Lauren Tatman, MD

Lauren Tatman, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
Division of Trauma Surgery
Associate Director, Orthopedic Residency Program

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Dr. Tatman has clinical interests in orthopedic trauma, and specializes in treating fractures of the pelvis, upper extremity, and lower extremity. Her clinical practice also includes caring for fractures in the polytrauma patient and management of post-traumatic problems including nonunions, malunions, and osteomyelitis.

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Pelvic ring injuries
  • Acetabulum fractures
  • Scapula, proximal humerus, and humerus fractures
  • Elbow fractures and dislocations
  • Forearm and distal radius fractures
  • Hip and femur fractures
  • Tibial plateau fractures
  • Ankle and pilon fractures
  • Talus and calcaneus fractures
  • Lis franc injuries

Clinical Office Locations

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Academic Office Mailing Address

  • Washington University School of Medicine

    Campus Box 8233

    660 Euclid Avenue

    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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Research Interests

Dr. Tatman's research interests lie in the clinical outcomes of trauma patients and compartment syndrome.


Dr. Tatman earned her medical degree from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and then was selected for a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She then went on to complete an orthopedic trauma fellowship at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

Medical Degree

  • Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio


  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota


  • Orthopedic Trauma, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee

Honors and Awards

  • AOTrauma North America Davos Fellows Experience Award, 2019
  • OTA Kathy Cramer Young Clinician Scholarship, 2019
  • AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scholar Career Development Program, 2019
  • Jacquelin Perry, MD, Resident Research Award, 2017
  • G2 Golden Retractor Award, 2015-2016

Professional Societies and Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Resident Member
  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society, Member
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Candidate Member
  • AOTrauma North America
  • Orthopaedic Research Society, Member

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