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Paul Santiago, MD

Professor, Neurological Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Spine Surgery - Neurosurgery
Spinal Cord Tumors
Cervical Spine Surgery
Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

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

Areas of Clinical Interest

General neurosurgery, spinal disorders resulting from degenerative disease, spondylosis, spondylolithesis, tumors, cancer, inflammatory disease, ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, infections, congenital disorders, cervical spine surgery, spinal instrumentation, minimally invasive surgery, thoracoscopic surgery; disorders of cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine; disorders of craniocervical junction, head injury, spinal cord injury

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News
  • Financial Disclosures
  • Videos

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neurosurgical Cervical Spine Institute and Spine Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 362-3577
Fax: (314) 362-2107

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Four

1044 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 110
Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Education

Education

Fellowship: Spine in Neurological Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 2003
Chief Residency: Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 2002
Residency: Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 2000
Medical Degree: Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticutt 1995
BSc with Honors: Biology, Stanford University, 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The utility of network analysis in the context of Indigenous Australian oral health literacy.
Soares GH, Santiago PHR, Michel-Crosato E, Jamieson L
PLoS One. 2020; 15(6)e0233972. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0233972.

PMID:
    32492049
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Mind-Muscle Connection: Limited Effect of Verbal Instructions on Muscle Activity in a Seated Row Exercise.
Fujita RA, Silva NRS, Bedo BLS, Santiago PRP, Gentil PRV, Gomes MM
Percept Mot Skills. 2020 May 25; 31512520926369. doi: 10.1177/0031512520926369.

PMID:
    32448047
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A custom musculoskeletal model for estimation of medial and lateral tibiofemoral contact forces during tasks with high knee and hip flexions.
Bedo BLS, Catelli DS, Lamontagne M, Santiago PRP
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2020 May 12; 1-6. doi: 10.1080/10255842.2020.1757662.

PMID:
    32393120
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Epidemiological evaluation and survival of children with acute myeloid leukemia.
Morais RV, Souza MV, Silva KAS, Santiago P, Lorenzoni MC, Lorea CF, Junior CGC, Taniguchi ANR, Scherer FF, Michalowski MB, Daudt LE
J Pediatr (Rio J). 2020 Apr 20; pii: S0021-7557(19)30547-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jped.2020.02.003.

PMID:
    32325011
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Novel Therapies for Managing Cholestasis.
Santiago P, Levy C
Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2020 Mar; 15(3)95-99. doi: 10.1002/cld.886.

PMID:
    32257119
    [PubMed]
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Development and initial psychometric assessment of the race-related attitudes and multiculturalism scale in Australia.
Haag DG, Santiago PHR, Macedo DM, Bastos JL, Paradies Y, Jamieson L
PLoS One. 2020; 15(4)e0230724. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0230724.

PMID:
    32236121
    [PubMed - in process]
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Complications of cosmetic iris implants: French series of 87 eyes.
El Chehab H, Gatinel D, Baudouin C, Muraine M, Hoffart L, Rozot P, Mehanna C, Bonnet C, Nordmann JP, Santiago PY, Burillon C, Baillif S, Pisella PJ, Weber M, Robinet-Perrin A, Deidier D, Hay A, Villain M, Baïkoff G, Gauthier AS, Mathis T, Dot C
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2020 Jan; 46(1)34-39. doi: 10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000032.

PMID:
    32050230
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Pharmacopea within Triatomine Salivary Glands.
Santiago PB, de Araújo CN, Charneau S, Praça YR, Bastos IMD, Ribeiro JMC, Santana JM
Trends Parasitol. 2020 Mar; 36(3)250-265. doi: 10.1016/j.pt.2019.12.014.

PMID:
    32007395
    [PubMed - in process]
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The rapid recovery of vertical force propulsion production and postural sway after a specific fatigue protocol in female handball athletes.
Bedo BLS, Pereira DR, Moraes R, Kalva-Filho CA, Will-de-Lemos T, Santiago PRP
Gait Posture. 2020 Mar; 7752-58. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2020.01.017.

PMID:
    31986376
    [PubMed - in process]
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NAM Therapy-Evidence-Based Results.
Esenlik E, Gibson T, Kassam S, Sato Y, Garfinkle J, Figueroa AA, AlQatami F, Runyan C, Alperovich M, Golinko MS, Lee C, Chatzigianni A, Zafeiriadis AA, Santiago P, Hosseinian B, Kaygısız EU, Üçüncü N, Aslan BI, Uzuner FD, Gülşen A, Akkurt A, Arslan SG, Sabás M, Muñoz-Mendoza MA, Masis D, Holguin L, Granados A, Rojas NE, Campo B, Keskin K, Akçam MO, Lowe KM, Morselli PG, Pannuto L, Yarza IN, Martinez AT, Coşkun EY, Nissan S
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 Apr; 57(4)529-531. doi: 10.1177/1055665619899752.

