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Julie A. Margenthaler, MD, FACS

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Surgical Oncology

Specialty Areas

Breast Surgery
Breast Health
Breast Oncology

Board Certifications

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

breast cancer, breast cancer in young women less than 40 years old, breast reconstruction liaison, sentinel lymph node biopsy.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Breast Health Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: F
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-362-2280
Fax: 888-352-8360

Education

Education

Fellowship: Breast Disease , Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2006
Residency: General Surgery, (PGY-3-5), Washington University School of Medicine 2005
Fellowship: Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2002
Residency: General Surgery Residency (PGY-1, 2): Saint Louis University Hospitals 1999
Medical Degree: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine 1997

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Predictors of Locoregional Recurrence After Failure to Achieve Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer.
Gabani P, Merfeld E, Srivastava AJ, Weiner AA, Ochoa LL, Mullen D, Thomas MA, Margenthaler JA, Cyr AE, Peterson LL, Naughton MJ, Ma C, Zoberi I
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 Apr 1; 17(4)348-356. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2018.7103.

PMID:
    30959467
    [PubMed - in process]
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Treatment response as predictor for brain metastasis in triple negative breast cancer: A score-based model.
Gabani P, Weiner AA, Hernandez-Aya LF, Khwaja S, Roach MC, Ochoa LL, Mullen D, Thomas MA, Matesa MA, Margenthaler JA, Cyr AE, Naughton MJ, Ma C, Sanati S, Zoberi I
Breast J. 2019 May; 25(3)363-372. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13230.

PMID:
    30920124
    [PubMed - in process]
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Value-Based Analysis for Breast Cancer Treatment: We Don't Know What We Don't Know.
Schwartz TL, Margenthaler JA
Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 May; 26(5)1167-1169. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-07170-9.

PMID:
    30675697
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Incisions for Cancer Extirpation Prospective Cohort Trial: Perfusion, Complications, and Patient Outcomes.
Odom EB, Parikh RP, Um G, Kantola SW, Cyr AE, Margenthaler JA, Tenenbaum MM, Myckatyn TM
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jul; 142(1)13-26. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000004498.

PMID:
    29878989
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early-stage breast cancer and employment participation after 2 years of follow-up: A comparison with age-matched controls.
Ekenga CC, Pérez M, Margenthaler JA, Jeffe DB
Cancer. 2018 May 1; 124(9)2026-2035. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31270.

PMID:
    29437204
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-term outcomes of APBI via multicatheter interstitial HDR brachytherapy: Results of a prospective single-institutional registry.
Gabani P, Cyr AE, Zoberi JE, Ochoa LL, Matesa MA, Thomas MA, Garcia J, Margenthaler JA, Naughton MJ, Ma C, Sanati S, Zoberi I
Brachytherapy. 2018 Jan - Feb; 17(1)171-180. doi: 10.1016/j.brachy.2017.09.009.

PMID:
    29089275
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Communication as the Key to Breast Conservation.
Margenthaler JA, Cyr AE
JAMA Surg. 2018 Jan 1; 153(1)36. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.3435.

PMID:
    28903159
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of Wound Complications After Immediate, Delayed, and Secondary Breast Reconstruction Procedures.
Olsen MA, Nickel KB, Fox IK, Margenthaler JA, Wallace AE, Fraser VJ
JAMA Surg. 2017 Sep 20; 152(9)e172338. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.2338.

PMID:
    28724125
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Overuse of Chest CT in Patients With Stage I and II Breast Cancer: An Opportunity to Increase Guidelines Compliance at an NCCN Member Institution.
Dull B, Linkugel A, Margenthaler JA, Cyr AE
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2017 Jun; 15(6)783-789. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2017.0104.

PMID:
    28596258
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nipple-sparing mastectomies: Clinical outcomes from a single academic institution.
Dull B, Conant L, Myckatyn T, Tenenbaum M, Cyr A, Margenthaler JA
Mol Clin Oncol. 2017 May; 6(5)737-742. doi: 10.3892/mco.2017.1208.

PMID:
    28515925
    [PubMed]
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Cost Analysis of a Surgical Consensus Guideline in Breast-Conserving Surgery.
Yu J, Elmore LC, Cyr AE, Aft RL, Gillanders WE, Margenthaler JA
J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Aug; 225(2)294-301. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.03.020.

PMID:
    28414115
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Axillary Ultrasound Before Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: Don't Discount the Benefits Yet!
Schwartz TL, Margenthaler JA
Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Mar; 24(3)618-620. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-5766-x.

PMID:
    28097443
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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THE EPIDEMIOLOGY AND OUTCOMES OF BREAST CANCER SURGERY.
Fraser VJ, Nickel KB, Fox IK, Margenthaler JA, Olsen MA
Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc. 2016; 12746-58.

PMID:
    28066037
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy Consensus Statement from the American Society of Breast Surgeons: Additional Considerations and a Framework for Shared Decision Making.
Boughey JC, Attai DJ, Chen SL, Cody HS, Dietz JR, Feldman SM, Greenberg CC, Kass RB, Landercasper J, Lemaine V, MacNeill F, Margenthaler JA, Song DH, Staley AC, Wilke LG, Willey SC, Yao KA
Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct; 23(10)3106-11. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5408-8.

PMID:
    27469118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy (CPM) Consensus Statement from the American Society of Breast Surgeons: Data on CPM Outcomes and Risks.
Boughey JC, Attai DJ, Chen SL, Cody HS, Dietz JR, Feldman SM, Greenberg CC, Kass RB, Landercasper J, Lemaine V, MacNeill F, Song DH, Staley AC, Wilke LG, Willey SC, Yao KA, Margenthaler JA
Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct; 23(10)3100-5. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5443-5.

PMID:
    27469117
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Uneventful versus Successful Reconstruction and Outcome Pathways in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction with Acellular Dermal Matrices.
Qureshi AA, Broderick KP, Belz J, Funk S, Reaven N, Brandt KE, Tenenbaum MM, Margenthaler JA, Aft RL, Myckatyn TM
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Aug; 138(2)173e-83e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000002402.

PMID:
    27465177
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Breast Conservation Therapy Versus Mastectomy: Shared Decision-Making Strategies and Overcoming Decisional Conflicts in Your Patients.
Margenthaler JA, Ollila DW
Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct; 23(10)3133-7. doi: 10.1245/s10434-016-5369-y.

PMID:
    27464606
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Successful Completion of the Pilot Phase of a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy to No Further Axillary Staging in Patients with Clinical T1-T2 N0 Breast Cancer and Normal Axillary Ultrasound.
Cyr AE, Tucker N, Ademuyiwa F, Margenthaler JA, Aft RL, Eberlein TJ, Appleton CM, Zoberi I, Thomas MA, Gao F, Gillanders WE
J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Aug; 223(2)399-407. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.04.048.

PMID:
    27212005
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of Noninfectious Wound Complications after Mastectomy on Subsequent Surgical Procedures and Early Implant Loss.
Nickel KB, Fox IK, Margenthaler JA, Wallace AE, Fraser VJ, Olsen MA
J Am Coll Surg. 2016 May; 222(5)844-852.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.01.050.

PMID:
    27010582
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Development of a Risk Prediction Model to Individualize Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection After Mastectomy.
Olsen MA, Nickel KB, Margenthaler JA, Fox IK, Ball KE, Mines D, Wallace AE, Colditz GA, Fraser VJ
Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Aug; 23(8)2471-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-5083-1.

PMID:
    26822880
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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