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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

Ketamine suppresses the substance P-induced production of IL-6 and IL-8 by human U373MG glioblastoma/astrocytoma cells.
Yamaguchi K, Kumakura S, Murakami T, Someya A, Inada E, Nagaoka I
Int J Mol Med. 2017 Feb 3; doi: 10.3892/ijmm.2017.2875.

PMID:
    28204809
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Combination of Aprepitant, Azasetron, and Dexamethasone as Antiemetic Prophylaxis in Women with Gynecologic Cancers Receiving Paclitaxel/Carboplatin Therapy.
Koshiyama M, Matsumura N, Imai S, Yamanoi K, Abiko K, Yoshioka Y, Yamaguchi K, Hamanishi J, Baba T, Konishi I
Med Sci Monit. 2017 Feb 15; 23826-833.

PMID:
    28198358
    [PubMed - in process]
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AGER gene polymorphisms and soluble receptor for advanced glycation end product in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
Yamaguchi K, Iwamoto H, Horimasu Y, Ohshimo S, Fujitaka K, Hamada H, Mazur W, Kohno N, Hattori N
Respirology. 2017 Feb 14; doi: 10.1111/resp.12995.

PMID:
    28198072
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Loss of PAR-3 protein expression is associated with invasion, lymph node metastasis, and poor survival in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
Kitaichi T, Yasui K, Gen Y, Dohi O, Iwai N, Tomie A, Yamada N, Terasaki K, Umemura A, Nishikawa T, Yamaguchi K, Moriguchi M, Sumida Y, Mitsuyoshi H, Naito Y, Zen Y, Itoh Y
Hum Pathol. 2017 Feb 8; pii: S0046-8177(17)30030-8. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2017.01.009.

PMID:
    28188749
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Modified Technique of Mandibular Ramus Sagittal Split Osteotomy for Prevention of Inferior Alveolar Nerve Injury: A Prospective Cohort Study and Outcome Assessment.
Chortrakarnkij P, Lonic D, Lin HH, Yamaguchi K, Kim SG, Lo LJ
Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Feb 4; doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000001015.

PMID:
    28166135
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Dislocation following reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Kohan EM, Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Keener JD, Yamaguchi K, Chamberlain AM
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Feb 3; pii: S1058-2746(17)30017-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.12.073.

PMID:
    28162886
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Restricted nutrition-induced low birth weight, low number of nephrons and glomerular mesangium injury in Japanese quail.
Nishimura H, Yaoita E, Nameta M, Yamaguchi K, Sato M, Ihoriya C, Zhao L, Kawachi H, Sasaki T, Ikezumi Y, Ouchi Y, Kashihara N, Yamamoto T
J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2017 Feb 6; 1-14. doi: 10.1017/S2040174416000787.

PMID:
    28162133
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Key volatile compounds in red koji-shochu, a Monascus-fermented product, and their formation steps during fermentation.
Rahayu YY, Yoshizaki Y, Yamaguchi K, Okutsu K, Futagami T, Tamaki H, Sameshima Y, Takamine K
Food Chem. 2017 Jun 1; 224398-406. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2016.12.005.

PMID:
    28159286
    [PubMed - in process]
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Case of Superficial Cancer Located at the Pharyngoesophageal Junction Which Was Dissected by Endoscopic Laryngopharyngeal Surgery Combined with Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection.
Kawada K, Kawano T, Sugimoto T, Yamaguchi K, Kawamura Y, Matsui T, Okuda M, Ogo T, Kume Y, Nakajima Y, Mora A, Okada T, Hoshino A, Tokairin Y, Nakajima Y, Okada R, Kiyokawa Y, Nomura F, Asakage T, Shimoda R, Ito T
Case Rep Otolaryngol. 2017; 20171341059. doi: 10.1155/2017/1341059.

PMID:
    28154766
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Conversion therapy for stage IV gastric cancer-the present and future.
Yamaguchi K, Yoshida K, Tanaka Y, Matsuhashi N, Tanahashi T, Takahashi T
Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Jun 14; 150. doi: 10.21037/tgh.2016.05.12.

