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Ryan P Calfee, MD

Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Hand and Wrist Surgery (Orthopedic)
Orthopedic Surgery
Hand and Upper Extremity (Orthopedic)
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Orthopedics, hand surgery, wrist surgery, carpal tunnel, elbow surgery

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

Location(s)

Location(s)

Progress West Hospital

20 Progress Point Pkwy
O'Fallon, MO 63368

Suite: 114
Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Education

Education

Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 2006
Fellowship: Hand Surgery, University of Cincinnati Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio 2008
B.A. Neuro-Biology and Medical Ethics: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 1997
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Fellowship: Orthopedic Trauma, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 2007

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Differences in self-reported physical and behavioral health in musculoskeletal patients based on physician gender.
Cheng AL, Fogarty AE, Calfee RP, Salter A, Colditz GA, Prather H
PM R. 2020 Aug 9; doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12468.

PMID:
    32772508
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Understanding PROMIS.
Hammert WC, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2020 Jul; 45(7)650-654. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2020.03.016.

PMID:
    32370909
    [PubMed - in process]
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Distal Radius Fractures in the Athlete.
Sobel AD, Calfee RP
Clin Sports Med. 2020 Apr; 39(2)299-311. doi: 10.1016/j.csm.2019.10.005.

PMID:
    32115086
    [PubMed - in process]
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Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System physical function correlates with Toronto Extremity Salvage Score in an orthopaedic oncology population.
Ploetze KL, Dalton JF, Calfee RP, McDonald DJ, O'Keefe RJ, Cipriano CA
J Orthop Translat. 2019 Oct; 19143-150. doi: 10.1016/j.jot.2019.02.004.

PMID:
    31844622
    [PubMed]
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Ryan P. Calfee replies to Dr Terwee.
Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Dec; 44(12)e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2019.10.027.

PMID:
    31806122
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Minimal Clinically Important Difference for PROMIS Physical Function in Patients With Thumb Carpometacarpal Arthritis.
Lee DJ, Calfee RP
Hand (N Y). 2019 Oct 18; 1558944719880025. doi: 10.1177/1558944719880025.

PMID:
    31625400
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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What is the Impact of Social Deprivation on Physical and Mental Health in Orthopaedic Patients?
Wright MA, Adelani M, Dy C, OʼKeefe R, Calfee RP
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2019 Aug; 477(8)1825-1835. doi: 10.1097/CORR.0000000000000698.

PMID:
    31107333
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Minimal Clinically Important Difference for PROMIS Physical Function in Patients With Distal Radius Fractures.
Sandvall B, Okoroafor UC, Gerull W, Guattery J, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Jun; 44(6)454-459.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2019.02.015.

PMID:
    30954311
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Automation and Simplification: Drivers of Innovative Collection and Use of Patient-Reported Outcomes Data.
Guattery JM, Johnson J, Calfee RP
Popul Health Manag. 2019 Dec; 22(6)473-479. doi: 10.1089/pop.2018.0180.

PMID:
    30668222
    [PubMed - in process]
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Variability of PROMIS Scores Across Hand Conditions.
Beleckas CM, Gerull W, Wright M, Guattery J, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Mar; 44(3)186-191.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.10.029.

PMID:
    30577995
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Impact of Social Deprivation on Pediatric PROMIS Health Scores After Upper Extremity Fracture.
Okoroafor UC, Gerull W, Wright M, Guattery J, Sandvall B, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2018 Oct; 43(10)897-902. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.06.119.

PMID:
    30232023
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Using Patient-reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Measures to Understand the Relationship Between Improvement in Physical Function and Depressive Symptoms.
Beleckas CM, Guattery J, Chamberlain AM, Khan T, Kelly MP, Calfee RP
J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018 Dec 15; 26(24)e511-e518. doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-17-00039.

PMID:
    30216242
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance of Pediatric PROMIS CATs in Children With Upper Extremity Fractures.
Gerull WD, Okoroafor UC, Guattery J, Goldfarb CA, Wall LB, Calfee RP
Hand (N Y). 2020 Mar; 15(2)194-200. doi: 10.1177/1558944718793195.

PMID:
    30081662
    [PubMed - in process]
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Response to "Letter Regarding 'Perioperative Celecoxib and Postoperative Opioid Use in Hand Surgery: A Prospective Cohort Study'".
Calfee RP, Stepan JG, London DA, Osei D, Boyer MI, Dardas AZ
J Hand Surg Am. 2018 Jul; 43(7)e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.05.011.

PMID:
    29976390
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mental and Physical Health Disparities in Patients With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Living With High Levels of Social Deprivation.
Wright MA, Beleckas CM, Calfee RP
J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Apr; 44(4)335.e1-335.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.05.019.

PMID:
    29945843
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Correlation of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) scores with legacy patient-reported outcome scores in patients undergoing rotator cuff repair.
Patterson BM, Orvets ND, Aleem AW, Keener JD, Calfee RP, Nixon DC, Chamberlain AM
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Jun; 27(6S)S17-S23. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2018.03.023.

PMID:
    29776469
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Anxiety in the orthopedic patient: using PROMIS to assess mental health.
Beleckas CM, Prather H, Guattery J, Wright M, Kelly M, Calfee RP
Qual Life Res. 2018 Sep; 27(9)2275-2282. doi: 10.1007/s11136-018-1867-7.

PMID:
    29740783
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Salvaging a Failed Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Implant.
Aversano FJ, Calfee RP
Hand Clin. 2018 May; 34(2)217-227. doi: 10.1016/j.hcl.2017.12.011.

PMID:
    29625641
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CORR Insights®: Is Physician Empathy Associated With Differences in Pain and Functional Limitations After a Hand Surgeon Visit?
Calfee RP
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Apr; 476(4)808-809. doi: 10.1007/s11999.0000000000000192.

PMID:
    29432273
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Floor Effect of PROMIS Depression CAT Associated With Hasty Completion in Orthopaedic Surgery Patients.
Guattery JM, Dardas AZ, Kelly M, Chamberlain A, McAndrew C, Calfee RP
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Apr; 476(4)696-703. doi: 10.1007/s11999.0000000000000076.

PMID:
    29419628
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Orthopedics, hand surgery, wrist surgery, carpal tunnel, elbow surgery