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Dale S. Colorado, DO, MPH

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Assistant Professor, Neurology

Specialty Areas

Orthopedics
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine

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
Phone: 314-514-3500

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

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
    [PubMed]
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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. 2017 Dec 29; pii: S0306-4522(17)30928-4. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2017.12.038.

PMID:
    29292072
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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
    [PubMed - in process]
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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
    [PubMed - in process]
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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
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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
    [PubMed]
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Abstracts and Workshops 7th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference November 9 - 11, 2017 Fallsview Casino Resort Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
Shojaei MH, Alavinia M, Craven BC, Cheng CL, Plashkes T, Shen T, Fallah N, Humphreys S, O'Connell C, Linassi AG, Ho C, Short C, Ethans K, Charbonneau R, Paquet J, Noonan VK, Furlan JC, Fehlings MG, Craven BC, Likitlersuang J, Sumitro E, Kalsi-Ryan S, Zariffa J, Wolfe D, Cornell S, Gagliardi J, Marrocco S, Rivers CS, Fallah NN, Noonan VK, Whitehurst D, Schwartz C, Finkelstein J, Craven BC, Ethans K, O'Connell C, Truchon C, Ho C, Linassi AG, Short C, Tsai E, Drew B, Ahn H, Dvorak MF, Paquet J, Fehlings MG, Noreau L, Lenz K, Bailey KA, Allison D, Ditor D, Baron J, Tomasone J, Curran D, Miller T, Grimshaw J, Moineau B, Alizadeh-Meghrazi M, Stefan G, Masani K, Popovic MR, Sumitro E, Likitlersuang J, Kalsi-Ryan S, Zariffa J, Garcia-Garcia MG, Marquez-Chin C, Popovic MR, Furlan JC, Gulasingam S, Craven BC, Furlan JC, Gulasingam S, Craven BC, Khan A, Pujol C, Laylor M, Unic N, Pakosh M, Musselman K, Brisbois LM, Catharine Craven B, Verrier MC, Jones MK, O'Shea R, Valika S, Holtz K, Szefer E, Noonan V, Kwon B, Mills P, Morin C, Harris A, Cheng C, Aspinall A, Plashkes T, Noonan VK, Chan K, Verrier MC, Craven BC, Alappat C, Flett HM, Furlan JC, Musselman KE, Milligan J, Hillier LM, Bauman C, Donaldson L, Lee J, Milligan J, Lee J, Hillier LM, Slonim K, Wolfe D, Sleeth L, Jeske S, Kras-Dupuis A, Marrocco S, McRae S, Flett H, Mokry J, Zee J, Bayley M, Lemay JF, Roy A, Gagnon HD, Jones MK, O'Shea R, Theiss R, Flett H, Guy K, Johnston G, Kokotow M, Mills S, Mokry J, Bain P, Scovil C, Houghton P, Lala D, Orr L, Holyoke P, Wolfe D, Orr L, Brooke J, Holyoke P, Lala D, Houghton P, Martin Ginis KA, Shaw RB, Stork MJ, McBride CB, Furlan JC, Craven BC, Giangregorio L, Hitzig S, Kapadia N, Popovic MR, Zivanovic V, Valiante T, Popovic MR, Patsakos E, Brisbois L, Farahani F, Kaiser A, Craven BC, Patsakos E, Kaiser A, Brisbois L, Farahani F, Craven BC, Mortenson B, MacGillivray M, Mahsa S, Adams J, Sawatzky B, Mills P, Arbour-Nicitopoulos K, Bassett-Gunter R, Leo J, Sharma R, Latimer-Cheung A, Olds T, Martin Ginis K, Graco M, Cross S, Thiyagarajan C, Shafazand S, Ayas N, Schembri R, Booker L, Nicholls C, Burns P, Nash M, Green S, Berlowitz DJ, Taran S, Rocchi M, Martin Ginis KA, Sweet SN, Caron JG, Sweet SN, Rocchi MA, Zelaya W, Sweet SN, Bergquist AJ, Del Castillo-Valenzuela MF, Popovic MR, Masani K, Ethans K, Casey A, Namaka M, Krassiokov-Enns D, Marquez-Chin C, Marquis A, Desai N, Zivanovic V, Hebert D, Popovic MR, Furlan JC, Craven BC, McLeod J, Hicks A, Gauthier C, Arel J, Brosseau R, Hicks AL, Gagnon DH, Nejatbakhsh N, Kaiser A, Hitzig SL, Cappe S, McGillivray C, Singh H, Sam J, Flett H, Craven BC, Verrier M, Musselman K, Koh RGL, Garai P, Zariffa J, Unger J, Oates AR, Arora T, Musselman K, Moshe B, Anthony B, Gulasingam S, Craven BC, Michalovic E, Gainforth HL, Baron J, Graham ID, Sweet SN, Chan B, Craven BC, Wodchis W, Cadarette S, Krahn M, Mittmann N, Chemtob K, Rocchi MA, Arbour-Nicitopoulos K, Kairy D, Sweet SN, Sabetian P, Koh RGL, Zariffa J, Yoo P, Iwasa SN, Babona-Pilipos R, Schneider P, Velayudhan P, Ahmed U, Popovic MR, Morshead CM, Yoo J, Shinya M, Milosevic M, Masani K, Gabison S, Mathur S, Nussbaum E, Popovic M, Verrier MC, Musselman K, Lemay JF, McCullum S, Guy K, Walden K, Zariffa J, Kalsi-Ryan S, Alizadeh-Meghrazi M, Lee J, Milligan J, Smith M, Athanasopoulos P, Jeji T, Howcroft J, Howcroft J, Townson A, Willms R, Plashkes T, Mills S, Flett H, Scovil C, Mazzella F, Morris H, Ventre A, Loh E, Guy S, Kramer J, Jeji T, Xia N, Mehta S, Martin Ginis KA, McBride CB, Shaw RB, West C, Ethans K, O'Connell C, Charlifue S, Gagnon DH, Escalona Castillo MJ, Vermette M, Carvalho LP, Karelis A, Kairy D, Aubertin-Leheudre M, Duclos C, Houghton PE, Orr L, Holyoke P, Kras-Dupuis A, Wolfe D, Munro B, Sweeny M, Craven BC, Flett H, Hitzig S, Farahani F, Alavinia SM, Omidvar M, Bayley M, Sweet SN, Gassaway J, Shaw R, Hong M, Everhart-Skeels S, Houlihan B, Burns A, Bilsky G, Lanig I, Graco M, Cross S, Thiyagarajan C, Shafazand S, Ayas N, Schembri R, Booker L, Nicholls C, Burns P, Nash M, Green S, Berlowitz D, Furlan JC, Kalsi-Ryan S
J Spinal Cord Med. 2017 Nov; 40(6)813-869. doi: 10.1080/10790268.2017.1369666.

