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Mary E. Klingensmith, MD

Mary Culver Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery Section

Specialty Areas

Hepatobiliary Pancreatic (HPB) Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
General Surgery
Gallbladder Surgery
Biliary Surgery
GERD
Hiatal Hernia
Liver Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Referral Information

Professional Consultation Only

Areas of Clinical Interest

Minimally invasive surgery, esophagus, stomach, gallbladder, hernia repair, GERD treatment

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gastrointestinal Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-454-8877
Fax: 314-222-6256

Education

Education

Residency: General Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 1999
Fellowship: (Research) Div. of Gastrointestinal Surg., Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical Sch., Boston 1996
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 1992
B.A.: Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts 1988

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Best Practice for Implementation of the SCORE Portal in General Surgery Residency Training Programs.
Joshi ART, Klingensmith ME, Malangoni MA, Delman KA, Korndorffer JR Jr, Smink DS, Barrett KB, Hickey M
J Surg Educ. 2018 Nov; 75(6)e11-e16. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.04.014.

PMID:
    29793808
    [PubMed - in process]
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Interim Analysis of a Prospective Multi-Institutional Study of Surgery Resident Experience with Flexibility in Surgical Training.
Cullinan DR, Wise PE, Delman KA, Potts JR, Awad MM, Eberlein TJ, Klingensmith ME
J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Apr; 226(4)425-431. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.12.024.

PMID:
    29309940
    [PubMed - in process]
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What Can SCORE Web Portal Usage Analytics Tell Us About How Surgical Residents Learn?
Joshi ART, Salami A, Hickey M, Barrett KB, Klingensmith ME, Malangoni MA
J Surg Educ. 2017 Nov - Dec; 74(6)e133-e137. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.10.002.

PMID:
    29079112
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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American Surgical Association Presidential Forum: A Lifetime of Surgical Education: Can We Do better?
Lillemoe KD, Klingensmith ME, Darzi A, Taylor SM
Ann Surg. 2017 Oct; 266(4)555-563. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002433.

PMID:
    28902003
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Visual Abstracts to Disseminate Research on Social Media: A Prospective, Case-control Crossover Study.
Ibrahim AM, Lillemoe KD, Klingensmith ME, Dimick JB
Ann Surg. 2017 Dec; 266(6)e46-e48. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002277.

PMID:
    28448382
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Annals of Surgery to offer self-assessment CME.
Klingensmith ME, Lillemoe KD
Ann Surg. 2017 Jan; 265(1)1. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002057.

PMID:
    28009727
    [PubMed]
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Leadership and followership in surgical education.
Klingensmith ME
Am J Surg. 2017 Feb; 213(2)207-211. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.07.032.

PMID:
    27751527
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resident perceptions on pregnancy during training: 2008 to 2015.
Mundschenk MB, Krauss EM, Poppler LH, Hasak JM, Klingensmith ME, Mackinnon SE, Tenenbaum MM
Am J Surg. 2016 Oct; 212(4)649-659. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.06.018.

PMID:
    27575602
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Surgical Training and the Early Specialization Program: Analysis of a National Program.
Klingensmith ME, Potts JR, Merrill WH, Eberlein TJ, Rhodes RS, Ashley SW, Valentine RJ, Hunter JG, Stain SC
J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Apr; 222(4)410-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.12.035.

PMID:
    27016968
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Future of General Surgery Residency Education.
Klingensmith ME
JAMA Surg. 2016 Mar; 151(3)207-8. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.4598.

PMID:
    26650501
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Factors influencing the decision of surgery residency graduates to pursue general surgery practice versus fellowship.
Klingensmith ME, Cogbill TH, Luchette F, Biester T, Samonte K, Jones A, Lewis FR, Malangoni MA
Ann Surg. 2015 Sep; 262(3)449-55; discussion 454-5. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001435.

PMID:
    26258313
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Continuum of Coaching: Opportunities for Surgical Improvement at All Levels.
Greenberg CC, Klingensmith ME
Ann Surg. 2015 Aug; 262(2)217-9. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001290.

PMID:
    26164427
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early Results from the Flexibility in Surgical Training Research Consortium: Resident and Program Director Attitudes Toward Flexible Rotations in Senior Residency.
Klingensmith ME, Awad M, Delman KA, Deveney K, Fahey TJ 3rd, Lees JS, Lipsett P, Mullen JT, Smink DS, Wayne J
J Surg Educ. 2015 Nov-Dec; 72(6)e151-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.05.007.

PMID:
    26119098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Resident Preparation for Careers in General Surgery: A Survey of Program Directors.
Cogbill TH, Klingensmith ME, Jones AT, Biester TW, Malangoni MA
J Surg Educ. 2015 Nov-Dec; 72(6)e251-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.05.001.

PMID:
    26073717
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Practice administration training needs of recent general surgery graduates.
Klingensmith ME, Cogbill TH, Samonte K, Jones A, Malangoni MA
Surgery. 2015 Sep; 158(3)773-6. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2015.02.028.

PMID:
    26054322
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Decision making in trauma settings: simulation to improve diagnostic skills.
Murray DJ, Freeman BD, Boulet JR, Woodhouse J, Fehr JJ, Klingensmith ME
Simul Healthc. 2015 Jun; 10(3)139-45. doi: 10.1097/SIH.0000000000000073.

PMID:
    25710315
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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House Staff Should Also Receive Retirement Benefits.
Hanto DW, Klingensmith ME
Ann Surg. 2016 Jan; 263(1)e8. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000902.

PMID:
    25211271
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Subscription to the Surgical Council on Resident Education web portal and qualifying examination performance.
Klingensmith ME, Jones AT, Smiley W, Biester TW, Malangoni MA
J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Apr; 218(4)566-70. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.12.015.

PMID:
    24491242
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ward rounds and patient outcome: be attentive or suffer the peril.
Klingensmith ME
Ann Surg. 2014 Feb; 259(2)227-8. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000493.

PMID:
    24398924
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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General surgery residency training issues.
Klingensmith ME, Lewis FR
Adv Surg. 2013; 47251-70.

PMID:
    24298855
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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