Scott Simpson, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

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Dr. Simpson specializes in treating acute musculoskeletal injuries, sports-related injuries, and injuries to the knee, shoulder, foot and ankle. He sees patients at the Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center and the Orthopedic Injury Clinic in Chesterfield.

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Tendon and ligament injuries
  • Radiculopathy
  • Fractures

Common Procedures

  • EMG/nerve conduction studies
  • Fluoroscopic lumbar spine injections (epidural steroid injections and facet joint injections)
  • Peripheral joint injections (fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided)

Clinical Office Locations

  • Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center 

    14532 S. Outer Forty Drive

    Chesterfield, MO 63017

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

  • Simpson S. Scott Simpson, MD reviewing Neeru Jayanthi et al. Am J Sports Med 2015 Sports Review Journal; Feb 2 2015 published online ahead of print.


Textbook Chapters

  • Tang, Chi-Tsai and Scott Simpson. Shoulder. Sex Differences in Sports Medicine. Eds. Ellen Casey, Monica Rho, Joel Press. New York: Demos Medical Publishing, 2016. 31-44. Print.

 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Simpson has clinical interests in acute musculoskeletal injuries, sports-related injuries, and injuries to the knee, shoulder, foot and ankle.  

Background

Dr. Simpson earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He then completed an Internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center, and a Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Simpson did a Fellowship in Sports Medicine and Spine from Washington University School of Medicine. He has extensive experience in athletic team coverage, working with high school, collegiate and professional sports teams around the country. Dr. Simpson is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine Certified, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical Degree

  • University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY

Residency

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Fellowship

  • Sports Medicine and Spine Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Sports Team Coverage

  • 2016 Stony Brook University Football, Stony Brook, NY
  • 2015 St. Joseph’s Academy JV Soccer Tournament, St. Louis, MO
  • 2015 Howell Central Invitational Wrestling Tournament, St. Louis, MO
  • 2015 Washington University Men's and Women's Soccer, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014  University Athletic Association Cross-Country Championships, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Washington University Men’s and Women’s Soccer, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Howell Central High School Football, St. Louis, MO
  • 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon, finish line medical team captain, Seattle, WA
  • 2012 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer, Seattle, WA
  • 2012 Seattle Marathon, finish line medical team captain, Seattle, WA
  • 2012 Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon, Seattle, WA
  • 2012 Ballard High School Football, Seattle, WA
  • 2012 NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships, Federal Way, WA
  • 2011 Seattle Marathon, Seattle, WA
  • 2011 Roosevelt High School Football, Seattle, WA
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Dr. Simpson’s Office Locations

Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Orthopedic Center

14532 S. Outer Forty Drive

Chesterfield, MO 63017

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