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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

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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 One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 211
Office Phone: 314-362-3577

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

Cholestatic liver diseases: new targets, new therapies.
Santiago P, Scheinberg AR, Levy C
Therap Adv Gastroenterol. 2018; 111756284818787400. doi: 10.1177/1756284818787400.

PMID:
    30159035
    [PubMed]
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Influence of Situational Variables, Team Formation, and Playing Position on Match Running Performance and Social Network Analysis in Brazilian Professional Soccer Players.
Aquino R, Carling C, Palucci Vieira LH, Martins G, Jabor G, Machado J, Santiago P, Garganta J, Puggina E
J Strength Cond Res. 2018 Jul 4; doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002725.

PMID:
    29985222
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Additional Haptic Information Provided by Anchors Reduces Postural Sway in Young Adults Less Than Does Light Touch.
Moraes R, Bedo BLS, Santos LO, Batistela RA, Santiago PRP, Mauerberg-deCastro E
Front Neurosci. 2018; 12346. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2018.00346.

PMID:
    29922122
    [PubMed]
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Partial ablation of the orexin field induces a sub-narcoleptic phenotype in a conditional mouse model of orexin neurodegeneration.
Black SW, Sun JD, Santiago P, Laihsu A, Kimura N, Yamanaka A, Bersot R, Humphries PS
Sleep. 2018 Sep 1; 41(9)doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsy116.

PMID:
    29860347
    [PubMed - in process]
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Rivaroxaban for Stroke Prevention after Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source.
Hart RG, Sharma M, Mundl H, Kasner SE, Bangdiwala SI, Berkowitz SD, Swaminathan B, Lavados P, Wang Y, Wang Y, Davalos A, Shamalov N, Mikulik R, Cunha L, Lindgren A, Arauz A, Lang W, Czlonkowska A, Eckstein J, Gagliardi RJ, Amarenco P, Ameriso SF, Tatlisumak T, Veltkamp R, Hankey GJ, Toni D, Bereczki D, Uchiyama S, Ntaios G, Yoon BW, Brouns R, Endres M, Muir KW, Bornstein N, Ozturk S, O'Donnell MJ, De Vries Basson MM, Pare G, Pater C, Kirsch B, Sheridan P, Peters G, Weitz JI, Peacock WF, Shoamanesh A, Benavente OR, Joyner C, Themeles E, Connolly SJ, NAVIGATE ESUS Investigators.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Jun 7; 378(23)2191-2201. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1802686.

PMID:
    29766772
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Team Dynamics, Running, and Skill-Related Performances of Brazilian U11 to Professional Soccer Players During Official Matches.
Palucci Vieira LH, Aquino R, Moura FA, Barros RML, Arpini VM, Oliveira LP, Bedo BLS, Santiago PRP
J Strength Cond Res. 2018 Apr 26; doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002577.

PMID:
    29702518
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Four Weeks of β-alanine Supplementation Improves High-Intensity Game Activities in Water Polo.
Brisola GMP, de Souza Malta E, Santiago PRP, Vieira LHP, Zagatto AM
Int J Sports Physiol Perform. 2018 Apr 13; 1-23. doi: 10.1123/ijspp.2017-0636.

PMID:
    29651862
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Selective cytotoxic and genotoxic activities of 5-(2-bromo-5-methoxybenzylidene)-thiazolidine-2,4-dione against NCI-H292 human lung carcinoma cells.
Rodrigues MDD, Santiago PBGS, Marques KMR, Pereira VRA, de Castro MCAB, Cantalice JCLL, da Silva TG, Adam ML, do Nascimento SC, de Albuquerque JFC, Militao GCG
Pharmacol Rep. 2018 Jun; 70(3)446-454. doi: 10.1016/j.pharep.2017.11.008.

PMID:
    29627691
    [PubMed - in process]
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Kicking Performance in Young U9 to U20 Soccer Players: Assessment of Velocity and Accuracy Simultaneously.
Vieira LHP, Cunha SA, Moraes R, Barbieri FA, Aquino R, Oliveira LP, Navarro M, Bedo BLS, Santiago PRP
Res Q Exerc Sport. 2018 Jun; 89(2)210-220. doi: 10.1080/02701367.2018.1439569.

PMID:
    29513093
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Learning to Tolerate Not Knowing.
Santiago PN
Psychiatry. 2017 Winter; 80(4)315-317. doi: 10.1080/00332747.2017.1397455.

