Kathryn Bernabe

Kathryn Q. Bernabe, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School

MD, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, 1997-2001

Post Doctoral Education

Resident in General Surgery, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2001-2004

Pediatric Surgery Research Fellow, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, 2004-2006

Resident in General Surgery, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2006-2008

Fellowship, pediatric surgery, St. Louis Children’s Hospital BJC, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO, 2008-2010

Board Certifications

Surgery — Certified
Pediatric Surgery — Certified
Advance Trauma Life Support certified

Clinical Interests

Wound care
Burns
Fetal counseling/newborn surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
Barnes West County Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center

Patients Seen At

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place, 2nd floor Suite A
St. Louis, MO 63110

Barnes West County Hospital
1020 North Mason
Building 3 Suite 110
St. Louis, MO 63141

(314) 454-6022

Contact Information

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 454-6022
Fax: (314) 454-4128

Selected Publications

Adolph VR, Bernabe K. Polyps in Children. Clin Colon Rectal Surg. 2008 Nov;21(4):280-285.

Martin CA, Bernabe KQ, Taylor JA, Nair R, Paul RJ, Guo J, Erwin CR, Warner BW. Resection-induced intestinal adaptation and the role of enteric smooth muscle. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Jun;43(6):1011-1017.

Taylor JA, Bernabe KQ. Guo J, Warner BW. Epidermal growth factor receptor-directed enterocyte proliferation does not induce Wnt pathway transcription. J Pediatr Surg. 2007 Jun;42(6):981-986.

Sheng G, Bernabe KQ, Guo J, Warner BW. Epidermal growth factor receptor-mediated proliferation of enterocytes requires p21waf1/cip1 expression. Gastroenterology. 2006 Jul;131(1):153-164.

Stehr W, Bernal NP, Erwin CR, Bernabe KQ, Guo J, Warner BW. Roles for p21waf1/cip1 and p27kip1 during the adaptation response to massive intestinal resection. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2006 May;290(5):G933-G941.

Stehr W, Bernal NP, Bernabe KQ, Erwin CR, Warner BW. Absent STAT-1 expression perturbs adaptation and apoptosis after massive intestinal resection. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 Apr;41(4):713-718.

Bernabe KQ, Bolton JS, Richardson WS. Laparoscopic hand-assisted versus open transhiatal esophagectomy: a case-control study. Surg Endosc. 2005 Mar;19(3):334-337.