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Dale S. Colorado, DO, MPH

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Assistant Professor, Neurology

Specialty Areas

Orthopedics
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Physiatry

Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Evaluation and nonoperativemanagement of all musculoskeletal injuries, with special interests in sportsand spine related injuries, therapeutic spine and peripheral joint injections,sport related concussions, musculoskeletal and neuromuscular ultrasound, andelectrodiagnostics.

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Orthopedic Surgery Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-514-3500

Suite: A
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 514-3500
Fax: (314) 514-3555

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer 40 Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63017

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

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science: University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts, Iowa City, IA 2004
Master of Public Health: Des Moines University College of Health Sciences, Des Moines, IA 2009
Medical Degree: Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, IA 2009
Fellowship, Sports Medicine and Interventional Spine: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2014
Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI 2013

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Nrf2 stabilization prevents critical oxidative damage in Down syndrome cells.
Zamponi E, Zamponi N, Coskun P, Quassollo G, Lorenzo A, Cannas SA, Pigino G, Chialvo D, Gardiner K, Busciglio J, Helguera P
Aging Cell. 2018 Jul 20; e12812. doi: 10.1111/acel.12812.

PMID:
    30028071
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Reliability of parent report measures of behaviour in children with Down syndrome.
Esbensen AJ, Hoffman EK, Shaffer R, Chen E, Patel L, Jacola L
J Intellect Disabil Res. 2018 Sep; 62(9)785-797. doi: 10.1111/jir.12533.

PMID:
    30022564
    [PubMed - in process]
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Typical features of Parkinson disease and diagnostic challenges with microdeletion 22q11.2.
Boot E, Butcher NJ, Udow S, Marras C, Mok KY, Kaneko S, Barrett MJ, Prontera P, Berman BD, Masellis M, Dufournet B, Nguyen K, Charles P, Mutez E, Danaila T, Jacquette A, Colin O, Drapier S, Borg M, Fiksinski AM, Vergaelen E, Swillen A, Vogels A, Plate A, Perandones C, Gasser T, Clerinx K, Bourdain F, Mills K, Williams NM, Wood NW, Booij J, Lang AE, Bassett AS, International Research Group on 22q11.2DS-associated Parkinson's Disease.
Neurology. 2018 Jun 5; 90(23)e2059-e2067. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005660.

PMID:
    29752303
    [PubMed - in process]
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Levodopa-Responsive Early-Onset Parkinsonism in Down Syndrome.
Palat P, Hickey F, Patel L, Sannar E
Case Rep Neurol Med. 2018; 20182314791. doi: 10.1155/2018/2314791.

PMID:
    29666730
    [PubMed]
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Treatment Strategies for Dravet Syndrome.
Knupp KG, Wirrell EC
CNS Drugs. 2018 Apr; 32(4)335-350. doi: 10.1007/s40263-018-0511-y.

PMID:
    29594870
    [PubMed - in process]
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The distressed (Type D) personality factor of social inhibition, but not negative affectivity, enhances eyeblink conditioning.
Allen MT, Handy JD, Blankenship MR, Servatius RJ
Behav Brain Res. 2018 Jun 1; 34593-103. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2018.02.035.

PMID:
    29486267
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sleep Behavior and EEG Oscillations in Aged Dp(16)1Yey/+ Mice: A Down Syndrome Model.
Levenga J, Peterson DJ, Cain P, Hoeffer CA
Neuroscience. 2018 Apr 15; 376117-126. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.02.009.

PMID:
    29454635
    [PubMed - in process]
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Lingual tonsillectomy in children with Down syndrome: Is it safe?
Skirko JR, Jensen EL, Friedman NR
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Feb; 10552-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2017.11.027.

PMID:
    29447819
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mild myelin disruption elicits early alteration in behavior and proliferation in the subventricular zone.
Gould EA, Busquet N, Shepherd D, Dietz RM, Herson PS, Simoes de Souza FM, Li A, George NM, Restrepo D, Macklin WB
Elife. 2018 Feb 13; 7pii: e34783. doi: 10.7554/eLife.34783.

