Orthopedic Care 
 

Whether you have back injuries or pain, or you’re dealing with sports injuries, upper extremity injuries or pain caused by bone or joint conditions, our skilled orthopedic surgeons and staff can help.  

Des Peres Hospital has been recognized as follows for our orthopedic services:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for  Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery

These designations mean that the hospital has met rigorous quality criteria based on nationally recognized medical standards.

Foot and Ankle Reconstruction

Our surgeons performs a wide array of foot and ankle procedures, from the reconstruction of arthritic joints and deformities to the treatment of runners' injuries and acquired foot problems.

Hand and Shoulder Surgery

From carpal tunnel syndrome to rotator cuff injuries, our St. Louis area orthopedic doctors are dedicated to delivering specialized services for a wide range of hand and shoulder problems.

Joint Replacement

A common candidate for total joint replacement is someone who suffers from chronic pain due to wear and tear from years of constant use (osteoarthritis). In other people, rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic illness, sports injury or trauma may also present problems for which joint replacement could be a beneficial solution. The orthopedic surgeons in St. Louis affiliated with Des Peres Hospital are specially trained to evaluate and treat hip and knee problems. Their goal is to help relieve your pain and restore your mobility and freedom of movement.

Hip or knee pain keeping you from doing the things you love? Take this free joint pain assessment to learn about your joint health, the factors that may be contributing to your pain and recommended next steps to becoming pain free.

Spine Treatment

Neck, arm, back and leg pain resulting from injury, chronic degenerative diseases such as osteoarthritis, degenerative disc disease and spinal stenosis may be treated without surgery. However, if pain is not resolved with conservative treatment or problems such as weakness or loss of sensation occur, our orthopedic spine surgeons may recommend surgery to help alleviate the symptoms.

Take this free spine health assessment to learn about your spine health, the factors that may be contributing to your pain and recommended next steps to becoming pain free

Sports Injuries

Sports injury specialists on staff at Des Peres Hospital provide diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention for shoulder, elbow and knee injuries related to athletic activities. Our multi-disciplinary team works with patients to develop a personalized program designed to help them return to normal activities as quickly as possible, prevent future injuries and maintain a peak level of fitness.

Need a Doctor? For a referral to an orthopedic surgeon in the St. Louis, MO area, call 1-855-290-9355.