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Jay D. Keener, MD

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Chief, Shoulder and Elbow Service

Specialty Areas

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Shoulder and elbow arthroscopic surgery, shoulder instability, throwing shoulder injuries, labral tears and biceps tendon injuries, rotator cuff disease/tears, frozen shoulder syndrome, shoulder and elbow arthritis, shoulder fractures, minimally invasive shoulder fracture fixation, shoulder and elbow joint replacement, reverse shoulder arthroplasty, acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joint injuries.

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

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer 40 Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63017

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neurosurgical Cervical Spine Institute and Spine Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 12
Office Phone: 314-514-3500
Fax: 314-747-2599

Education

Education

Fellowship: Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2004
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 2003
Medical Degree: West Virginia University, School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia 1998
B.S.: Physical Therapy, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia 1991

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Correlation of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) scores with legacy patient-reported outcome scores in patients undergoing rotator cuff repair.
Patterson BM, Orvets ND, Aleem AW, Keener JD, Calfee RP, Nixon DC, Chamberlain AM
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Jun; 27(6S)S17-S23. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.03.023.

PMID:
    29776469
    [PubMed - in process]
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Do magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography provide equivalent measures of rotator cuff muscle size in glenohumeral osteoarthritis?
Chalmers PN, Beck L, Stertz I, Aleem A, Keener JD, Henninger HB, Tashjian RZ
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 May 10; pii: S1058-2746(18)30224-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.03.015.

PMID:
    29754845
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Risk of Perforation Is High During Corrective Reaming of Retroverted Glenoids: A Computer Simulation Study.
Aleem AW, Orvets ND, Patterson BC, Chamberlain AM, Keener JD
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Aug; 476(8)1612-1619. doi: 10.1007/s11999.0000000000000302.

PMID:
    29621028
    [PubMed - in process]
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Total shoulder arthroplasty in patients with a B2 glenoid addressed with corrective reaming.
Orvets ND, Chamberlain AM, Patterson BM, Chalmers PN, Gosselin M, Salazar D, Aleem AW, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Jun; 27(6S)S58-S64. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.01.003.

PMID:
    29501223
    [PubMed - in process]
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Natural History of Degenerative Rotator Cuff Tears.
Codding JL, Keener JD
Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2018 Mar; 11(1)77-85. doi: 10.1007/s12178-018-9461-8.

PMID:
    29411321
    [PubMed]
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Optimizing reverse shoulder arthroplasty component position in the setting of advanced arthritis with posterior glenoid erosion: a computer-enhanced range of motion analysis.
Keener JD, Patterson BM, Orvets N, Aleem AW, Chamberlain AM
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Feb; 27(2)339-349. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.09.011.

PMID:
    29332666
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does prosthetic humeral articular surface positioning associate with outcome after total shoulder arthroplasty?
Chalmers PN, Granger EK, Orvets ND, Patterson BM, Chamberlain AM, Keener JD, Tashjian RZ
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 May; 27(5)863-870. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.10.038.

PMID:
    29289492
    [PubMed - in process]
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What's New in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
Chamberlain AM, Aleem A, Keener JD
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Oct 18; 99(20)1780-1786. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.17.00756.

PMID:
    29040133
    [PubMed - in process]
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Shoulder activity level and progression of degenerative cuff disease.
Keener JD, Skelley NW, Stobbs-Cucchi G, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Aleem AW, Brophy RH
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Sep; 26(9)1500-1507. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2017.05.023.

PMID:
    28734718
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Upper Extremity (UE) Versus Physical Function (PF) Computer Adaptive Tests (CATs) in Upper Extremity Clinics.
Beleckas CM, Padovano A, Guattery J, Chamberlain AM, Keener JD, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2017 Nov; 42(11)867-874. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2017.06.012.

PMID:
    28709794
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Continuous interscalene brachial plexus blockade is associated with reduced length of stay after shoulder arthroplasty.
Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Fingerman ME, Keener JD, Chamberlain A
Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2017 Oct; 103(6)847-852. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2017.06.007.

PMID:
    28688963
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Progression of Fatty Muscle Degeneration in Atraumatic Rotator Cuff Tears.
Hebert-Davies J, Teefey SA, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Middleton W, Robinson K, Yamaguchi K, Keener JD
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 May 17; 99(10)832-839. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.16.00030.

PMID:
    28509823
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Humeral Implant in Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Keener JD, Chalmers PN, Yamaguchi K
J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2017 Jun; 25(6)427-438. doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-15-00682.

PMID:
    28459709
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dislocation following reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Kohan EM, Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Keener JD, Yamaguchi K, Chamberlain AM
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Jul; 26(7)1238-1245. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.12.073.

PMID:
    28162886
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Radiographic characterization of the B2 glenoid: is inclusion of the entirety of the scapula necessary?
Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Chamberlain A, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 May; 26(5)855-860. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.10.027.

PMID:
    28131692
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does the Critical Shoulder Angle Correlate With Rotator Cuff Tear Progression?
Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Yamaguchi K, Keener JD
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jun; 475(6)1608-1617. doi: 10.1007/s11999-017-5249-1.

PMID:
    28120293
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reverse shoulder arthroplasty after radial-to-axillary nerve transfer for axillary nerve palsy with concomitant irreparable rotator cuff tear.
Salazar DH, Chalmers PN, Mackinnon SE, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Jan; 26(1)e23-e28. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.09.025.

PMID:
    27939281
    [PubMed]
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What's New in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
Chamberlain AM, Namdari S, Keener JD
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Oct 19; 98(20)1755-1762.

PMID:
    27869628
    [PubMed - in process]
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Radiographic characterization of the B2 glenoid: the effect of computed tomographic axis orientation.
Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Chamberlain A, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Feb; 26(2)258-264. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.07.021.

PMID:
    27592372
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Radiographic progression of arthritic changes in shoulders with degenerative rotator cuff tears.
Chalmers PN, Salazar DH, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Stobbs-Cucchi G, Yamaguchi K, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2016 Nov; 25(11)1749-1755. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.07.022.

PMID:
    27592370
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company 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 or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals 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 financial interests during calendar year 2017:

Company Name: Arthrex

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $10,000 - $19,999

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018

Areas of Research Interest

Clinical outcome studies of reconstructive shoulder and elbow surgery including: rotator cuff disease (partial and full thickness rotator cuff tears), shoulder and elbow arthritis, proximal humerus fractures, shoulder tendon transfers and labral/biceps tendon repairs. Outcomes of various resident education teaching methods. Basic science interests: biomechanical constructs for arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, shoulder tendon transfers for irreparable rotator cuff injuries.