PMID:
    29436368
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic comparison of subcutaneous <i>versus</i> intramuscular leuprolide acetate formulations in male subjects.
Saltzstein D, Shore ND, Moul JW, Chu F, Concepcion R, de la Motte S, McLane JA, Atkinson S, Yang A, Crawford ED
Ther Adv Urol. 2018 Feb; 10(2)43-50. doi: 10.1177/1756287217738150.

PMID:
    29434672
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Assessing the impact of caring for a child with Dravet syndrome: Results of a caregiver survey.
Campbell JD, Whittington MD, Kim CH, VanderVeen GR, Knupp KG, Gammaitoni A
Epilepsy Behav. 2018 Mar; 80152-156. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2018.01.003.

PMID:
    29414545
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The direct and indirect costs of Dravet Syndrome.
Whittington MD, Knupp KG, Vanderveen G, Kim C, Gammaitoni A, Campbell JD
Epilepsy Behav. 2018 Mar; 80109-113. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2017.12.034.

PMID:
    29414539
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Adaptive behavior in infants and toddlers with Down syndrome and fragile X syndrome.
Will EA, Caravella KE, Hahn LJ, Fidler DJ, Roberts JE
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2018 Apr; 177(3)358-368. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32619.

PMID:
    29399949
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Red blood cell metabolism in Down syndrome: hints on metabolic derangements in aging.
Culp-Hill R, Zheng C, Reisz JA, Smith K, Rachubinski A, Nemkov T, Butcher E, Granrath R, Hansen KC, Espinosa JM, D'Alessandro A
Blood Adv. 2017 Dec 26; 1(27)2776-2780. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2017011957.

PMID:
    29296929
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The GABA<sub>A</sub>α5-selective Modulator, RO4938581, Rescues Protein Anomalies in the Ts65Dn Mouse Model of Down Syndrome.
Block A, Ahmed MM, Rueda N, Hernandez MC, Martinez-Cué C, Gardiner KJ
Neuroscience. 2018 Feb 21; 372192-212. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.12.038.

PMID:
    29292072
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Adaptive behaviour, executive function and employment in adults with Down syndrome.
Tomaszewski B, Fidler D, Talapatra D, Riley K
J Intellect Disabil Res. 2018 Jan; 62(1)41-52. doi: 10.1111/jir.12450.

PMID:
    29214700
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Co-occurring medical conditions in adults with Down syndrome: A systematic review toward the development of health care guidelines.
Capone GT, Chicoine B, Bulova P, Stephens M, Hart S, Crissman B, Videlefsky A, Myers K, Roizen N, Esbensen A, Peterson M, Santoro S, Woodward J, Martin B, Smith D, Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group DSMIG-USA Adult Health Care Workgroup.
Am J Med Genet A. 2018 Jan; 176(1)116-133. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.38512.

PMID:
    29130597
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Trisomy 21 causes changes in the circulating proteome indicative of chronic autoinflammation.
Sullivan KD, Evans D, Pandey A, Hraha TH, Smith KP, Markham N, Rachubinski AL, Wolter-Warmerdam K, Hickey F, Espinosa JM, Blumenthal T
Sci Rep. 2017 Nov 1; 7(1)14818. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-13858-3.

PMID:
    29093484
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Estimating Survival in Melanoma Patients With Brain Metastases: An Update of the Graded Prognostic Assessment for Melanoma Using Molecular Markers (Melanoma-molGPA).
Sperduto PW, Jiang W, Brown PD, Braunstein S, Sneed P, Wattson DA, Shih HA, Bangdiwala A, Shanley R, Lockney NA, Beal K, Lou E, Amatruda T, Sperduto WA, Kirkpatrick JP, Yeh N, Gaspar LE, Molitoris JK, Masucci L, Roberge D, Yu J, Chiang V, Mehta M
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 Nov 15; 99(4)812-816. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.06.2454.

PMID:
    29063850
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Navigation accuracy comparing non-covered frame and use of plastic sterile drapes to cover the reference frame in 3D acquisition.
Corenman DS, Strauch EL, Dornan GJ, Otterstrom E, Zalepa King L
J Spine Surg. 2017 Sep; 3(3)392-397. doi: 10.21037/jss.2017.08.14.

PMID:
    29057348
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Videos

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Areas of Research Interest

Use of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular ultrasound, electrodiagnostics, sports concussion, shoulder disorders, low back pain, and young adult hip disorders.