PMID:
    31960709
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pre-deployment predictors of suicide attempt during and after combat deployment: Results from the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers.
Zuromski KL, Bernecker SL, Chu C, Wilks CR, Gutierrez PM, Joiner TE, Liu H, Naifeh JA, Nock MK, Sampson NA, Zaslavsky AM, Stein MB, Ursano RJ, Kessler RC, Site Principal Investigators., Army liaison/consultant., Other team members.
J Psychiatr Res. 2020 Feb; 121214-221. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.12.003.

PMID:
    31865211
    [PubMed - in process]
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Epidemiology of acute pediatric poisonings in Spain: a prospective multicenter study from the Spanish Society of Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Santiago P, Bilbao N, Martinez-Indart L, Mintegi S, Azkunaga B, Intoxications Working Group of the Spanish Society of Pediatric Emergencies.
Eur J Emerg Med. 2019 Dec 18; doi: 10.1097/MEJ.0000000000000661.

PMID:
    31855890
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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DFT analysis, spectroscopic study and biological activity of a newly synthesized benzoylhydrazone binuclear Cu(II) complex.
Santiago PHO, Tiago FS, Castro MS, Souza PEN, Martins JBL, Gatto CC
J Inorg Biochem. 2020 Mar; 204110949. doi: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2019.110949.

PMID:
    31810044
    [PubMed - in process]
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Local Health Jurisdiction Staff Deliver Health Promotion to Small Worksites, Washington.
Harris JR, Hammerback K, Brown M, Ryan DE, Coe NB, Pike KJ, Santiago PM, Hannon PA
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2019 Nov 14; doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000001105.

PMID:
    31738191
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Hepatic Sarcoidosis: Natural History and Management Implications.
Sedki M, Fonseca N, Santiago P, Diaz L, Garcia-Buitrago M, Mirsaeidi M, Levy C
Front Med (Lausanne). 2019; 6232. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2019.00232.

PMID:
    31737633
    [PubMed]
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Validation of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand in Patients Undergoing Cervical Spine Surgery.
Khalifeh JM, Akbari SHA, Khandpur U, Johnston W, Wright NM, Hawasli AH, Dorward I, Santiago P, Ray WZ
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Dec 1; 44(23)1676-1684. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003138.

PMID:
    31730573
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Degrees of xerostomia? A Rasch analysis of the Xerostomia Inventory.
Santiago PHR, Song Y, Hanna K, Nair R
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2020 Feb; 48(1)63-71. doi: 10.1111/cdoe.12504.

PMID:
    31715641
    [PubMed - in process]
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Ethnic-racial identity affirmation: Validation in Aboriginal Australian children.
Macedo DM, Santiago PR, Roberts RM, Smithers LG, Paradies Y, Jamieson LM
PLoS One. 2019; 14(11)e0224736. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0224736.

PMID:
    31697728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Towards understanding the doping mechanism of organic semiconductors by Lewis acids.
Yurash B, Cao DX, Brus VV, Leifert D, Wang M, Dixon A, Seifrid M, Mansour AE, Lungwitz D, Liu T, Santiago PJ, Graham KR, Koch N, Bazan GC, Nguyen TQ
Nat Mater. 2019 Dec; 18(12)1327-1334. doi: 10.1038/s41563-019-0479-0.

PMID:
    31527809
    [PubMed]
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Multiwall and bamboo-like carbon nanotubes from the Allende chondrite: A probable source of asymmetry.
Cruz-Rosas HI, Riquelme F, Santiago P, Rendón L, Buhse T, Ortega-Gutiérrez F, Borja-Urby R, Mendoza D, Gaona C, Miramontes P, Cocho G
PLoS One. 2019; 14(7)e0218750. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218750.

PMID:
    31260466
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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In the News

In the News

Paul Santiago, MD

Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company 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 or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals 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 financial interests during calendar year 2019:

Company Name: Corelink

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board: $1 - $9,999

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2020


Company Name: Zimmer

Royalties: $100,000 - $149,999

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2020


Company Name: 3Dspine

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2020

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Areas of Research Interest

Patient safety and quality improvement in patient care.