PMID:
    28138617
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Ampulla of Vater and Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor of the Duodenum in a Patient with Von Recklinghausen's Disease].
Yamada Y, Shiozawa S, Usui T, Kuhara K, Kouno T, Asaka S, Yamaguchi K, Yokomizo H, Shimakawa T, Yoshimatsu K, Katsube T, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)2365-2367.

PMID:
    28133323
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[A Case of Malignant Colonic Obstruction Bearing Another Synchronous Obstructive Lesion in the Anal Side of the Colon].
Murayama M, Nakashima O, Murakami S, 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. 2016 Nov; 43(12)2283-2285.

PMID:
    28133296
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Synchronous Double Cancer Involving Gastric Cancer Resembling a Submucosal Tumor with Stenosis in the Pylorus and Ascending Colon Cancer - A Case Report].
Miyauchi T, Miyaki A, Ida A, Kishibe S, Yamaguchi K, Shiozawa S, Usui T, Kuhara K, Kono T, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)1890-1892.

PMID:
    28133166
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Three Cases of Unresectable, Advanced, and Recurrent Colorectal Cancer Associated with Gastrointestinal Obstruction That Were Treated with Small Intestine-Transverse Colon Bypass Surgery].
Ida A, Miyaki A, Miyauchi T, Yamaguchi K, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)1632-1634.

PMID:
    28133081
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Preoperative Prognostic Nutritional Index in Elderly Patients Over 80 Years Old Who Underwent Curative Resection for Colorectal Cancer].
Yoshimatsu K, Yokomizo H, Yano Y, Okayama S, Sakuma A, Satake M, Sagawa M, Matsumoto A, Fjimoto T, Asaka S, Usui T, Yamaguchi K, Shiozawa S, Shimakawa T, Katsube T, Kato H, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)1529-1531.

PMID:
    28133046
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[Prediction of Treatment Effect of Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Using Computed Tomography(CT)-Attenuation Value].
Shiozawa S, Usui T, Kuhara K, Tsuchiya A, Miyauchi T, Kono T, Asaka S, Yamaguchi K, Yokomizo H, Shimakawa T, Yoshimatsu K, Katsube T, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)1487-1489.

PMID:
    28133032
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[The Significance and Limitations of Curative Resection for Peritoneal Metastases of Colorectal Cancer].
Yokomizo H, Yoshimatsu K, Yano Y, Okayama S, Sakuma A, Satake M, Yamada Y, Matsumoto A, Usui T, Yamaguchi K, Shiozawa S, Shimakawa T, Katsube T, Kato H, Naritaka Y
Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2016 Nov; 43(12)1446-1448.

PMID:
    28133018
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Impact of Branched-Chain Amino Acid-Enriched Nutrient on liver Cirrhosis with Hepatocellular Carcinoma Undergoing Transcatheter Arterial Chemoembolization in Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer Stage B: A Prospective Study.
Shiozawa S, Usui T, Kuhara K, Tsuchiya A, Miyauchi T, Kono T, Asaka S, Yamaguchi K, Yokomizo H, Shimakawa T, Yoshimatsu K, Katsube T, Naritaka Y
J Nippon Med Sch. 2016; 83(6)248-256. doi: 10.1272/jnms.83.248.

PMID:
    28133005
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Does the Critical Shoulder Angle Correlate With Rotator Cuff Tear Progression?
Chalmers PN, Salazar D, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Yamaguchi K, Keener JD
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jan 24; doi: 10.1007/s11999-017-5249-1.

PMID:
    28120293
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Identification of FERM domain-containing protein 5 (FRMD5) as a novel target of β-catenin/TCF7L2 complex.
Zhu C, Yamaguchi K, Ohsugi T, Terakado Y, Noguchi R, Ikenoue T, Furukawa Y
Cancer Sci. 2017 Jan 24; doi: 10.1111/cas.13174.

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    28117551
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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