Welcome to the web site of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at Saint Louis University. I invite you to explore our web pages to learn more about our rich tradition and commitment to excellence in patient care, clinical and basic research and education. I am sure that, whether you are a prospective patient, a residency applicant, a referring physician, or simply someone interested in the latest advances in women's health, you will find much to interest you here.
Our department provides comprehensive obstetrical and gynecological care to women of the greater St. Louis metropolitan area as well as Southern Illinois. Our faculty are among the finest physicians and educators in the country and many are engaged in unique recognized research activities in women's health.
As we strive to improve the services we provide to the community, we continue to place a special emphasis on communication. In this spirit, I welcome you to our web page and hope that you find your visit to be an informative and enjoyable one. I also encourage you to contact us with your comments and questions regarding women's health issues, information about our research endeavors, and educational activities.
Raul Artal, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Obstetrics
Gynecology, and Women's Health
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