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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

Stille coupling via C-N bond cleavage.
Wang DY, Kawahata M, Yang ZK, Miyamoto K, Komagawa S, Yamaguchi K, Wang C, Uchiyama M
Nat Commun. 2016 Sep 30; 712937. doi: 10.1038/ncomms12937.

PMID:
    27686744
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Transplantation of mature adipocyte-derived dedifferentiated fat cells for the treatment of vesicoureteral reflux in a rat model.
Ikado Y, Obinata D, Matsumoto T, Murata Y, Kano K, Fukuda N, Yamaguchi K, Takahashi S
Int Urol Nephrol. 2016 Sep 28;

PMID:
    27683029
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Arabidopsis CERK1-associated kinase PBL27 connects chitin perception to MAPK activation.
Yamada K, Yamaguchi K, Shirakawa T, Nakagami H, Mine A, Ishikawa K, Fujiwara M, Narusaka M, Narusaka Y, Ichimura K, Kobayashi Y, Matsui H, Nomura Y, Nomoto M, Tada Y, Fukao Y, Fukamizo T, Tsuda K, Shirasu K, Shibuya N, Kawasaki T
EMBO J. 2016 Sep 27; pii: e201694248.

PMID:
    27679653
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Case of primary pleural angiosarcoma with malignant seeding along the pleural tap tract.
Yamaguchi K, Yoshino K, Imafuku K, Tsuboi S, Ohara K
J Dermatol. 2016 Sep 26; doi: 10.1111/1346-8138.13620.

PMID:
    27667743
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Clinical Utility of Longitudinal Strain to Predict Functional Recovery in Patients With Tachyarrhythmia and Reduced LVEF.
Kusunose K, Torii Y, Yamada H, Nishio S, Hirata Y, Seno H, Saijo Y, Ise T, Yamaguchi K, Tobiume T, Yagi S, Soeki T, Wakatsuki T, Sata M
JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Sep 16; pii: S1936-878X(16)30523-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2016.03.019.

PMID:
    27665160
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cholinergic and β-adrenergic control of cardiovascular reflex responses to brief repeated asphyxia in term-equivalent fetal sheep.
Galinsky R, Lear CA, Yamaguchi K, Wassink G, Westgate JA, Bennet L, Gunn AJ
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2016 Sep 21; ajpregu.00340.2016. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00340.2016.

PMID:
    27654399
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Polyamines release the let-7b-mediated suppression of initiation codon recognition during the protein synthesis of EXT2.
Imamura M, Higashi K, Yamaguchi K, Asakura K, Furihata T, Terui Y, Satake T, Maegawa J, Yasumura K, Ibuki A, Akase T, Nishimura K, Kashiwagi K, Linhardt RJ, Igarashi K, Toida T
Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 21; 633549. doi: 10.1038/srep33549.

PMID:
    27650265
    [PubMed - in process]
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Suppression of liver Apo E secretion leads to HDL/cholesterol immaturity in rats administered ethinylestradiol.
Yamaguchi K, Ishii M, Maeda N, Iwano H, Yokota H
FEBS Open Bio. 2016 Sep; 6(9)928-36. doi: 10.1002/2211-5463.12098.

PMID:
    27642556
    [PubMed]
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Prospective analyses of female urinary incontinence symptoms following total hip arthroplasty.
Okumura K, Yamaguchi K, Tamaki T, Oinuma K, Tomoe H, Akita K
Int Urogynecol J. 2016 Sep 16;

PMID:
    27637984
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A case of myocardial infarction and left ventricular pseudo-false aneurysm perforating the right ventricle.
Nakashima R, Yamaguchi K, Yoshitomi H, Okada T, Endo A, Tanabe K
J Echocardiogr. 2016 Sep 8;

PMID:
    27637900
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Unstable B7-H4 cell surface expression and T-cell redirection as a means of cancer therapy.
Iizuka A, Kondou R, Nonomura C, Ashizawa T, Ohshima K, Kusuhara M, Isaka M, Ohde Y, Yamaguchi K, Akiyama Y
Oncol Rep. 2016 Sep 12; doi: 10.3892/or.2016.5084.

