Explanation of Medical and Surgical Specialties
Physicians are listed in this directory by clinical service or specialty. For additional information on a physician's training or certifications, call one of our Physician Referral nurses at 314-205-6060.
Hand surgeons specialize in treating problems of the hand, wrist and forearm.
Hematology and Oncology
Hematologists and oncologists diagnose and treat diseases of the blood and blood forming organs, and specialize in the treatment of cancer.
Hyperbaric Medicine and Problem Wound Management
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is used in the treatment of bone and soft tissue injuries resulting from radiation therapy, chronic non-resolving osteomyelitis, select problem wounds, decompression illness from scuba diving, arterial gas embolism, gas gangrene, and carbon monoxide poisoning. Problem Wound Management focuses on wounds in high risk individuals or those which have resisted conventional treatment. An individualized care plan is created based on the latest wound research, the patient's needs and their life situation.