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John C. Clohisy, MD

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Director, Center for Adolescent and Young Hip Disorders
Chief, Adult Reconstructive Surgery Service
Director, Fellowship in Joint Preservation, Resurfacing and Replacement

Specialty Areas

Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Disorders
Hip Reconstructive Surgery - Adult
Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
VA Medical Center - St. Louis - John Cochran Division

Areas of Clinical Interest

Special interest in hip disorders of the young adult and adolescent including: sports injuries, hip impingement, hip dysplasia, Perthes deformities, non-arthritic and early hip joint problems. Surgical expertise in hip arthroscopy, osteotomies, impingement procedures and replacement procedures. Disorders of the hip and knee; interests include total joint replacement surgery, minimally invasive hip replacement, hip resurfacing, and hip and knee revision procedures.  Special interest in hip replacement and hip resurfacing in young patients.

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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: 314-747-2599

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

969 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 230
Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Education

Education

Fellowship: Orthopedic Research Fellowship, Saint Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, Missouri 1992
Fellowship: Adult Hip and Knee Reconstructive Surg, Mass Gen Hosp/Harvard Med School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1997
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Saint Louis University Health Center, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
Medical Degree: Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Treatment of intra-articular hip malignancy with extra-articular resection, preservation of the acetabular columns, and total hip arthroplasty.
Wells JE, Clohisy JC, O'Keefe RJ
Arthroplast Today. 2018 Dec; 4(4)431-435. doi: 10.1016/j.artd.2018.07.007.

PMID:
    30560171
    [PubMed]
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Clinical tests to determine femoral version category in people with chronic hip joint pain and asymptomatic controls.
Uding A, Bloom NJ, Commean PK, Hillen TJ, Patterson JD, Clohisy JC, Harris-Hayes M
Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2018 Dec 10; 39115-122. doi: 10.1016/j.msksp.2018.12.003.

PMID:
    30553987
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Concurrent femoral head reduction and periacetabular osteotomies for the treatment of severe femoral head deformities.
Clohisy JC, Pascual-Garrido C, Duncan S, Pashos G, Schoenecker PL
Bone Joint J. 2018 Dec; 100-B(12)1551-1558. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.100B12.BJJ-2018-0030.R3.

PMID:
    30499318
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Are Complications After the Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy Associated With Subsequent Outcomes Scores?
Wells J, Schoenecker P, Petrie J, Thomason K, Goss CW, Clohisy JC
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Nov 8; doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000000566.

PMID:
    30418279
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Five to Ten-Year Results of the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Implant in the U.S.: A Single Institution's Experience.
Ford MC, Hellman MD, Kazarian GS, Clohisy JC, Nunley RM, Barrack RL
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2018 Nov 7; 100(21)1879-1887. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.17.01525.

PMID:
    30399083
    [PubMed - in process]
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Trends of hip arthroscopy in the setting of acetabular dysplasia.
Haynes JA, Pascual-Garrido C, An TW, Nepple JJ, ANCHOR Group ., Clohisy JC
J Hip Preserv Surg. 2018 Aug; 5(3)267-273. doi: 10.1093/jhps/hny026.

PMID:
    30393554
    [PubMed]
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Novel model for the induction of postnatal murine hip deformity.
Killian ML, Locke RC, James MG, Atkins PR, Anderson AE, Clohisy JC
J Orthop Res. 2018 Sep 26; doi: 10.1002/jor.24146.

PMID:
    30259572
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Conventional Polyethylene in Total Hip Arthroplasty in Young Patients: Survivorship, Wear Analysis, and Clinical Outcomes Between 15 and 20 Years.
Stambough JB, Rames RD, Pashos GE, Maloney WJ, Martell JM, Clohisy JC
J Arthroplasty. 2018 Dec; 33(12)3712-3718. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.08.019.

PMID:
    30213544
    [PubMed - in process]
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Patient Perceptions of Home Health Care Services After Total Joint Replacement.
Adelani MA, Nunley RM, Clohisy JC, Barrack RL
Orthopedics. 2018 Sep 1; 41(5)e713-e717. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20180828-01.

PMID:
    30168837
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Prospective Analysis of the Contralateral Hip Among Patients With Femoroacetabular Impingement: What Are the Risk Factors for Disease Progression?
Louer CR, Pashos G, Clohisy JC, Nepple JJ
Am J Sports Med. 2018 Aug; 46(10)2486-2491. doi: 10.1177/0363546518786246.

