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Terra Rupert Blatnik, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatric Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Sports Medicine
Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Nonoperative treatment of all musculoskeletal sports-related conditions in pediatric and adolescent patients ages 5 and above, including overuse injuries in children, apophysitis, sports-related concussions, female athlete triad, shoulder pain, elbow pain, wrist injuries, hip pain, knee injuries, ankle sprains, finger and toe injuries, stress fractures, simple fractures, clavicle fractures and shin splints.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News
  • Financial Disclosures
  • Videos

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center

13001 North Outer Forty
St. Louis, MO 63017

Office Phone: 314-514-3500

Education

Education

Fellowship, Primary Care Sports Medicine : Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, OH 2012
Residency, Pediatrics: University Hospitals Case Medical Center Cleveland, OH 2010
Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, OH 2007
BS, Biology: Allegheny College, Meadville, PA 2003

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

In the News

In the News

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:

Videos

Videos

Notes

Dr. Blatnik offers Thursday appointments until at 6:00 PM at the St. Louis Children's Specialty Care Center. 

Areas of Research Interest

Youth injury prevention, sports-related concussions and the female athlete