FollowMyHealth Patient Portal

Faculty Physicians

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

Transcriptional framework of male gametogenesis in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L.
Higo A, Niwa M, Yamato KT, Yamada L, Sawada H, Sakamoto T, Kurata T, Shirakawa M, Endo M, Shigenobu S, Yamaguchi K, Ishizaki K, Nishihama R, Kohchi T, Araki T
Plant Cell Physiol. 2016 Feb 8; pii: pcw005.

PMID:
    26858289
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Association of coronary artery calcification with liver fibrosis in Japanese patients with NAFLD.
Ishiba H, Sumida Y, Kataoka S, Kuroda M, Akabame S, Tomiyasu K, Tanaka M, Arai M, Taketani H, Seko Y, Okajima A, Hara T, Umemura A, Nishikawa T, Yamaguchi K, Moriguchi M, Mitsuyoshi H, Yasui K, Itoh Y
Hepatol Res. 2016 Feb 8; doi: 10.1111/hepr.12665.

PMID:
    26853695
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Krüppel-like factor 4 expression in oral carcinoma cells and hypermethylation at the gene promoter.
Yamaguchi A, Kuroyama K, Tokura A, Saito A, Arikawa H, Hasebe T, Usui D, Yamaguchi K, Chiba T, Imai K
BMC Oral Health. 2016 Feb 4; 16(1)13. doi: 10.1186/s12903-016-0172-5.

PMID:
    26847634
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Capsule-Capsule Conversion by Guest Encapsulation.
Wang S, Sawada T, Ohara K, Yamaguchi K, Fujita M
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2016 Feb; 55(6)2063-6. doi: 10.1002/anie.201509278.

PMID:
    26836338
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Fast calculation method of computer generated hologram animation for viewpoint parallel shift and rotation using Fourier transform optical system.
Watanabe R, Yamaguchi K, Sakamoto Y
Appl Opt. 2016 Jan 20; 55(3)A167-77. doi: 10.1364/AO.55.00A167.

PMID:
    26835950
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Clinical efficacy of neoadjuvant chemotherapy with irinotecan (CPT-11) and nedaplatin followed by radical hysterectomy for locally advanced cervical cancer.
Abou-Taleb HA, Koshiyama M, Matsumura N, Baba T, Yamaguchi K, Hamanishi J, Abiko K, Yamanoi K, Murakami R, Horikawa N, Taha AA, Kitamura S, Konishi I
J Int Med Res. 2016 Feb 1; pii: 0300060515591858.

PMID:
    26831404
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Homogeneous Photocatalytic Water Oxidation with a Dinuclear Co(III)-Pyridylmethylamine Complex.
Ishizuka T, Watanabe A, Kotani H, Hong D, Satonaka K, Wada T, Shiota Y, Yoshizawa K, Ohara K, Yamaguchi K, Kato S, Fukuzumi S, Kojima T
Inorg Chem. 2016 Feb 1; 55(3)1154-64. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b02336.

PMID:
    26810593
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


RNA-seq analysis of the gonadal transcriptome during Alligator mississippiensis temperature-dependent sex determination and differentiation.
Yatsu R, Miyagawa S, Kohno S, Parrott BB, Yamaguchi K, Ogino Y, Miyakawa H, Lowers RH, Shigenobu S, Guillette LJ Jr, Iguchi T
BMC Genomics. 2016 Jan 25; 17(1)77. doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-2396-9.

PMID:
    26810479
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Vegetation in the coronary sinus that concealed the presence of a coronary arteriovenous fistula in a patient with infectious endocarditis.
Takashima A, Yagi S, Yamaguchi K, Takagi E, Kanbara T, Ogawa H, Ise T, Kusunose K, Tobiume T, Yamada H, Soeki T, Wakatsuki T, Kitagawa T, Sata M
Int J Cardiol. 2016 Jan 11; 207266-268. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.01.057.

