A designated Level l trauma center
Saint Louis University Hospital is a designated Level l trauma center for both the states of Missouri and Illinois. It is the largest trauma center in the state of Missouri in numbers of patients seen. The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery provides comprehensive orthopaedic treatment for all injury patterns by incorporating six full-time orthopaedic traumatologists all with designated areas of interest and expertise. An active spine and hand trauma service is available for these specific injuries as well.
In addition to the large numbers of acute poly and monotrauma patients treated. A large volume of post-traumatic reconstruction surgery is performed including: Ilizarov reconstruction for nonunions, malunions, posttramatic osteomyelitis and leg length discrepancy. Complex hindfoot and ankle reconstruction and acetabular and pelvic osteotomies.
Saint Louis University Hospital Orthopaedic Center at Anheuser-Busch Institute [map]
1755 S. Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.