PMID:
    27632942
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Radiotherapy for Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer in Very Elderly Patients.
Maebayashi T, Ishibashi N, Aizawa T, Sakaguchi M, Sato K, Matsui T, Yamaguchi K, Takahashi S
Anticancer Res. 2016 Sep; 36(9)4763-9.

PMID:
    27630325
    [PubMed - in process]
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Purulent Pericarditis Accompanying Pericardial Abscess Induced by Nocardia in an Immunocompromised Patient.
Takashima A, Yagi S, Yamaguchi K, Watanabe S, Yamamoto N, Ito H, Kadota M, Hara T, Yamazaki H, Ise T, Kusunose K, Tobiume T, Yamada H, Soeki T, Wakatsuki T, Sata M
Circ J. 2016 Sep 15;

PMID:
    27628220
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Generation of self-clusters of galectin-1 in the farnesyl-bound form.
Yamaguchi K, Niwa Y, Nakabayashi T, Hiramatsu H
Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 14; 632999. doi: 10.1038/srep32999.

PMID:
    27624845
    [PubMed - in process]
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Correction of Facial Deformity in Sturge-Weber Syndrome.
Yamaguchi K, Lonic D, Chen C, Lo LJ
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2016 Aug; 4(8)e843. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000843.

PMID:
    27622111
    [PubMed]
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Draft Genome Sequence of Helicobacter suis Strain SNTW101, Isolated from a Japanese Patient with Nodular Gastritis.
Matsui H, Takahashi T, Murayama SY, Uchiyama I, Yamaguchi K, Shigenobu S, Suzuki M, Rimbara E, Shibayama K, Øverby A, Nakamura M
Genome Announc. 2016 Sep 8; 4(5)pii: e00934-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00934-16.

PMID:
    27609915
    [PubMed]
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Intracellular haemolytic agents of Heterocapsa circularisquama exhibit toxic effects on H. circularisquama cells themselves and suppress both cell-mediated haemolytic activity and toxicity to rotifers (Brachionus plicatilis).
Nishiguchi T, Cho K, Yasutomi M, Ueno M, Yamaguchi K, Basti L, Yamasaki Y, Takeshita S, Kim D, Oda T
Aquat Toxicol. 2016 Oct; 17995-102. doi: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2016.08.019.

PMID:
    27595652
    [PubMed - in process]
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Radiographic progression of arthritic changes in shoulders with degenerative rotator cuff tears.
Chalmers PN, Salazar DH, Steger-May K, Chamberlain AM, Stobbs-Cucchi G, Yamaguchi K, Keener JD
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2016 Aug 31; pii: S1058-2746(16)30249-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.07.022.

PMID:
    27592370
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A Strategy against the Osteonecrosis of the Jaw Associated with Nitrogen-Containing Bisphosphonates (N-BPs): Attempts to Replace N-BPs with the Non-N-BP Etidronate.
Oizumi T, Yamaguchi K, Sato K, Takahashi M, Yoshimura G, Otsuru H, Tsuchiya M, Hagiwara Y, Itoi E, Sugawara S, Takahashi T, Endo Y
Biol Pharm Bull. 2016; 39(9)1549-54. doi: 10.1248/bpb.b16-00041.

PMID:
    27582334
    [PubMed - in process]
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Factors Influencing the Prognosis of Octogenarians with Aortic Stenosis in the Advanced Aging Societies.
Liang S, Yamaguchi K, Yoshitomi H, Ito S, Nakashima R, Sugamori T, Endo A, Takahashi N, Tanabe K
Intern Med. 2016; 55(17)2351-8. doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.55.6691.

PMID:
    27580533
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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