PMID:
    26808990
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Distinct TRPV1- and TRPA1-based mechanisms underlying enhancement of oral ulcerative mucositis-induced pain by 5-fluorouracil.
Yamaguchi K, Ono K, Hitomi S, Ito M, Nodai T, Goto T, Harano N, Watanabe S, Inoue H, Miyano K, Uezono Y, Matoba M, Inenaga K
Pain. 2016 Jan 22;

PMID:
    26808144
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


[A Case of FAP Who Underwent Mucosectomy for Intramucosal Cancer That Repeatedly Developed in the Residual Rectal Mucosa after Stapled Ileal-Pouch Anal Anastomosis].
Tajima Y, Hatano S, Kumamoto K, Ishibashi K, Chika N, Onozawa H, Matsuzawa T, Mochiki E, Yamaguchi K, Akagi K, Iwama T, Ishida H
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2015 Nov; 42(12)2199-201.

PMID:
    26805310
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


[Basaloid Carcinoma of the Esophagus with Lugol-Voiding Lesions--A Case Report].
Shimakawa T, Asaka S, Shimazaki A, Yamaguchi K, Usui T, Yokomizo H, Shiozawa S, Yoshimatsu K, Katsube T, Naritaka Y, Fujibayashi M
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2015 Nov; 42(12)1899-901.

PMID:
    26805210
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


[A Case of Stage Ⅳ Rectal Cancer with No Evidence of Disease after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Surgery].
Yamaguchi K, Watanabe I, Sasaki M, Shibasaki Y, Miyazaki K, Aoyagi H, Higuchi K, Koseki K, Kitago K, Nishi N, Nihei Z, Ito M
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2015 Nov; 42(12)1650-2.

PMID:
    26805126
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


[A Case of a Patient with Distal Bile Duct Carcinoma Who Underwent Surgical Resection Three Times for Pulmonary Metastases].
Amikura K, Sakamoto H, Takahashi A, Ogura T, Omichi K, Uramoto H, Akiyama H, Kinoshita H, Nakajima Y, Yamaguchi K, Hara H
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2015 Nov; 42(12)1570-2.

PMID:
    26805099
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


[Analysis of Palliative Stent Placement for Acute Malignant Colorectal Obstruction].
Murayama M, Nakashima O, Yamazaki K, Koizumi K, Shimazaki A, Asaka S, Yamaguchi K, Yokomizo H, Shiozawa S, Yoshimatsu K, Shimakawa T, Katsube T, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2015 Nov; 42(12)1540-2.

PMID:
    26805089
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Evaluation of measles-rubella vaccination for mothers in early puerperal phase.
Hisano M, Kato T, Inoue E, Sago H, Yamaguchi K
Vaccine. 2016 Jan 19; pii: S0264-410X(16)00041-4. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.01.015.

PMID:
    26801065
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Related citations


Transvaginal resection of a rectal leiomyoma: A case report.
Matsuhashi N, Takahashi T, Ichikawa K, Tanahashi T, Sasaki Y, Tanaka Y, Okumura N, Yamaguchi K, Osada S, Yoshida K
Oncol Lett. 2015 Dec; 10(6)3785-3788.

PMID:
    26788208
    [PubMed]
Related citations


A Rare Case of Tumoral Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition Disease of the Wrist Joint.
Nakamura O, Kaji Y, Yamagami Y, Yamaguchi K, Nishimura H, Fukuoka N, Yamamoto T
Case Rep Orthop. 2015; 2015313291. doi: 10.1155/2015/313291.

PMID:
    26783477
    [PubMed]
Related citations


Non-invasive Monitoring of Hepatic Oxygenation Using Time-Resolved Spectroscopy.
Yasuda T, Yamaguchi K, Futatsuki T, Furubeppu H, Nakahara M, Eguchi T, Miyamoto S, Madokoro Y, Terada S, Nakamura K, Harada H, Junichiro T, Yanagimoto K, Kakihana Y
Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016; 876407-12. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3023-4_51.

PMID:
    26782239
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations


Sonographic Evaluation of Bone Formation After Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy.
Miura K, Yoshida M, Yamaguchi K, Yoshida R, Asahina I
J Ultrasound Med. 2016 Feb; 35(2)395-400. doi: 10.7863/ultra.15.04046.

PMID:
    26782159
    [PubMed - in process]
Related citations

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 2014.

Company Name: Tornier

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2015


Company Name: Zimmer

Royalties: $50,001 - $100,000

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2015