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.
Nephrologists diagnose and treat hypertension and diseases and disorders of the kidneys.
Neurologists treat disorders and diseases of the nervous system (the brain, spinal cord and nerves) medically rather than surgically.
Neurosurgeons specialize in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of the nervous system (the brain, spinal cord and nerves) and the surrounding bony structures.