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Ken Yamaguchi, MD

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Sam and Marilyn Fox Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Vice Chair, Quality and Research - Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Board Certifications

Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

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

Areas of Clinical Interest

Orthopedics, degenerative, traumatic, and orthopedic sports disorders of the shoulder and elbow, arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, rotator cuff disorders, degenerative arthritis of the shoulder, rheumatic arthritis of the shoulder and elbow, instability, frozen shoulder, fracture treatment, repetitive motion disorders

  • 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
Phone: 314-514-3500

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: 314-747-2266

Education

Education

Fellowship: Shoulder and Elbow, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York 1995
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, George Washington University, Washington D.C. 1994
Medical School: George Washington University, Washington, DC 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

RV Myocardial Strain During Pre-Load Augmentation Is Associated With Exercise Capacity in Patients With Chronic HF.
Kusunose K, Yamada H, Nishio S, Ishii A, Hirata Y, Seno H, Saijo Y, Ise T, Yamaguchi K, Yagi S, Soeki T, Wakatsuki T, Sata M
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jul 13; pii: S1936-878X(17)30495-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2017.03.022.

PMID:
    28734918
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Transcriptome profiling of the spermatheca identifies genes potentially involved in the long-term sperm storage of ant queens.
Gotoh A, Shigenobu S, Yamaguchi K, Kobayashi S, Ito F, Tsuji K
Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 20; 7(1)5972. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05818-8.

PMID:
    28729606
    [PubMed - in process]
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An in vitro study of a new device : Evaluation of novel wide-angle lens flexible cystoscope using phantom bladder model.
Yamaguchi K, Inoue T, Habuchi T, Inokuchi J, Yokomizo A, Eto M, Kanayama HO
J Endourol. 2017 Jul 20; doi: 10.1089/end.2017.0371.

PMID:
    28726499
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Alkoxides of Trivacant Lacunary Polyoxometalates.
Minato T, Suzuki K, Yamaguchi K, Mizuno N
Chemistry. 2017 Jul 19; doi: 10.1002/chem.201702883.

PMID:
    28722230
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The anti-tumor activity of the STAT3 inhibitor STX-0119 occurs via promotion of tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte accumulation in temozolomide-resistant glioblastoma cell line.
Akiyama Y, Nonomura C, Ashizawa T, Iizuka A, Kondou R, Miyata H, Sugino T, Mitsuya K, Hayashi N, Nakasu Y, Asai A, Ito M, Kiyohara Y, Yamaguchi K
Immunol Lett. 2017 Jul 14; pii: S0165-2478(17)30021-4. doi: 10.1016/j.imlet.2017.07.005.

PMID:
    28716484
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Novel stress-inducible antisense RNAs of protein-coding loci are synthesized by RNA-dependent RNA polymerase.
Matsui A, Iida K, Tanaka M, Yamaguchi K, Mizunashi K, Kim JM, Takahashi S, Kobayashi N, Shigenobu S, Shinozaki K, Seki M
Plant Physiol. 2017 Jul 14; pii: pp.00787.2017. doi: 10.1104/pp.17.00787.

PMID:
    28710133
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Modulation of the Emission Mode of a Pt(II) Complex via Intermolecular Interactions.
Kuwabara J, Yamaguchi K, Yamawaki K, Yasuda T, Nishimura Y, Kanbara T
Inorg Chem. 2017 Jul 14; doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b00880.

PMID:
    28708384
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Nonpharmacologic airway clearance techniques - Is there trustworthy evidence for their clinical usefulness?
Yamaguchi K
Respir Investig. 2017 Jul; 55(4)255-256. doi: 10.1016/j.resinv.2017.03.001.

PMID:
    28705303
    [PubMed - in process]
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Proviral features of human T cell leukemia virus type 1 in carriers with indeterminate western blot results.
Kuramitsu M, Sekizuka T, Yamochi T, Firouzi S, Sato T, Umeki K, Sasaki D, Hasegawa H, Kubota R, Sobata R, Matsumoto C, Kaneko N, Momose H, Araki K, Saito M, Nosaka K, Utsunomiya A, Koh KR, Ogata M, Uchimaru K, Iwanaga M, Sagara Y, Yamano Y, Okayama A, Miura K, Satake M, Saito S, Itabashi K, Yamaguchi K, Kuroda M, Watanabe T, Okuma K, Hamaguchi I
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Jul 12; pii: JCM.00659-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00659-17.

