Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
The Saint Louis University School of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care is composed of clinicians, educators and scientists who are committed to quality education and clinical care. Our physicians can be found throughout the Saint Louis area, including at Saint Louis University Hospital, SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center, the Anheuser Busch Institute and at several outpatient surgery centers associated with the SSM Cardinal Glennon system.
Our department offers complete adult and pediatric anesthetic services, including subspecialty trained faculty in critical care medicine, pediatric anesthesia, cardiothoracic anesthesia, transesophageal echocardiography and pain medicine.
We also provide specialized anesthetic care for patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures, solid organ transplantation and outpatient surgery. We offer our patients advanced options for post-operative pain control, including epidural anesthesia and peripheral nerve blockage.Our physicians serve as educators and academic scientists, training tomorrow's anesthesiologists in the department's residency program, along with nurse anesthetists and anesthesia assistants from other programs. A wide variety of clinical cases and a growing research program provide ample opportunity for both clinical and basic science research endeavors. Our research interests vary from the basic sciences to clinical care.
In all of these roles, we strive to fulfill the department's mission to provide the highest quality health care to our community, distinguished by compassion, innovation, education and research.
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
3635 Vista Ave.
P.O. Box 15250
St. Louis, MO 63110-0250