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Faculty Physicians

Mark E. Halstead, MD

Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Sports Medicine
Non-operative Sports Medicine
Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatric Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Musculoskeletal and medical problems related to sports in pediatric, adolescent and adult athletes, management of concussions, preparticipation evaluations for high school and college athletes, overuse and acute injuries in runners, knee ligament injuries, shoulder and elbow problems in the throwing athlete, stress fractures in the athlete, asthma in the athlete

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer 40 Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63017

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Office Phone: (314) 514-3500



Fellowship: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 2004
Chief Resident: Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin 2002
Residnecy: University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin 2001
Medical Degree: University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 1998
B.S.: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 1994

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Contact sports for young athletes: keys to safety.
Halstead ME
Pediatr Ann. 2010 May; 39(5)275-8. doi: 10.3928/00904481-20100422-07.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Education of medical students and physicians-in-training, concussion management, running injuries in the high school athlete, injury prevention