Emergency

Ready When You Need Care the Most

When you need fast access to medical care, turn to Des Peres Hospital’s emergency room services. We offer convenient 24/7 care for urgent and life-threatening conditions.

Check in Online

Have a non-life-threatening medical condition? Take advantage of our online ER check-in service. We’ll be waiting for you at your selected arrival time.

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Quality Care When You Need It

The Emergency Department team at Des Peres Hospital has round-the-clock access to medical specialists who provide prompt assessment and specialized care when their expertise is needed.

We provide emergency care for a number of conditions from appendicitis to broken bones and heart attacks, including:

  • Cardiac complications
    Respiratory disorders (e.g., pneumonia, severely impaired pulmonary function, compromised airway)
  • ENT/ophthalmology disorders
  • Septicemia
  • Cuts and lacerations
  • Orthopedic trauma, including sports injuries
  • OB/GYN disorders
  • Problems of the gastrointestinal system
  • Nutritional/metabolic imbalance
  • Drug overdose

In a medical emergency, call 911 and ask the ambulance to take you to Des Peres Hospital.

Use our online check-in before you visit the Emergency Room.