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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

Modified Furlow Palatoplasty Using Small Double-Opposing Z-Plasty: Surgical Technique and Outcome.
Yamaguchi K, Lonic D, Lee CH, Yun C, Lo LJ
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jun; 137(6)1825-31. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000002181.

PMID:
    27219237
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reduced expression of APC-1B but not APC-1A by the deletion of promoter 1B is responsible for familial adenomatous polyposis.
Yamaguchi K, Nagayama S, Shimizu E, Komura M, Yamaguchi R, Shibuya T, Arai M, Hatakeyama S, Ikenoue T, Ueno M, Miyano S, Imoto S, Furukawa Y
Sci Rep. 2016 May 24; 626011. doi: 10.1038/srep26011.

PMID:
    27217144
    [PubMed - in process]
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p62, Upregulated during Preneoplasia, Induces Hepatocellular Carcinogenesis by Maintaining Survival of Stressed HCC-Initiating Cells.
Umemura A, He F, Taniguchi K, Nakagawa H, Yamachika S, Font-Burgada J, Zhong Z, Subramaniam S, Raghunandan S, Duran A, Linares JF, Reina-Campos M, Umemura S, Valasek MA, Seki E, Yamaguchi K, Koike K, Itoh Y, Diaz-Meco MT, Moscat J, Karin M
Cancer Cell. 2016 May 19; pii: S1535-6108(16)30164-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ccell.2016.04.006.

PMID:
    27211490
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A multicenter phase II study of TAS-102 monotherapy in patients with pre-treated advanced gastric cancer (EPOC1201).
Bando H, Doi T, Muro K, Yasui H, Nishina T, Yamaguchi K, Takahashi S, Nomura S, Kuno H, Shitara K, Sato A, Ohtsu A
Eur J Cancer. 2016 May 19; 6246-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2016.04.009.

PMID:
    27208903
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Analyses of short-term antagonistic evolution between Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain PAO1 and phage KPP22 belonging to the family Myoviridae genus PB1-like viruses.
Uchiyama J, Suzuki M, Nishifuji K, Kato SI, Miyata R, Nasukawa T, Yamaguchi K, Takemura-Uchiyama I, Ujihara T, Shimakura H, Murakami H, Okamoto N, Sakaguchi Y, Shibayama K, Sakaguchi M, Matsuzaki S
Appl Environ Microbiol. 2016 May 13; pii: AEM.00090-16.

PMID:
    27208109
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Phase Transition and Dynamics in Imidazolium-Based Ionic Liquid Crystals through a Metastable Highly Ordered Smectic Phase.
Nozaki Y, Yamaguchi K, Tomida K, Taniguchi N, Hara H, Takikawa Y, Sadakane K, Nakamura K, Konishi T, Fukao K
J Phys Chem B. 2016 May 19;

PMID:
    27195480
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Serum VEGF-A and CCL5 levels as candidate biomarkers for efficacy and toxicity of regorafenib in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer.
Suenaga M, Mashima T, Kawata N, Wakatsuki T, Horiike Y, Matsusaka S, Dan S, Shinozaki E, Seimiya H, Mizunuma N, Yamaguchi K, Yamaguchi T
Oncotarget. 2016 May 5; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.9187.

PMID:
    27166185
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Supported Gold Nanoparticles for Efficient α-Oxygenation of Secondary and Tertiary Amines into Amides.
Jin X, Kataoka K, Yatabe T, Yamaguchi K, Mizuno N
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2016 May 6; doi: 10.1002/anie.201602695.

PMID:
    27151621
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Phosphonocarboxylates Can Protect Mice against the Inflammatory and Necrotic Side Effects of Nitrogen-Containing Bisphosphonates by Inhibiting Their Entry into Cells via Phosphate Transporters.
Kiyama T, Tsuchiya M, Okada S, Oizumi T, Yamaguchi K, Sasaki K, Sugawara S, Endo Y
Biol Pharm Bull. 2016; 39(5)712-20. doi: 10.1248/bpb.b15-00770.

PMID:
    27150143
    [PubMed - in process]
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Stability of novel siderophore cephalosporin S-649266 to clinically relevant carbapenemases.
Ito-Horiyama T, Ishii Y, Ito A, Sato T, Nakamura R, Fukuhara N, Tsuji M, Yamano Y, Yamaguchi K, Tateda K
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 May 2; pii: AAC.03098-15.

PMID:
    27139465
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Two cases of Wolffian tumor with novel magnetic resonance imaging findings reflecting characteristic pathology.
Sakai M, Abiko K, Matsumura N, Kondoh E, Yamaguchi K, Minamiguchi S, Kurata Y, Kido A, Konishi I
J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2016 Apr 28; doi: 10.1111/jog.13020.

