Faculty and Clinical Staff

DEPARTMENT OF ANESTHESIOLOGY Faculty and Clinical StaffThe faculty and clinical staff of the department of anesthesiology and critical care medicine at Saint Louis University are a vibrant group of clinicians, researchers and educators committed to fulfilling the department's mission.

Our department has diverse interests and backgrounds, which creates a collegial environment for specialized clinical care, research and education. Our faculty are active not only in the operating room but throughout the hospital, providing care in the critical care units, endoscopy suites and cardiac labs. We are always interested in adding quality faculty; for more information, please contact us.


Wolf Stapelfeldt, MD
Anesthesiology

Professor & Department Chair
stapelfeldtwh@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110

Alison M. Alpert, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
aalpert@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Michael W. Best, MD
Anesthesiology

Instructor
bestmw@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Vikram Chawa, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
Director Trauma Anesthesia
vchawa@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Jefferson K. Dryden, DO
Anesthesiology

Instructor

jdryden3@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Daniel P. Gillen, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
dgillen2@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


MaryBeth Huber, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
huberma@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Attila Kerner, MD, MS
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
akerner@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Michael R. Lasky, MD, FCCP
Anesthesiology

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Surgery, and Critical Care Medicine
Director Critical Care Medicine
Director Thoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Chair – Clinical Competency Committee
Subspecialty Critical Care Medicine
laskymr@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Anjali J. Patel, DO
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor

patela4@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Ritesh S. Patel, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
rpatel41@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Thilak Sreenivasalu, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
sreenivasalut@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


John D. Srinivasan, MD, FRCA
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
Director Cardiac Anesthesia
srinivjd@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Shawn T. Statzer, MD
Anesthesiology

Associate Professor
Program Director
statzers@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


George S. Tseng, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
tsenggs@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Charles R. Watson, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
Director Out of OR
watsoncr@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Patricia Wilson, MSN, FNP-BC
Anesthesiology

Nurse Practitioner
pwilso11@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Hui Yuan, MD
Anesthesiology

Associate Professor
Interim Clinical Director
Director Abdominal Transplant Anesthesia
Director Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management
yuanh@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Xi Zhu, MD, PhD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
xizhu@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63110


Naila Ahmad, MD
Anesthesiology

Associate Professor
ahmadna@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Nancy M. Behnen, AA
Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology Assistant
nnguye30@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Alicia Casabar, CRNA
Anesthesiology

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
acasabar@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


James W. DeBoard, MD
Anesthesiology

Professor
deboarjw@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Tatyana Demidovich, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
tdemidov@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Lisa A. Durako, CRNA
Anesthesiology

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
ldurako@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Sarah M. Hacker, CRNA
Anesthesiology

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
shacker2@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Caleb Hopkins, AA
Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology Assistant
chopkin2@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Samantha J. Lupton, AA
Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology Assistant
shagler@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Michelle Marino, MD
Anesthesiology

Instructor
marinom@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Orlando A. Perez-Franco, MD
Anesthesiology

Instructor
perezfo@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Virginia Sepich, RN, BSN, MSN, CPNP
Anesthesiology

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
sepichvl@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Marco Silvestrini-Suarez, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
silvestrinisuar@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Marion F. Svendrowski, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
svendrmf@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Alex Treat, AA
Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology Assistant
treata@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Mirjana Vustar, MD
Anesthesiology

Assistant Professor
vustarm@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104


Pin Yue, AA
Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology Assistant
pyue@slu.edu
phone: (314)577-8750

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center
1465 South Grand Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63104

Higher purpose. Greater good.
© 1818 - 2017  SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY   |   Disclaimer   |  Mobile Site
St. Louis   |   Madrid