Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Saint Louis University School of Medicine provides comprehensive patient care in all aspects of orthopaedics and offers a fully-accredited residency training program, consisting of five years of clinical instruction and one research year.

Our six-year orthopaedic residency training program is a top-notch, quality orthopaedic residency committed to excellence in training residents and providing outstanding patient care.

We provide complete adult and pediatric orthopaedic services and offer subspecialty trained faculty in foot and ankle surgery, hand surgery, orthopaedic oncology, pediatrics, spine surgery, sports medicine, joint replacement and trauma. A wide variety of clinical material and an organized research program provide ample opportunity for both clinical and basic science research endeavors.

We strive to be known as a regional center for specialized pediatric orthopaedic care, complex trauma and elective spine care, revision total joint surgery, and total care for the injured athlete.

Faculty

We are a dedicated group of faculty, residents and staff committed to providing an outstanding orthopaedic educational experience while delivering the highest quality patient care to all people who come to our facilities. Our talented faculty have diverse practice profiles and are leaders in their professional fields as well as national and local organizations. Many of our physicians are recognized for excellence in resident education.

Our faculty include:

  • 18 full-time clinical faculty
  • Five part-time clinical faculty
  • Three Ph.D. basic science research faculty
  • 30 resident trainees
  • One fellow trainee in trauma

Grand Rounds

View the Orthopaedic  Surgery Grand Round Calendar 

Affiliated Hospitals

Orthopaedic Surgical Societies