Jeffrey Martin, MD

Jeffrey Martin, MD

Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

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Dr. Martin completed both his medical degree and a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at DePaul Hospital. Dr. Martin is a board-certified Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington School of Medicine, and is consistently recognized as a Best Doctor in America®. Prior to joining Washington University Orthopedics, Dr. Martin worked in private practice for over 20 years. He has worked closely with the industry over time in developing innovations for surgical blood loss conservation and in designing instrumentation utilized to perform joint replacements. He is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Orthopaedic Research Society, American Medical Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Missouri State Orthopaedic Association, Missouri State Medical Association, St. Louis Orthopaedic Society and St. Louis Medical Society.

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Avascular necrosis
  • Degenerative or osteoarthritis
  • Post-traumatic arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Common Procedures

  • Hip and knee replacement
  • Partial knee replacement
  • Repair of fractures about hip or knee replacements
  • Revision of failed joint replacements

Clinical Office Locations

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

    969 N. Mason Road, Suite 230

    St. Louis, MO 63141

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Academic Office Mailing Address

  • Washington University School of Medicine

    Campus Box 8233

    660 Euclid Avenue

    Saint Louis, MO 63110

Selected Publications

  • Martin JW and Whiteside LA: The influence of joint line position on knee stability after condylar knee arthroplasty. Transactions of Orthopaedic Research Society. 13:355, 1988. Orthopaedic Transactions 12(2):467, 1988.
  • Martin JW, Whiteside LA, and Reedy ME: Postoperative blood retrieval in cementless total knee replacement. Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, 8:26, 1990. Orthopaedic Transactions, 14(3):663, 1990
  • Martin JW, Whiteside LA, Milliano MT, and Reedy ME: Postoperative blood retrieval and transfusion in cementless knee arthroplasty. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 58:27, 1991. Orthopaedic Transactions, 15(3):830, 1991.
  • Lux PS, Martin JW, and Whiteside LA: Reinfusion of whole blood following addition of tobramycin powder to the wound during total knee arthroplasty. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 59:175, 1992. Orthopaedic Transactions, 16(3):705, 1992.
  • Lux PS, Martin JW, and Whiteside LA: Reinfusion of whole blood following addition of tobramycin powder to the wound during total knee arthroplasty. European Congress of Orthopaedics - European Federation of National Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT), 1:P20, 1993
  • Lux PS, Martin JW, and Whiteside LA: Reinfusion of whole blood after revision surgery for infected total knee and total hip arthroplasty. European Congress of Orthopaedics - European Federation of National Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT), 1:P20, 1993
  • Martin JW and Whiteside LA: Treatment of the infected total knee arthroplasty. Orthopaedic Transactions, 1993-94.
  • Arima J, Martin JW, White SE, McCarthy DS, and Whiteside LA: Partial posterior cruciate ligament release and knee kinematics after total knee arthroplasty. Orthopaedic Transaction, 19:87, 1994.

Patents

  • Martin, et al., Instruments for total knee arthroplasty. Patentnumber 8,702,714, April 22, 2014.

Clinical Interests

Adult hip and knee replacement, including the surgical treatment of osteoarthritis, and arthritis conditions resulting from trauma, infection, developmental disorders, or autoimmune disease. Special interest in the development of techniques for efficient, less invasive, high quality joint replacement.

Background

Dr. Martin completed both his medical degree and a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery at DePaul Hospital. Dr. Martin is a board-certified Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington School of Medicine, and is consistently recognized as a Best Doctor in America®. Prior to joining Washington University Orthopedics, Dr. Martin worked in private practice for over 20 years. He has worked closely with the industry over time in developing innovations for surgical blood loss conservation and in designing instrumentation utilized to perform joint replacements. He is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Orthopaedic Research Society, American Medical Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Missouri State Orthopaedic Association, Missouri State Medical Association, St. Louis Orthopaedic Society and St. Louis Medical Society.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Medical Degree

  • Case Western Reserve University

Internships

  • Surgery, Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals of Cleveland

Residency

  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals of Cleveland

Fellowship

  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery, DePaul Hospital

Milestones

Phi Beta Kappa, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1975-1977

Chi Gamma Nu - Chemistry Honorary, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1976-1977

Magna Cum Laude, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1977

DePaul Biomechanical Laboratory Research Award, 1988

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Dr. Martin’s Office Locations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

969 N. Mason Road, Suite 230

Saint Louis, MO 63141

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