Traves Crabtree

Traves D. Crabtree, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery

Medical School

Medical Degree: Southern Illinois University, 1995

Post Doctoral Education

Residency: General Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, 2002.

Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 2004.

Board Certifications

Surgery--Certified
Thoracic Surgery--Certified

Honors and Awards

2013, Listed in Best Doctors in America, (Best Doctors, Inc.)

Clinical Interests

General thoracic surgery
Minimally invasive lung cancer surgery
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)
Esophageal cancer
Mediastianal surgery
Pleural disease surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Anderson Hospital, Maryville, IL
Christian Hospital Northeast

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
Jacqueline Maritz Lung Center
4921 Parkview Place, Suite B, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-8089

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Professional Office Building One
1040 North Mason Road, 201
St. Louis, MO 63141
((314) 996-3179

Contact Information

Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Queeny Tower, 3108
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-8089

Selected Publications

Kuo E, Ding D, Zoole JB, Patterson GA, Crabtree TD. Recurrent subcutaneous air of the face and neck. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 May;89(5):1667-70.

Crabtree TD, Denlinger CE, Meyers BF, El Naqa I, Zoole J, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Patterson GA, Bradley JD. Stereotactic body radiation therapy versus surgical resection for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):377-86.

Puri V, Garg N, Engelhardt EE, Kreisel D, Crabtree TD, Meyers BF, Patterson GA, Krupnick AS. Tumor location is not an independent prognostic factor in early stage non-small cell lung cancer. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Apr;89(4):1053-9.

Fernandez FG, Denlinger CE, Crabtree TD. Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the trachea. J Thorac Oncol. 2010 Mar;5(3):403-4.

Veeramachaneni NK, Crabtree TD, Kreisel D, Zoole JB, Musick JF, Taylor NG, Krupnick AS, Gierada DS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF. A thoracic surgery clinic dedicated to indeterminate pulmonary nodules: too many scans and too little pathology? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Jan;137(1):30-5.

Crabtree TD, Bailey MS, Moon MR, Munfakh N, Pasque MK, Lawton JS, Moazami N, Aubuchon KA, Al-Dadah AS, Damiano RJ Jr. Recurrent mitral regurgitation and risk factors for early and late mortality after mitral valve repair for functional ischemic mitral regurgitation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 May;85(5):1537-42; discussion 1542-3.

Schena S, Crabtree TD, Zoole JB, Patterson GA. Intralobar pulmonary sequestration associated with an aneurysmal aberrant aortic branch. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2007;134(2):535-536.

Melby SJ, Zierer A, Bailey MS, Cox JL, Lawton JS, Munfakh N, Crabtree TD, Moazami N, Huddleston CB, Moon MR, Damiano RJ Jr. A new era in the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation: the impact of ablation technology and lesion set on procedural efficacy. Annals of Surgery. 2006;244(4):583-592.

Moon MR, Pasque MK, Munfakh NA, Melby SJ, Lawton JS, Moazami N, Codd JE, Crabtree TD, Barner HB, Damiano RJ Jr. Prosthesis-patient mismatch after aortic valve replacement: impact of age and body size on late survival. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2006;81(2):481-488; discussion 489.

Crabtree TD, Codd JE, Fraser VJ, Bailey MS, Olsen MA, Damiano RJ. Multivariate analysis of risk factors for deep and superficial sternal infection after coronary artery bypass grafting at a tertiary care medical center. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2004;16(1):53-61.

Pelletier SJ, Isaacs RB, Raymond DP, Crabtree TD, Spencer CE, Gleason TG, Pruett TL, Sawyer RG. Ethnic disparities in outcome from posttransplant infections. Shock. 2004;22(3):197-203.

Raymond DP, Pelletier SJ, Crabtree TD, Evans HL, Pruett TL, Sawyer RG. Impact of antibiotic resistant Gram negative bacilli infections on outcome in hospitalized patients. Critical Care Medicine. 2003;31(4):1035-1041.

Jin L, Raymond DP, Crabtree TD, Pelletier SJ, Rudy CK, Pruett TL, Sawyer RG. Pre-exposure of murine macrophages to CpG ODN results in NF-(kappa)B p50 homodimer-associated hypo-responsiveness. Surgery. 2002; 132(2):245-251.

Crabtree TD, Pelletier SJ, Raymond DP, Antevil JT, Gleason TG, Pruett TL, Sawyer RG. Effect of changes in surgical practice on the rate and detection of nosocomial infections: a prospective analysis. Shock. 2002;17:258-262.

Pelletier SJ, Raymond DP, Crabtree TD, Gleason TG, Pruett TL, Sawyer RG. Outcome analysis of intra-abdominal infection with resistant gram-positive organisms. Surgical
Infections. 2002;3:11-19.

Pub Med page for Traves D. Crabtree, M.D.

Books

Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG. Board Review Series: General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2000.

Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG. Board Review Series: Surgical Specialties. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2000.

Chapters

Crabtree TD, Moon MR. Complications of Coronary Revascularization. In: Doherty GM, Mulholland M (eds). Complications in Surgery. Ann Arbor: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins;2004.

Pruett TL, Crabtree TD, Pelletier SJ. Surgical Antiseptics. In: Block SS. Disinfection, Sterilization, and Preservation. 5th Edition. Media, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2002.

Cephas G, Crabtree TD. Surgical Nutrition. In: Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG (eds). Board Review Series: General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins;2000.

Crabtree TD. Liver. In: Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG (eds). Board Review Series: General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins;2000.

Crabtree TD. Surgical Infections. In: Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG (eds). Board Review Series: General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins;2000.

Crabtree TD. Hernias and Lesions of the Abdominal Wall. In: Crabtree TD, Foley E, Sawyer RG (eds). Board Review Series: General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins;2000.