About Us

Welcome to the Department of Neurology at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

The department has a long history of providing care for patients with neurologic diseases in St. Louis and the surrounding region. We are leaders in medical education and research. We have been responsible for training highly skilled Neurologists for this region and the rest of the nation.

The primary inpatient service site is at SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital where the Department has active Stroke, Neurological Intensive Care, Neurointerventional, and General Neurology services. We have outpatient General Neurology and subspecialty clinics (Neuromuscular, Concussion, The Division has a strong partner in the St. Louis VA Medical Center, which has faculty with primary appointments within the Department of Neurology. Child Neurology faculty and residents provide service to SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital and Medical Center.


The Department of Neurology aims to:

  1. Provide the best neurological care to patients and their families
  2. Discover and investigate new treatments for nervous system disorders
  3. Educate the next generation of practitioners, as well as our patients and the lay community.

Vision Statement:

All members of the Saint Louis University Department of Neurology will collaborate to support state-of-the-art neurological education, compassionate patient care, and a growing research enterprise. The Department will develop the most exciting intellectual environment in the Nation for investigation, treatment, and training in neurology. We will fulfill this Vision in an environment of mutual respect and collaboration.