Your Best Medicine Mends and Heals
When you or a family member needs surgery, Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital provides warm, personal care in a healing environment. We offer a full range of general and specialty surgery programs, to treat illnesses or injuries, and get you back to your life.
The care of our patients is the focus of our surgical services program at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital. Our experienced team delivers quality surgical care with a demonstrated commitment to patient safety. We provide multi-specialty inpatient and outpatient services for both adults and children.
Our world-class surgeons and medical staff, along with board-certified anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists, specialize in pediatric, obstetric and adult anesthesia. All postoperative nurses are certified in advanced cardiac life support and stay abreast of changing technology through continued nursing education.
Both inpatient and outpatient surgical units perform a variety of complex procedures including:
- General Surgery
- Ear, Nose and Throat
- Gastrointestinal (GI)
- Plastic Surgery
- Oral Maxillofacial
Following your surgery, you may be admitted to the hospital. The post-operative care unit features large rooms, patient touch technology, dedicated postoperative care by registered nurses and a family comfort area in each room.
When you’re having surgery, it’s natural to be a little nervous. But we believe an informed, prepared patient is a more relaxed patient. Know what to expect
before, during and after your surgery.
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital is partnered with Benrus Surgical Associates, Inc., to provide additional surgical services. Learn more here
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital is the first in St. Charles County to offer robotic-assisted surgery using the da Vinci Xi Surgical System.
Robotic-assisted technology provides surgeons with greater precision and control, and can often reduce the risk of complications and reduce recovery times. These state-of-the-art capabilities allow for more complex surgical treatments of many diseases and conditions.
Currently, Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital offers the following types of da Vinci surgeries:
- Colorectal issues (diverticular disease, colon cancer)
- General surgery issues (hernias, including inguinal, ventral, umbilical)
- Urologic issues (BPH, prostate cancer, ureteropelvic junction obstruction, kidney cancer)
- Gynecologic issues (pelvic organ prolapse, conditions needing hysterectomy)