Nicholas A. Welko, MD
Instructor of Surgery
- Acute and critical care surgery
- Bowel obstructions
- Soft tissue infections
- Multiple organ dysfunction
- Septic shock
- Chest wall reconstruction
- Necrotizing soft tissue infections
- Thermal injuries
- Entercutaneous fistulas
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biomaterials & Biocompatibility, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Master of Science, Applied Anatomy and Physiology, Pathological Anatomy, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Medical Degree: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
General Surgery Residency, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Areas of Research Interest
Directed peritoneal resuscitation in damage control laparotomies
Welko, N.A., Ludwig, N.A., Bhutiani, N., Harbrecht, B.G., Dwivedi, A.J., Bozeman, M.C., Assessing Specialty-Based Management of Operative Traumatic Extremity Vascular Injury. University of Louisville Department of Surgery, Louisville KY
Schucht, J., Welko, N.A., Smith, J. Hemorrhagic Shock and the Intestinal Barrier. University of Louisville Department of Surgery, Louisville KY
Welko, N.A., Fernstrom, J. Systematic review of perioperative complications and bleeding risks associated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor use.
Welko, N.A., Lim, A., Rosenberg, D., Horn, C.C. Assessment of vagal neuropathology during first-cycle cisplatin exposure as a novel chemotherapy treatment model. University of Pittsburg Cancer Institute Symposium, Greensburg PA. 2014.
Welko, N.A., Lim, A., Rosenberg, D., Horn, C.C. Assessment of vagal neuropathology during first-cycle cisplatin exposure as a novel chemotherapy treatment model. University of Pittsburg Cancer Dean’s summer Research Symposium. 2014.
Welko, N.A., Jayan, V., Kolb, I., Sesler, A., Thompson, P. Integrative environmental control unit for those with quadriplegia. Case Western Reserve University Biomedical Research Showcase, Cleveland, OH.
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Patients Seen At
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
12634 Olive Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63141
11133 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136
To contact an Acute and Critical Care surgeon, please call 314-362-5298.