PMID:
    29034821
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Performance and Ratings Based Measures of Executive Function in School-Aged Children with Down Syndrome.
Daunhauer LA, Gerlach-McDonald B, Will E, Fidler DJ
Dev Neuropsychol. 2017; 42(6)351-368. doi: 10.1080/87565641.2017.1360303.

PMID:
    28985480
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Force-activated DNA substrates for probing individual proteins interacting with single-stranded DNA.
Okoniewski SR, Uyetake L, Perkins TT
Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Oct 13; 45(18)10775-10782. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx761.

PMID:
    28977580
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Activation of Nigrostriatal Dopamine Neurons during Fear Extinction Prevents the Renewal of Fear.
Bouchet CA, Miner MA, Loetz EC, Rosberg AJ, Hake HS, Farmer CE, Ostrovskyy M, Gray N, Greenwood BN
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Feb; 43(3)665-672. doi: 10.1038/npp.2017.235.

PMID:
    28976945
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The TRPM2 ion channel contributes to cytokine hyperproduction in a mouse model of Down Syndrome.
Gally F, Rao DM, Schmitz C, Colvin KL, Yeager ME, Perraud AL
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2018 Jan; 1864(1)126-132. doi: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2017.09.025.

PMID:
    28970008
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Exosomal biomarkers in Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease.
Hamlett ED, Ledreux A, Potter H, Chial HJ, Patterson D, Espinosa JM, Bettcher BM, Granholm AC
Free Radic Biol Med. 2018 Jan; 114110-121. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2017.08.028.

PMID:
    28882786
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Accuracy of Parental Perception of Nighttime Breathing in Children with Down Syndrome.
Friedman NR, Ruiz AG, Gao D, Ingram DG
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Sep 1; 194599817726286. doi: 10.1177/0194599817726286.

PMID:
    28871845
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Understanding Hearing and Hearing Loss in Children With Down Syndrome.
Nightengale E, Yoon P, Wolter-Warmerdam K, Daniels D, Hickey F
Am J Audiol. 2017 Sep 18; 26(3)301-308. doi: 10.1044/2017_AJA-17-0010.

PMID:
    28854301
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A Patient-Centered Walking Program for COPD.
Bender BG, Depew A, Emmett A, Goelz K, Make B, Sharma S, Underwood J, Stempel D
Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2016 Oct 7; 3(4)769-777. doi: 10.15326/jcopdf.3.4.2016.0142.

PMID:
    28848902
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Prediction of energy expenditure during walking in adults with down syndrome.
Agiovlasitis S, Mendonca GV, McCubbin JA, Fernhall B
J Appl Res Intellect Disabil. 2018 Jan; 31 Suppl 1151-156. doi: 10.1111/jar.12392.

PMID:
    28815878
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Success of Tonsillectomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children With Down Syndrome.
Ingram DG, Ruiz AG, Gao D, Friedman NR
J Clin Sleep Med. 2017 Aug 15; 13(8)975-980. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.6698.

PMID:
    28728615
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Long-term natalizumab treatment is associated with sustained improvements in quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis.
Foley JF, Nair KV, Vollmer T, Stephenson JJ, Niecko T, Agarwal SS, Watson C
Patient Prefer Adherence. 2017; 111035-1048. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S134865.

PMID:
    28670113
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Age exacerbates abnormal protein expression in a mouse model of Down syndrome.
Ahmed MM, Block A, Tong S, Davisson MT, Gardiner KJ
Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Sep; 57120-132. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2017.05.002.

PMID:
    28641136
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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.