Charles A. Goldfarb

Charles A. Goldfarb, MD

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Specializes In
  • Hand & Wrist
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Surgery of the hand, wrist, and elbow, particularly sports related injuries for athletes of all ages and levels; pediatric orthopedics, congenital hand conditions, work-related injuries, nerve conditions and traumatic reconstruction

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Executive Vice Chair, Orthopedic Surgery
Chief, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, St. Louis Children's Hospital
Co-Chief, Hand and Wrist Service

Research Interests

Dr. Goldfarb’s primary research focus is the assessment of functional and aesthetic outcomes in congenital anomalies with a secondary focus on outcomes for common upper extremity conditions.

Publications & Research

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2002 Hand and Wrist Surgery, University of Cincinnati/Hand Surgery Specialists, Cincinnati, Ohio


2001 Orthopedic Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

Medical Degree

1996 University of Alabama School of Medicine, Huntsville, Alabama


1992 Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts