About Us 
Des Peres Hospital
2345 Dougherty Ferry Rd 
St. Louis, MO 63122


Thank you for your interest in Des Peres Hospital.   If you, a loved one, or a friend is anticipating a hospital stay, we hope you will entrust the team here at Des Peres Hospital with your medical care. It is a privilege we take seriously. 

If you have questions or need more information about services listed in these Web pages, please call our Public Relations office (314 966-9695). Click here for a list of department phone numbers.



Our Mission

Des Peres Hospital's mission is to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.  



General Facts

Des Peres Hospital is an acute care community hospital with 143 licensed beds.  We have been serving the health care needs of St. Louis and surrounding counties since 1974. 

Des Peres Hospital provides quality medical and surgical services, including acute care, geriatrics, cardiology, bariatrics (surgical weight loss management), orthopedics, wound care and 24/7/365 emergency care. 

From our private inpatient rooms, to our "At Your Request" food service, to our attentive staff, our patients' well-being is the primary focus behind everything we do.

Des Peres Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission. 

Des Peres Hospital is a teaching hospital with physicians' education programs on site. Three medical office buildings are also located on the campus.

The founding hospital organization was established in 1948, and Des Peres Hospital itself was constructed in 1974. From the very beginning, our goal has been to provide quality, personalized health care.   

Des Peres Hospital has been recognized for meeting rigorous quality criteria based on nationally recognized medical standards.  Click for a complete listing of our awards and recognition.

For a referral to one of our physicians call toll-free 1-888-457-5203.

Patient admissions, room assignments and patient services are provided at Des Peres Hospital without regard to religion, sex, age, race, color, national origin or disability.  



Convenient Location

Des Peres Hospital is located just west of Interstate 270 at 2345 Dougherty Ferry Road. Northbound and southbound off ramps (Exit 8) from I-270 provide easy access to Dougherty Ferry Road.




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