Richard Gelberman, MD

Richard Gelberman, MD
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

This is a partial listing selected from over 275 publications. For a complete listing, please visit this site.

Katz JN, Gelberman, RH, Wright, EA, Lew, RA, Liang, MH. Responsiveness of Self-Reported and Objective Measures of Disease Severity in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Medical Care, Volume 32:11:1127-1133, 1994

Wintman B, Gelberman RH, Katz JN. Dynamic Scapholunate Instability: Results of Operative Treatment with Dorsal Capsulodesis. J Hand Surg. 20A:6:971-979, 1995.

Cole RJ, Bindra RR, Eck K, Evanoff BA, Gilula L, Yamaguchi K, Gelberman RH. Radiographic Evaluation of Osseous Displacement Following Intra-articular Fractures of the Distal Radius: Reliability of Plain Radiography Versus Computerized Tomography. J Hand Surg. 22A:5;792-800, 1997.

Catalano LW, Cole RJ, Gelberman RH, Evanoff BA, Bane R, Gilula LA, Borrelli J. Displaced Intra-articular Fractures of the Distal Aspect of the Radius. J Bone Joint Surg. 79A:9;1290-1302, 1997.

Patel VP, Heidenreich FP, Bindra RR, Yamaguchi K, Gelberman RH. Morphological Changes in the Ulnar Nerve at the Elbow with Flexion and Extension. J Shoulder/Elbow Surg. 7:368-372, 1998.

Winters S, Gelberman RH, Woo SL-Y, Chan SS, Grewal R, Seiler JG. The Effects of Multiple Strand Suture Methods on the Strength and Excursion of Repaired Intrasynovial Flexor Tendons. J Hand Surg. 23A;1:97-104, 1998.

Gelberman RH, Yamaguchi K, Hollstien SB, Winn SS, Heidenreich FP, Bindra RR, Hsieh P, Silva MJ. Changes in Interstitial Pressure and Cross-Sectional Area of the Cubital Tunnel and of the Ulnar Nerve with Flexion of the Elbow. J Bone Joint Surg. 80A;492-501, 1998.

Hwang JJ, Goldfarb CA, Gelberman RH, Boyer MI. The Effect of Dorsal Carpal Ganglion Excision on the Scaphoid Shift Test. J Hand Surg. (Br.) 24B:106-108, 1999.

Gelberman RH, Boyer MI, Brodt MD, Winters SC, Silva MJ. The Effect of Gap Formation at the Repair Site on the Strength and Excursion of Intrasynovial Flexor Tendons: An Experimental Study on the Early Stages of Tendon Healing in Dogs. J Bone Joint Surg 81A:975-982, 1999.

Gelberman RH: The Academy on the Edge: Taking Charge of our Future. J Bone Joint Surg 83-A:946-950, 2001.

Silva MJ, Boyer MI, Ditsios K, Burns, ME, Harwood, FL, Amiel D, Gelberman RHThe Insertion Site of the Canine Flexor Digitorum Profundus Tendon Heals Slowly Following Injury and Suture Repair. J Ortho Res 20:447-453, 2002.

Ditsios K, Boyer MI, Gelberman RH, Silva MJ: Bone loss following tendon laceration, repair and immobilization. J Ortho Res 21:990-996, 2003.

Ditsios K, Leversedge FJ, Gelberman RH, Silva MJ, Boyer MI: Neovascularization of the flexor digitorum profundus tendon after avulsion injury: An In-Vivo Canine Study. J Hand Surg 28:231-236, 2003.

Thomopoulos S, Harwood FL, Silva MJ, Amiel D, Gelberman RHEffect of specific growth factors on canine flexor tendon fibroblast proliferation and collagen synthesis in vitro. J Hand Surg 30A:441-47, 2005.

Silva MJ, Thomopoulos S, Kusano N, Zaegel MA, Harwood FL, Matsukai H, Havlioglu N, Dovan TT, Amiel D, Gelberman REarly healing of flexor tendon insertion site injuries: Tunnel repair is mechanically and histologically inferior to surface repair in a canine model. J Orthop Res 24(5):990-1000, 2006.

Carlan DE, Pratt JA, Patterson JMM, Weiland AJ, Boyer MI, Gelberman RH. The radial nerve in the brachium: An anatomic study in human cadavera. J Hand Surg 32A:1177-1182, 2007.

Thomopoulos, S, Matsuzaki H, Zaegel M, Gelberman RH, Silva MJ: Alendronate prevents bone loss and improves tendon-to-bone repair strength in a canine model. J Orthop Res 25(4):473-479, 2007.

Thomopoulos S, Zaegel M, Das R, Harwood, F, Silva MJ, Amiel D, Sakiyama-Elbert S, Gelberman RHPDGF-BB released in tendon repair using a novel delivery system promotes cell proliferation and collagen remodeling. J Orthop Res 25:1358-1368, 2007.

Matsuzaki H, Zaegel MA, Gelberman RH, Silva MJ: Effect of suture material and bone quality on the mechanical properties of Zone I flexor tendon-bone reattachment with bone anchors. J Hand Surg 33A:709-717, 2008

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Dr. Gelberman’s Office Locations

Center for Advanced Medicine (CAM)

Barnes Jewish Hospital

4921 Parkview Place

St Louis, MO 63110

Washington University Orthopedics – Chesterfield

14532 S. Outer Forty Drive

Chesterfield, MO 63017


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