Care for pancreatitis, gallstones, pancreatic cancer and other pancreatic and biliary conditions

In 2015, SLUCare Center for Pancreatic and Biliary Diseases was designated a National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) Center, which recognizes our physicians' expertise and the center's team approach to diagnosis and treatment. It is one of 30 NPF centers in the U.S. and the only center in Missouri. At the same time, SLUCare specialist Dr. Samer Al-Kaade was named medical director of the Missouri chapter of the NPF. (Full story

SLUCare pancreatic and biliary specialists diagnose and treat the following pancreatic and biliary diseases:

For more information or to make an appointment, call (314) 977-4440 or (866) 977-4440.

SLUCare Pancreatic and Biliary Specialists

Medical Pancreatology/
Advanced Endoscopy

Samer Alkaade, M.D.
Louay Omran, M.D.
Jason Taylor, M.D.

Pancreatic and Biliary Surgery

Peter Horton, M.D.
Eddy Hsueh, M.D.
Jula Veerapong, M.D.

Interventional Radiology

Rotimi Johnson, M.D.
Kirubahara Vaheesan, M.D.

Body Imaging (CT, MRI/MRCP, US)

Isin Akduman, M.D.
Jeff Brown, M.D.
Robert Garrett, M.D.

Medical Oncologist

Nishant Poddar, M.D.