PMID:
    28701419
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Genetic alterations in Japanese extrahepatic biliary tract cancer.
Noguchi R, Yamaguchi K, Ikenoue T, Terakado Y, Ohta Y, Yamashita N, Kainuma O, Yokoi S, Maru Y, Nagase H, Furukawa Y
Oncol Lett. 2017 Jul; 14(1)877-884. doi: 10.3892/ol.2017.6224.

PMID:
    28693246
    [PubMed - in process]
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Chronic histiocytic intervillositis in three consecutive pregnancies in a single patient: Differing clinical results and pathology according to treatment used.
Ozawa N, Yamaguchi K, Shibata M, Sugibayashi R, Yagi H, Sago H, Matsuoka K
J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2017 Jul 10; doi: 10.1111/jog.13404.

PMID:
    28691359
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Rhinoplasty of a severe broad nose deformity caused by radical surgery on the maxillary sinus in childhood.
Yamaguchi K, Imai Y, Sato A, Tachi M
Case Reports Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2017; 4(1)56-59. doi: 10.1080/23320885.2017.1341321.

PMID:
    28680913
    [PubMed - in process]
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[I. Does the Epidemiological Trend of Prostate Cancer in Japan Truly Trace the Western Countries ?]
Yamaguchi K, Takahashi S
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2017 Jan; 44(1)29-32.

PMID:
    28676616
    [PubMed - in process]
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Unenhanced region on magnetic resonance imaging represents tumor progression in uterine carcinosarcoma.
Inoue A, Yamaguchi K, Kurata Y, Murakami R, Abiko K, Hamanishi J, Kondoh E, Baba T, Kido A, Konishi I, Matsumura N
J Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jun 1;

PMID:
    28657223
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Efficacy of Sequential Ipilimumab Monotherapy vs Best Supportive Care For Unresectable Locally Advanced/Metastatic Gastric or Gastroesophageal Junction Cancer.
Bang YJ, Cho JY, Kim YH, Kim JW, Di Bartolomeo M, Ajani JA, Yamaguchi K, Balogh A, Sanchez T, Moehler M
Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Jun 27; pii: clincanres.0025.2017. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0025.

PMID:
    28655793
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Predictive Factors for Prolonged Urination Disorder After Permanent <sup>125</sup>I Brachytherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer.
Mori H, Fukumori T, Daizumoto K, Tsuda M, Kusuhara Y, Fukawa T, Yamamoto Y, Yamaguchi K, Takahashi M, Kubo A, Kawanaka T, Furutani S, Ikushima H, Kanayama HO
In Vivo. 2017 Jul-Aug; 31(4)755-761.

PMID:
    28652453
    [PubMed - in process]
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A modular synthesis approach to multinuclear heterometallic oxo clusters in polyoxometalates.
Minato T, Suzuki K, Ohata Y, Yamaguchi K, Mizuno N
Chem Commun (Camb). 2017 Jul 4; 53(54)7533-7536. doi: 10.1039/c7cc04072e.

PMID:
    28632264
    [PubMed - in process]
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Insulin resistance increases the risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Seko Y, Sumida Y, Tanaka S, Mori K, Taketani H, Ishiba H, Hara T, Okajima A, Umemura A, Nishikawa T, Yamaguchi K, Moriguchi M, Kanemasa K, Yasui K, Imai S, Shimada K, Itoh Y
Hepatol Res. 2017 Jun 19; doi: 10.1111/hepr.12925.

PMID:
    28628263
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Small Cell Lung Cancer in a 20-year-old Non-Smoking Man with Systemic Sclerosis.
Saito G, Jinta T, Nakaoka H, Kitamura A, Yamaguchi K, Nishimura N
Intern Med. 2017; 56(12)1549-1552. doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.56.7985.

PMID:
    28626182
    [PubMed - in process]
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The extended bundle of the tensor veli palatini: Anatomic consideration of the dilating mechanism of the Eustachian tube.
Okada R, Muro S, Eguchi K, Yagi K, Nasu H, Yamaguchi K, Miwa K, Akita K
Auris Nasus Larynx. 2017 Jun 15; pii: S0385-8146(17)30192-X. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2017.05.014.

PMID:
    28625531
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians work collaboratively with pharmaceutical or medical device companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our faculty physicians are paid by these commercial companies 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 must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this web site, physicians 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 earned financial interests during calendar year 2016.

Company Name: Tornier-Wright

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2017


Company Name: Zimmer Biomet

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2017