PMID:
    29466105
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Qualitative and quantitative study of ophthalmologic consultation in France: A multicenter descriptive survey].
Santiago PY, Becquet F, Zanlonghi X, Bosc JM
J Fr Ophtalmol. 2018 Feb; 41(2)158-163. doi: 10.1016/j.jfo.2017.09.004.

PMID:
    29439805
    [PubMed - in process]
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Exploring the molecular complexity of Triatoma dimidiata sialome.
Santiago PB, de Araújo CN, Charneau S, Bastos IMD, Assumpção TCF, Queiroz RML, Praça YR, Cordeiro TM, Garcia CHS, da Silva IG, Raiol T, Motta FN, de Araújo Oliveira JV, de Sousa MV, Ribeiro JMC, de Santana JM
J Proteomics. 2018 Mar 1; 17447-60. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2017.12.016.

PMID:
    29288089
    [PubMed - in process]
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Biomechanical analysis of the shoulder of swimmers after a maximal effort test.
Serenza FS, Oliveira AS, Bedo BLS, Mariano FP, Aquino R, Warner M, Santiago PRP
Phys Ther Sport. 2018 Mar; 3014-21. doi: 10.1016/j.ptsp.2017.11.002.

PMID:
    29274455
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Permeability of hair to cadmium, copper and lead in five species of terrestrial mammals and implications in biomonitoring.
Rendón-Lugo AN, Santiago P, Puente-Lee I, León-Paniagua L
Environ Monit Assess. 2017 Nov 18; 189(12)640. doi: 10.1007/s10661-017-6338-z.

PMID:
    29151127
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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High prevalence of Salmonella spp. in wastewater reused for irrigation assessed by molecular methods.
Santiago P, Jiménez-Belenguer A, García-Hernández J, Estellés RM, Hernández Pérez M, Castillo López MA, Ferrús MA, Moreno Y
Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2018 Jan; 221(1)95-101. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2017.10.007.

PMID:
    29107574
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Using I-PASS in Psychiatry Residency Transitions of Care.
Bowes MR, Santiago PN, Hepps JH, Hershey BR, Yu CE
Acad Psychiatry. 2018 Aug; 42(4)534-537. doi: 10.1007/s40596-017-0822-1.

PMID:
    29086242
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acute Effects of Active, Ballistic, Passive, and Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Stretching on Sprint and Vertical Jump Performance in Trained Young Soccer Players.
Oliveira LP, Vieira LHP, Aquino R, Manechini JPV, Santiago PRP, Puggina EF
J Strength Cond Res. 2018 Aug; 32(8)2199-2208. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000002298.

PMID:
    29084092
    [PubMed - in process]
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Daily Intake of Chlorogenic Acids from Consumption of Maté (Ilex paraguariensis A.St.-Hil.) Traditional Beverages.
Gebara KS, Gasparotto-Junior A, Santiago PG, Cardoso CAL, de Souza LM, Morand C, Costa TA, Cardozo-Junior EL
J Agric Food Chem. 2017 Nov 22; 65(46)10093-10100. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.7b04093.

PMID:
    29056047
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prior Mental Disorders and Lifetime Suicidal Behaviors Among US Army Soldiers in the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (Army STARRS).
Millner AJ, Ursano RJ, Hwang I, J King A, Naifeh JA, Sampson NA, Zaslavsky AM, Stein MB, Kessler RC, Nock MK, STARRS-LS collaborators.
Suicide Life Threat Behav. 2017 Sep 19; doi: 10.1111/sltb.12394.

PMID:
    28926674
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Mechanisms underlying antiatherosclerotic properties of an enriched fraction obtained from Ilex paraguariensis A. St.-Hil.
Santiago PG, Gasparotto FM, Gebara KS, Bacha FB, Lívero FADR, Strapazon MA, Junior ELC, Kassuya CAL, de Souza LM, Gasparotto Junior A
Phytomedicine. 2017 Oct 15; 34162-170. doi: 10.1016/j.phymed.2017.08.012.

PMID:
    28899499
    [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 2017:

Company Name: Zimmer

Royalties: $100,000 - $149,999

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018


Company Name: Aescualp

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $10,000 - $19,999

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018


Company Name: Corelink

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

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

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018

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Areas of Research Interest

Patient safety and quality improvement in patient care.