PMID:
    30015502
    [PubMed - in process]
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Three dimensional kinematics of visually classified lower extremity movement patterns during a single leg squat among people with chronic hip joint pain.
Vasiljevic D, Salsich GB, Snozek D, Aubin B, Foster SN, Mueller MJ, Clohisy JC, Harris-Hayes M
Physiother Theory Pract. 2018 Jul 2; 1-9. doi: 10.1080/09593985.2018.1491081.

PMID:
    29963931
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Variation in Use of Postoperative Precautions and Equipment Following Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Survey of the AAHKS and CAS Membership.
Carli AV, Poitras S, Clohisy JC, Beaulé PE
J Arthroplasty. 2018 Oct; 33(10)3201-3205. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.05.043.

PMID:
    29958753
    [PubMed - in process]
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Randomized Controlled Trial of Hip Arthroscopy Surgery vs Physical Therapy: Letter to the Editor.
Faucett SC, Nepple JJ, Andrade T, Aoki S, Bedi A, Bharam S, Brick MJ, Byrd JWT, Cakic JN, Cascio BM, Christoforetti J, Clohisy JC, Domb B, Dumont G, Ellman MB, Harris JD, Kelly BT, Krych AJ, LaPrade RF, Larson C, Laskowski JR, Levy BA, Lynch TS, Martin HD, Mather C 3rd, Miyamoto RG, Nho SJ, O'Donnell JM, Philippon MJ, Price MR, Ranawat AS, Rodriguez MC, Safran MR, Said HG, Salata MJ, Sampson T, Stubbs AJ, Uchida S, Villar RN, Willimon SC, Wolf A, Wong I, Wuerz TH, Yen YM
Am J Sports Med. 2018 Jul; 46(8)NP35-NP38. doi: 10.1177/0363546518777483.

PMID:
    29953289
    [PubMed - in process]
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Open Reduction and Internal Fixation for the Treatment of Symptomatic Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Femoral Head in Patients With Sequelae of Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease.
Lamplot JD, Schoenecker PL, Pascual-Garrido C, Nepple JJ, Clohisy JC
J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 May 29; doi: 10.1097/BPO.0000000000001192.

PMID:
    29847463
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Does Severity of Acetabular Dysplasia Influence Clinical Outcomes After Periacetabular Osteotomy?-A Case-Control Study.
Grammatopoulos G, Beaulé PE, Pascual-Garrido C, Nepple JJ, ANCHOR Group., Clohisy JC
J Arthroplasty. 2018 Jul; 33(7S)S66-S70. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.03.028.

PMID:
    29724578
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acetabular Focal Chondral Lesions Are Not Associated With Worse Outcomes After Periacetabular Osteotomy: A Matched Group Analyses.
Hellman MD, Nepple JJ, Pascual-Garrido C, Sierra RJ, Clohisy JC, ANCHOR Study Group.
J Arthroplasty. 2018 Jul; 33(7S)S61-S65. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018.03.008.

PMID:
    29691165
    [PubMed - in process]
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Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy for the Management of Valgus Deformity of the Knee.
Sherman SL, Thompson SF, Clohisy JCF
J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018 May 1; 26(9)313-324. doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-16-00179.

PMID:
    29629916
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reduced Hip Adduction Is Associated With Improved Function After Movement-Pattern Training in Young People With Chronic Hip Joint Pain.
Harris-Hayes M, Steger-May K, van Dillen LR, Schootman M, Salsich GB, Czuppon S, Clohisy JC, Commean PK, Hillen TJ, Sahrmann SA, Mueller MJ
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2018 Apr; 48(4)316-324. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2018.7810.

PMID:
    29548270
    [PubMed - in process]
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Intermediate-Term Hip Survivorship and Patient-Reported Outcomes of Periacetabular Osteotomy: The Washington University Experience.
Wells J, Schoenecker P, Duncan S, Goss CW, Thomason K, Clohisy JC
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2018 Feb 7; 100(3)218-225. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.17.00337.

PMID:
    29406343
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of the HOOS<sub>global</sub> to Assess Patient-Reported Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Hip Preservation Procedures.
Jacobs CA, Peabody MR, Duncan ST, Muchow RD, Nunley RM, ANCHOR Group., Clohisy JC, Beaule PE, Kim YJ, Millis MB, Podeszwa DA, Schoenecker PL, Sierra RJ, Sink EL, Sucato DJ, Trousdale RT, Zaltz I
Am J Sports Med. 2018 Mar; 46(4)940-946. doi: 10.1177/0363546517749585.

PMID:
    29345504
    [PubMed - in process]
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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: MicroPort Ortho

Royalties:

Equity: No

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

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018

Areas of Research Interest

Research interests include the diagnosis and treatment of pre-arthritic and early arthritic hip disorders. Optimizing joint replacement procedures in young patients and total joint arthroplasty patient surveillance