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Renee Ivens, PT, DPT

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy

Specialty Areas

Physical Therapy

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Treatment of musculoskeletal problems with emphasis on shoulder, neck and back pain, peripheral nerve problems, and movement related issues or pain associated with treatment of breast cancer

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research



Physical Therapy Clinics

4444 Forest Park Avenue
Suite 1210
St. Louis, MO 63108
Phone: (314) 286-1940
Fax: (314) 286-1473



MHS: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 1996
BS: Physical Therapy, Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri 1984
DPT: Doctor of Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2006

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Post-cervical decompression parsonage-turner syndrome represents a subset of C5 palsy: six cases and a review of the literature: case report.
Brown JM, Yee A, Ivens RA, Dribben W, Mackinnon SE
Neurosurgery. 2010 Dec; 67(6)E1831-43; discussion E1843-4. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e3181f8254b.

    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mental health and rural America: an overview.
Flax JW, Ivens RE, Wagenfeld MO, Weiss RJ
Community Ment Health Rev. 1978 Sep-Dec; 3(5-6)1, 3-15.

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Areas of Research Interest

Diagnosis and treatment of shoulder and spine pain, movement related impairments that develop following cancer treatment, peripheral nerve dysfunction