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Obeid N. Ilahi, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Acute and Critical Care Surgery Section

Specialty Areas

Acute and Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery
Surgical Critical Care

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Trauma, emergency general surgery

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Suite: 340
Floor: 3
Office Phone: (314) 362-5298
Fax: (314) 362-5743



MBBS: Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan 1992
Residency: General Surgery, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania 1999
Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 2000
Fellowship: Trauma/Critical Care, University of Maryland, R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland 2001

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Early Emergency General Surgery Is Associated with a Higher Incidence of Clostridium difficile Infection.
Coleoglou Centeno AA, Horn CB, Rasane RK, Aldana JA, Zhang Q, Bochicchio KM, Bochicchio GV, Ilahi ON
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Oct 9; doi: 10.1089/sur.2018.183.

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Pre-Operative Anti-Fungal Therapy Does Not Improve Outcomes in Perforated Peptic Ulcers.
Horn CB, Coleoglou Centeno AA, Rasane RK, Aldana JA, Fiore NB, Zhang Q, Torres M, Mazuski JE, Ilahi ON, Punch LJ, Bochicchio GV
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Aug/Sep; 19(6)587-592. doi: 10.1089/sur.2018.058.

    [PubMed - in process]
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Femoral Osteomyelitis Caused by Cladophialophora in a Patient without Known Immunocompromise.
Jain NS, Horn CB, Coleoglou Centeno AA, Ilahi ON, Mazuski JE, Bocchichio GV, Punch LJ
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2018 Jul; 19(5)544-547. doi: 10.1089/sur.2018.046.

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Fungal Infections Increase the Mortality Rate Three-Fold in Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infections.
Horn CB, Wesp BM, Fiore NB, Rasane RK, Torres M, Turnbull IR, Ilahi ON, Punch LJ, Bochicchio GV
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2017 Oct; 18(7)793-798. doi: 10.1089/sur.2017.164.

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Protocol-driven nonoperative management in patients with blunt splenic trauma and minimal associated injury decreases length of stay.
Haan J, Ilahi ON, Kramer M, Scalea TM, Myers J
J Trauma. 2003 Aug; 55(2)317-21; discussion 321-2.

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Areas of Research Interest

Acute care surgery outcomes