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Amy M Moore, MD

Amy M Moore, MD

Dr. Moore specializes in complex wrist, hand and peripheral nerve and brachial plexus surgery for adults and children, upper extremity trauma, distal radius fracture, complex wrist surgery, wrist arthroscopy, peripheral nerve surgery in hand/upper extremity and lower extremity, carpal tunnel syndrome and brachial plexus reconstruction. She has completed an Orthopedic Hand Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and a Peripheral Nerve Research Fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, MO.
Division Of Plastic/Recon Surg
35
Female
2008
Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery - certified
Plastic Surgery-Pediatric
Hand Surgery
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

For Patients:
To request an appointment, call 800.678.KIDS (5437) or fill out our online form.

For Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient, call Children's Direct at 800.678.HELP (4357).

 

  Public transportation available |   Handicap accessible
1 Children's Place
Second Floor Suite A
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.362.7388
  
Center For Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place Suite 6G
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.362.7388
  
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Education

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Internship: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia Richmond

Health Plans Accepted

Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare Open Access (HMO/POS
Aetna PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access Choice PPO
Anthem BCBS Blue Access PPO
BCBS of IL HMO
BCBS of IL PPO
Beech Street/Capp Care PPO
Best Doctors Inc
Cigna Open Access HMO/POS
Cigna PPO
Community Health Network PPO
Coventry Advantra HMO/POS-Medicare
Coventry ASO
Coventry Gold Advantage - Medicare
Coventry HMO/POS
Coventry/Coventry One PPO
Essence Advantage & Advantage Plus
First Health
Great-West HMO/POS
Great-West Open Access
Great-West PPO
Health Alliance HMO & PPO
HealthCare USA MC+
Healthlink Open Access/HMO/POS
Healthlink PPO
HFN Inc. PPO
Home State-MC+
Humana Choice PPO - Medicare
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
Illinois Public Aid/Health Connect
Medicaid MO/ Missouri HealthNet
Medicare
Mercy Health Plan HMO/POS
Mercy Health Plan PPO
MO Medicaid Secondary to Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
Primrose Tertiary/Quarternary
Private Health Care Systems PPO
Tricare/Triwest Prime HMO/POS
Tricare/Triwest Standard/ Extra PPO
UHC/AARP MCARE Complete Choice PPO
UHC/AARP MCARE Complete HMO
UHC/AARP MCARE CompleteEssen. HMO
UHC/AARP MCARE Dual Complete
Union Pacific RR Emp. Health System
United Healthcare Choice/Choice+
United Healthcare PPO/ Options
United Healthcare Select/Select+POS
USA Managed Care Org
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Worker's Compensation

Supercharge Nerve Transfer to Enhance Motor Recovery: A Laboratory Study.

Farber SJ, Glaus SW, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ.

J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Feb 4. doi:pii: S0363-5023(12)01809-6. 10.1016/j.jhsa.2012.12.020. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
23391355
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Obturator nerve transfer for femoral nerve reconstruction: anatomic study and clinical application.

Tung TH, Chao A, Moore AM.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Nov;130(5):1066-74. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318267d589.

PMID:
23096607
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

A transgenic rat expressing green fluorescent protein (GFP) in peripheral nerves provides a new hindlimb model for the study of nerve injury and regeneration.

Moore AM, Borschel GH, Santosa KA, Flagg ER, Tong AY, Kasukurthi R, Newton P, Yan Y, Hunter DA, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE.

J Neurosci Methods. 2012 Feb 15;204(1):19-27. Epub 2011 Oct 20.

PMID:
22027490
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Differential gene expression in motor and sensory Schwann cells in the rat femoral nerve.

Jesuraj NJ, Nguyen PK, Wood MD, Moore AM, Borschel GH, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE.

J Neurosci Res. 2012 Jan;90(1):96-104. doi: 10.1002/jnr.22752. Epub 2011 Sep 19.

PMID:
21932366
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Acellular nerve allografts in peripheral nerve regeneration: a comparative study.

