Christopher Dy, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

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Awards and Honors
2014, Hospital for Special Surgery Lewis Clark Wagner Award for Clinical/Translational Research: Racial and socioeconomic disparities in hip fracture timing of care, complications, and mortality
2013, AAOS Washington Health Policy Fellowship
2013, Presidential Scholar: Academy Health National Health Policy Conference
2012, Hospital for Special Surgery Patient Safety Champion Award
2011, Young Surgeon Traveling Fellowship: ASSH/AFSH and Health Volunteers Overseas
2011, Resident Writer’s Award: American Journal of Orthopedics: Influence of preoperative cardiovascular risk factor clusters on complications of total joint arthroplasty
2011, ASSH Representative, AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scholar Development Program
2010, Young Investigator: AAOS Musculoskeletal Healthcare Disparities Symposium
2007, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (University of Miami)
2007, Stinchfield Award (The Hip Society): Normal biomechanics of the acetabular labrum
2005, Iron Arrow Society (University of Miami): The University’s Highest Honor

Completed Research Funding
Title: The Effect of Health Care Supply on Hip Fracture Treatment; PI: Dy CJ; Mentors: Lyman S, Lane JM. Source: Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (Young Investigator Award).

Title: The Impact of Coronal Alignment on Distal Radioulnar Stability Following Distal Radius Fracture; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Wolfe SW. Source: American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand. 8/2012-7/2013.

Title: Musculoskeletal Research Training Fellowship; PI: Wright TM; Trainee: Dy CJ. Mentor: Lyman S. Source: NIAMS T32 Training Grant (AR07281). 5/2012-5/2014.

Title: Exploring the Supply and Demand of Orthopaedic Surgery Services; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Lyman S. Source: Louis and Rachel Rudin Foundation. 5/2012-5/2014.

Title: The Effect of Race and Gender on Surgeon Recommendations for Total Knee Arthroplasty; PI: Dy CJ; Mentor: Parks MP. Source: HSS Eduardo A. Salvati, MD Resident Research Grant. 6/2012-6/2013.

Professional Committees
2013-present, Government Affairs Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand
2014-present, Consultant reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery
2014-present, Consultant reviewer for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
2013-present, Consultant reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal
2011-2013, Residency Review Committee, Orthopaedic Surgery - Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Professional Memberships
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Association for Hand Surgery
AO North America
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Orthopaedic Trauma Association


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Dr. Dy’s Office Locations

Center for Advanced Medicine (CAM)

Barnes Jewish Hospital

4921 Parkview Place

St Louis, MO 63110

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza

St. Louis, MO 63129

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer Forty Drive

Chesterfield, MO 63017


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