PMID:
    27125724
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Effects of dexmedetomidine on hemodynamics and respiration in intubated, spontaneously breathing patients after endoscopic submucosal dissection for cervical esophageal or pharyngeal cancer.
Ishibashi C, Hayashida M, Sugasawa Y, Yamaguchi K, Tomita N, Kajiyama Y, Inada E
J Anesth. 2016 Apr 28;

PMID:
    27125210
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Magnetic resonance imaging findings and prognosis of gastric-type mucinous adenocarcinoma (minimal deviation adenocarcinoma or adenoma malignum) of the uterine corpus: Two case reports.
Hino M, Yamaguchi K, Abiko K, Yoshioka Y, Hamanishi J, Kondoh E, Koshiyama M, Baba T, Matsumura N, Minamiguchi S, Kido A, Konishi I
Mol Clin Oncol. 2016 May; 4(5)699-704.

PMID:
    27123265
    [PubMed]
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Eyespot-dependent determination of the phototactic sign in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.
Ueki N, Ide T, Mochiji S, Kobayashi Y, Tokutsu R, Ohnishi N, Yamaguchi K, Shigenobu S, Tanaka K, Minagawa J, Hisabori T, Hirono M, Wakabayashi K
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 May 10; 113(19)5299-304. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1525538113.

PMID:
    27122315
    [PubMed - in process]
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Erratum to: Phase II trial of biweekly docetaxel, cisplatin, and 5-fluorouracil chemotherapy for advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
Tanaka Y, Yoshida K, Yamada A, Tanahashi T, Okumura N, Matsuhashi N, Yamaguchi K, Miyazaki T
Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2016 Jun; 77(6)1153-1155.

PMID:
    27113368
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Phase II trial of neoadjuvant chemotherapy with docetaxel, nedaplatin, and S1 for advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
Tanaka Y, Yoshida K, Tanahashi T, Okumura N, Matsuhashi N, Yamaguchi K
Cancer Sci. 2016 Apr 7; doi: 10.1111/cas.12943.

PMID:
    27061001
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A randomized controlled trial comparing water exchange and air insufflation during colonoscopy without sedation.
Arai M, Okimoto K, Ishigami H, Taida T, Oyamada A, Minemura S, Saito K, Tsuboi M, Maruoka D, Matsumura T, Nakagawa T, Katsuno T, Mitsuhashi K, Nakagawa Y, Yamaguchi K, Yokosuka O
Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016 Jun; 31(6)1217-23. doi: 10.1007/s00384-016-2580-z.

PMID:
    27059039
    [PubMed - in process]
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Geometric and electronic structures of the synthetic Mn4CaO4 model compound mimicking the photosynthetic oxygen-evolving complex.
Shoji M, Isobe H, Shen JR, Yamaguchi K
Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2016 Apr 20; 18(16)11330-40. doi: 10.1039/c5cp07226c.

PMID:
    27055567
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparison of the Control of Nausea and Vomiting among Several Moderately Emetic-Risk Chemotherapy Regimens.
Iihara H, Ishihara M, Fujii H, Yoshimi C, Yamada M, Suzuki A, Yamaguchi K, Futamura M, Yoshida K, Itoh Y
J Cancer. 2016; 7(5)569-75. doi: 10.7150/jca.13637.

PMID:
    27053955
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Significance of histologic pattern of carcinoma and sarcoma components on survival outcomes of uterine carcinosarcoma.
Matsuo K, Takazawa Y, Ross MS, Elishaev E, Podzielinski I, Yunokawa M, Sheridan TB, Bush SH, Klobocista MM, Blake EA, Takano T, Matsuzaki S, Baba T, Satoh S, Shida M, Nishikawa T, Ikeda Y, Adachi S, Yokoyama T, Takekuma M, Fujiwara K, Hazama Y, Kadogami D, Moffitt MN, Takeuchi S, Nishimura M, Iwasaki K, Ushioda N, Johnson MS, Yoshida M, Hakam A, Li SW, Richmond AM, Machida H, Mhawech-Fauceglia P, Ueda Y, Yoshino K, Yamaguchi K, Oishi T, Kajiwara H, Hasegawa K, Yasuda M, Kawana K, Suda K, Miyake TM, Moriya T, Yuba Y, Morgan T, Fukagawa T, Wakatsuki A, Sugiyama T, Pejovic T, Nagano T, Shimoya K, Andoh M, Shiki Y, Enomoto T, Sasaki T, Fujiwara K, Mikami M, Shimada M, Konishi I, Kimura T, Post MD, Shahzad MM, Im DD, Yoshida H, Omatsu K, Ueland FR, Kelley JL, Karabakhtsian RG, Roman LD
Ann Oncol. 2016 Apr 6; pii: mdw161.

PMID:
    27052653
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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 2015.

Company Name: Wright Medical

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2016


Company Name: Zimmer Biomet

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2016