Workers’ Compensation 

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As one of the top U.S. News & World Report orthopedic providers in the nation, Washington University Orthopedics is committed to providing quality orthopedic care to Workers’ Compensation patients while effectively controlling costs and time away from the job.

Schedule an appointment: (314) 747-2539
Direct fax line: (314) 286-2017

Treatment Approach

With early and accurate diagnosis, trusted treatment and and timely communication, our goal is to return employees back to work and to their busy lives as quickly and safely as possible.

We offer:

  • Dedicated workers' compensation coordinators, getting an injured worker to the right specialist in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Comprehensive orthopedic care for the injured worker
  • Immediate assessment and treatment of injuries
  • Rapid-access appointments and on-site radiology
  • Timely communication on the employee’s status/progress within 24 hours of an appointment

Appointment Information

Day of the Appointment

  • Please bring any medical records and radiology studies from other physicians’ offices regarding their Workers’ Compensation injury.

After the Appointment

  • Information on the employee’s progress will be given within 24 hours of an appointment.
  • A status form will be completed by one of our physicians during the injured worker’s visit and sent to the case manager and adjuster.
  • Clinic notes are dictated and transcribed and faxed to the adjuster and case manager within 24 hours of the appointment

Continuing Care Services

  • Treatment plans focusing on the injured worker attaining Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI)
  • Independent Medical Examinations (IME)

Our Team

Workers’ Compensation injuries are treated by a team of fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic specialists.

Hand and Upper Extremity

Christopher Dy, MD, MPH
Charles Goldfarb, MD

Hip and Knee

Kimberly Bartosiak, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry)*

Devyani Hunt, MD
Adam La Bore, MD

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Alexander Aleem, MD
Jay Keener, MD

Spine Surgery

Deeptee Jain, MD

Sports Medicine

Robert Brophy, MD 

Trauma Surgery

Marschall Berkes, MD
Anna N. Miller, MD, FACS

IME Providers

Charles Goldfarb, MD
Adam LaBore, MD
Robert Brophy, MD

*Physiatry can serve as initial point of evaluation for ambulatory issues.

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