Rotation Locations


Residents in Saint Louis University School of Medicine’s rotate at six different hospitals. The breadth of experience ranges from private practice to practice in academic and community settings. This broad experience allows residence to experience a variety of practice styles and learn a broad array of technical skills.

Mercy Medical Center Mercy Hospital St. Louis
615 S. New Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63141
Phone: (314) 251-6000

SSM St Mary’s SSM St. Mary's Health Center
6420 Clayton Road
Richmond Heights, MO 63117

St Mary's is a busy, 525-bed hospital that is a teaching facility with the feel of a private hospital setting. Set in the lovely Richmond Heights/Clayton area, Forest Park is a mere ten-minute walk away. SLU General Surgery residents enjoy caring for a variety of general, oncology, colorectal, and vascular surgery patients with direct access to Attending surgeons, on this rotation.

Saint Louis University Hospital SSM - Saint Louis University Hospital
3635 Vista Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Saint Louis University Hospital is a 356 bed level one trauma center in the city of Saint Louis Missouri. SLUH houses the administrative and academic offices for the general surgery residency. SLUH is also the home of weekly didactics sessions including Morbidity and Mortality, Grand Rounds and Resident-led didactics. General surgery residents spend significant amounts of time at SLU during the five years including rotations in:

Trauma Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Surgical Oncology

Acute Care Surgery

Abdominal transplant

Trauma intensive care unit

SSM Cardinal Glennon Medical Center SM Cardinal Glennon
Children's Medical Center

1465 S. Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104-1095

Located on the Saint Louis University Medical Center Campus, Cardinal Glennon Medical Center is a 195 bed pediatric level one trauma center. CGMC is home to SLUSOM’s pediatric residency and fellowships as well as the pediatric surgery rotation and pediatric surgery fellowship. Residents spend approximately five months at CGMC over the five year program.

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