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Ryan P Calfee, MD

Ryan P Calfee, MD

Dr. Calfee focuses his practice on surgery of the hand, wrist, and elbow in adults. Common problems treated include carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger digit, tendonitis, degenerative arthritis, TFCC tears, ligament tears, stiff elbow and painful elbow. Dr. Calfee is consistently recognized in "The Best Doctors in America" list.
Department Of Orthopedics
38
Male
2008
2008
Hand Surgery - certified
Orthopedic Surgery - certified
Orthopedics-Pediatric
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
Center For Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place Suite 6A
St. Louis, MO 63110
314.514.3500
  
14532 S Outer 40
Suite 200
Chesterfield, MO 63017
314.514.3500
  
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Education

Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis Missouri
Internship: Brown University Rhode Island
Residency: Brown University Rhode Island
Fellowship: Brown University Rhode Island
Fellowship: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

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 Care 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
Healthlink Open Access/HMO/POS
Healthlink PPO
HFN Inc. PPO
Humana Choice PPO - Medicare
Humana Gold Choice PFFS - Medicare
Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare
Humana POS-Medicare
Humana PPO/ChoiceCare Network
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

Performance of Simplified Scoring Systems for Hand Diagrams in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Screening.

Calfee RP, Dale AM, Ryan D, Descatha A, Franzblau A, Evanoff B.

J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Oct 4. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
21975100
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Skeletal and chronological ages in American adolescents: current findings in skeletal maturation.

Calfee RP, Sutter M, Steffen JA, Goldfarb CA.

J Child Orthop. 2010 Oct;4(5):467-70. Epub 2010 Sep 2.

PMID:
21966312
[PubMed]
Free PMC Article

Are dropped osteoarticular bone fragments safely reimplantable in vivo?

Bruce B, Sheibani-Rad S, Appleyard D, Calfee RP, Reinert SE, Chapin KC, DiGiovanni CW.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Mar 2;93(5):430-8. Epub 2011 Jan 28.

PMID:
21278310
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Defining ulnar variance in the adolescent wrist: measurement technique and interobserver reliability.

Goldfarb CA, Strauss NL, Wall LB, Calfee RP.

J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Feb;36(2):272-7.

PMID:
21276890
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Variations in the anatomic relations of the posterior interosseous nerve associated with proximal forearm trauma.

Calfee RP, Wilson JM, Wong AH.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Jan 5;93(1):81-90.

PMID:
21209272
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Clinical assessment of the ulnar nerve at the elbow: reliability of instability testing and the association of hypermobility with clinical symptoms.

Calfee RP, Manske PR, Gelberman RH, Van Steyn MO, Steffen J, Goldfarb CA.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Dec 1;92(17):2801-8.

PMID:
21123610
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Joint leveling for advanced Kienböck's disease.

Calfee RP, Van Steyn MO, Gyuricza C, Adams A, Weiland AJ, Gelberman RH.

J Hand Surg Am. 2010 Dec;35(12):1947-54. Epub 2010 Oct 25.

PMID:
20971577
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Rotational fluoroscopy assists in detection of intra-articular screw penetration during volar plating of the distal radius.

Tweet ML, Calfee RP, Stern PJ.

J Hand Surg Am. 2010 Apr;35(4):619-27. Epub 2010 Mar 3.

PMID:
20202762
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Topographical assessment of symptom resolution following open carpal tunnel release.

Elfar JC, Calfee RP, Stern PJ.

J Hand Surg Am. 2009 Sep;34(7):1188-92. Epub 2009 Jul 30.

PMID:
19643551
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Propionibacterium acnes colonization of the human shoulder.

Patel A, Calfee RP, Plante M, Fischer SA, Green A.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2009 Nov-Dec;18(6):897-902. Epub 2009 Apr 11.

PMID:
19362854
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Palmar dislocation of the trapezoid with coronal shearing fracture: case report.

Calfee RP, White L, Patel A, Stern PJ.

J Hand Surg Am. 2008 Nov;33(9):1482-5.

PMID:
18984327
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Modular femoral stem-sleeve junction failure after primary total hip arthroplasty.

Patel A, Bliss J, Calfee RP, Froehlich J, Limbird R.

J Arthroplasty. 2009 Oct;24(7):1143.e1-5. Epub 2008 Oct 5.

PMID:
18835691
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Simulated radioscapholunate fusion alters carpal kinematics while preserving dart-thrower's motion.

Calfee RP, Leventhal EL, Wilkerson J, Moore DC, Akelman E, Crisco JJ.

J Hand Surg Am. 2008 Apr;33(4):503-10.

PMID:
18406953
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Management of lateral epicondylitis: current concepts.

Calfee RP, Patel A, DaSilva MF, Akelman E.

J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2008 Jan;16(1):19-29. Review.

PMID:
18180389
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Pisiform impingement after total wrist arthroplasty.

Johnson ST, Patel A, Calfee RP, Weiss AP.

J Hand Surg Am. 2007 Mar;32(3):334-6.

PMID:
17336839
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Accuracy of ultrasound imaging of the rotator cuff in shoulders that are painful postoperatively.

Prickett WD, Teefey SA, Galatz LM, Calfee RP, Middleton WD, Yamaguchi K.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2003 Jun;85-A(6):1084-9.

PMID:
12784007
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Pectoralis major transfer for anterior-superior subluxation in massive rotator cuff insufficiency.

Galatz LM, Connor PM, Calfee RP, Hsu JC, Yamaguchi K.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2003 Jan-Feb;12(1):1-5.

PMID:
12610477
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]