GA
Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2019 Jun; 4(3)314-318. doi: 10.1002/lio2.268.

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Morphologic, intraoperative, and histologic risk factors for sinonasal inverted papilloma recurrence.
Lee JJ, Roland LT, Licata JJ, Orlowski HLP, Jiramongkolchai P, Piccirillo JF, Kallogjeri D, Klatt-Cromwell CN, Chernock RD, Schneider JS
Laryngoscope. 2019 May 21; doi: 10.1002/lary.28078.

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Reconstruction of Skull Base Defects.
Klatt-Cromwell CN, Thorp BD, Del Signore AG, Ebert CS, Ewend MG, Zanation AM
Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2016 Feb; 49(1)107-17. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2015.09.006.

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The Endoscopic Endonasal Approach to the Hypoglossal Canal: The Role of the Eustachian Tube as a Landmark for Dissection.
Sreenath SB, Recinos PF, McClurg SW, Thorp BD, McKinney KA, Klatt-Cromwell C, Zanation AM
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Oct; 141(10)927-33.

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Effect of cochlear nerve electrocautery on the adult cochlear nucleus.
Iseli CE, Merwin WH 3rd, Klatt-Cromwell C, Hutson KA, Ewend MG, Adunka OF, Fitzpatrick DC, Buchman CA
Otol Neurotol. 2015 Apr; 36(4)670-7. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000000588.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chest high-frequency oscillatory treatment for severe atelectasis in a patient with toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Ortiz-Pujols S, Boschini LA, Klatt-Cromwell C, Short KA, Hwang J, Cairns BA, Jones SW
J Burn Care Res. 2013 Mar-Apr; 34(2)e112-5. doi: 10.1097/BCR.0b013e318257d83e.

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Areas of Research Interest

Dr. Klatt-Cromwell's research interests include clinical outcomes for endoscopic skull base patients including those with benign or malignant tumors, and assessing endoscopic reconstruction options for skull base cases including the development of new techniques.