As an academic medical practice, SLUCare - The Physicians of Saint Louis University is the clinical arm of the School of Medicine at Saint Louis University.
An academic medical practice:
- Provides patients and the community with health care for every day needs, and the most specialized services for complex diseases, illnesses and injuries
- Offers the highest quality of patient care from expert physician specialists and subspecialists
- Teaches generations of health care professionals with an eye on training the right mix of providers for tomorrow's needs
- Conducts breakthrough research leading to medical advances for patients today and tomorrow
WHAT CAN ACADEMIC MEDICINE OFFER YOU?
- Board-certified doctors from many specialties, working side-by-side to provide all-encompassing care
- Access to the latest discoveries in medicine sooner
- Opportunities to participate in clinical trials
- Community-based clinics delivering advanced medicine within the St. Louis area and beyond
- Doctors well-versed in the latest treatments, technologies and innovations who both treat patients and educate doctors for the future
WHAT ACADEMIC MEDICINE MEANS TO YOU.
Patients get the advantage of multidisciplinary thinking across a comprehensive range of specialists and subspecialists - more than 420 in all. Our collaborative, team approach allows us to diagnose and treat even the most complex of illness and conditions. And, we do it in a compassionate, patient-focused way.
Provide the highest quality patient care - the more than 420 physicians who practice through SLUCare are Saint Louis University School of Medicine faculty members. These physicians are among the top in their specialties and offer a heightened level of expertise, knowledge and advanced care that can only be provided through an academic medical practice.
Conducting breakthrough research - The physicians of Saint Louis University have been part of many scientific discoveries that result in new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat disease. SLUCare patients benefit from new life-saving drugs, medical devices and breakthrough surgical techniques.
Teaching tomorrow's physicians - Saint Louis University has a longstanding commitment to teaching the next generation of physicians and other healthcare professionals. Tomorrow's doctors are guided by a team of experienced physicians who are themselves world-class researchers, clinicians and educators.