Community Programs 

We serve patients and families in our hospital, but also reach out to members of the community with health and wellness seminars, events, screenings and blood drives, as well as other community activities.

Here is a list of upcoming events:

Medicare Open Enrollment Event -- Tuesday, November 4, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Des Peres Hospital is pleased to host Missouri Claim for a Medicare Open Enrollment Event. Call 1-800-390-3330 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.  Not familiar with Claim? For more information visit

Alleviating Knee and Hip Joint Pain --  Pain in a joint often arises due to cartilage damage, either from injury or general wear and tear. As a result, the joint becomes less mobile and even more painful. Learn the causes, symptoms and treatment alternatives for knee and hip osteoarthritis pain, including therapy, diet, medications and surgical techniques. Call 1-888-457-5203 to register.  Join us for one of our upcoming sessions:

  • Tuesday, November 11, 6:30 pm with Dr. Matthew Bradley
  • Tuesday, December 9, 6:30 pm with Dr. Donald Bassman
  • Wednesday, December 17, 6:30 pm with Dr. Matthew Bradley

Surgical Weight Loss Seminars -- Multiple times during the month. Learn more about weight loss surgery options with the team from MyNewSelf and a surgeon.  Call 1-866-573-5673 to register for these free seminars.