About Des Peres Hospital

A Commitment to Quality ER, Inpatient and Outpatient Care

Since 1974, Des Peres Hospital has been serving the health care needs of St. Louis and its surrounding communities. We strive to provide safe, cost-effective care for patients in our 143-bed acute care facility.

We offer a full range of medical and surgical services, from 24/7 emergency care to robot-assisted surgery. Our areas of focus include:

Our Standard of Care

It’s our goal to provide a Commitment to Quality, meaning we’re always working to improve the overall quality of our services and provide our patients and community with objective information about our performance.

We monitor and measure our performance against national standards. This has included recognition from the nation’s largest standards-setting organization, The Joint Commission, with a Gold Seal of Approval for patient care and hospital management. We also monitor and measure our performance against the national standards of Medicare and The Leapfrog Group. See a complete listing of our awards and recognition

Why Choose Des Peres Hospital?

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.

To ensure you and your family continue to receive exemplary care, Des Peres Hospital also functions as a teaching hospital with education programs for doctors. We’re helping to develop the next generation of medical professionals. Three medical office buildings are also located on the campus.

Where to Find Us

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.

Find a Doctor

For a referral to one of our doctors, call toll-free (888) 457-5203 or find a doctor online.

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.

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Our Commitment to Quality is a set of initiatives meant to enhance the quality of our care. Learn more about it.
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