Moore AM, MacEwan M, Santosa KB, Chenard KE, Ray WZ, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ.

Muscle Nerve. 2011 Aug;44(2):221-34. doi: 10.1002/mus.22033. Epub 2011 Jun 9.

PMID:
21660979
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Controlled delivery of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor enhances motor nerve regeneration.

Moore AM, Wood MD, Chenard K, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE, Borschel GH.

J Hand Surg Am. 2010 Dec;35(12):2008-17. Epub 2010 Oct 30.

PMID:
21035963
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

A new model for facial nerve research: the novel transgenic Thy1-GFP rat.

Magill CK, Moore AM, Borschel GH, Mackinnon SE.

Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2010 Sep-Oct;12(5):315-20.

PMID:
20855773
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Fibrin matrices with affinity-based delivery systems and neurotrophic factors promote functional nerve regeneration.

Wood MD, MacEwan MR, French AR, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Moran DW, Borschel GH, Sakiyama-Elbert SE.

Biotechnol Bioeng. 2010 Aug 15;106(6):970-9.

PMID:
20589674
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Matching of motor-sensory modality in the rodent femoral nerve model shows no enhanced effect on peripheral nerve regeneration.

Kawamura DH, Johnson PJ, Moore AM, Magill CK, Hunter DA, Ray WZ, Tung TH, Mackinnon SE.

Exp Neurol. 2010 Jun;223(2):496-504. Epub 2010 Feb 1.

PMID:
20122927
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

The differential effects of pathway- versus target-derived glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor on peripheral nerve regeneration.

Magill CK, Moore AM, Yan Y, Tong AY, MacEwan MR, Yee A, Hayashi A, Hunter DA, Ray WZ, Johnson PJ, Parsadanian A, Myckatyn TM, Mackinnon SE.

J Neurosurg. 2010 Jul;113(1):102-9.

PMID:
19943736
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Transcardial perfusion versus immersion fixation for assessment of peripheral nerve regeneration.

Kasukurthi R, Brenner MJ, Moore AM, Moradzadeh A, Ray WZ, Santosa KB, Mackinnon SE, Hunter DA.

J Neurosci Methods. 2009 Nov 15;184(2):303-9. Epub 2009 Aug 31.

PMID:
19723541
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The role of T helper cell differentiation in promoting nerve allograft survival with costimulation blockade.

Ray WZ, Kasukurthi R, Papp EM, Moore AM, Yee A, Hunter DA, Solowski NL, Mohanakumar T, Mackinnon SE, Tung TH.

J Neurosurg. 2010 Feb;112(2):386-93.

PMID:
19663546
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Nerve allotransplantation as it pertains to composite tissue transplantation.

Moore AM, Ray WZ, Chenard KE, Tung T, Mackinnon SE.

Hand (N Y). 2009 Sep;4(3):239-44. Epub 2009 Mar 21.

PMID:
19306048
[PubMed]
Free PMC Article

Processed allografts and type I collagen conduits for repair of peripheral nerve gaps.

Whitlock EL, Tuffaha SH, Luciano JP, Yan Y, Hunter DA, Magill CK, Moore AM, Tong AY, Mackinnon SE, Borschel GH.

Muscle Nerve. 2009 Jun;39(6):787-99.

PMID:
19291791
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Limitations of conduits in peripheral nerve repairs.

Moore AM, Kasukurthi R, Magill CK, Farhadi HF, Borschel GH, Mackinnon SE.

Hand (N Y). 2009 Jun;4(2):180-6. Epub 2009 Jan 10.

PMID:
19137378
[PubMed]
Free PMC Article

Affinity-based release of glial-derived neurotrophic factor from fibrin matrices enhances sciatic nerve regeneration.

Wood MD, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Tuffaha S, Borschel GH, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE.

Acta Biomater. 2009 May;5(4):959-68. Epub 2008 Dec 6.

PMID:
19103514
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Same modality nerve reconstruction for accessory nerve injuries.

Magill CK, Moore AM, Mackinnon SE.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Dec;139(6):854-6.

PMID:
19041516
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]