St. Mary's Good Samaritan Gastroenterology Physician - St Clare in Fenton, Missouri


SSM Health Medical Group, serving the needs of the St. Louis, MO area with almost 400 physicians in 40 locations, plans to enhance and grow its Gastroenterology Services on the campus of SSM Health St. Clare Hospital. This position offers:

  • Colleagues who consistently produce in the highest percentiles, creating community need and waiting patient panels

  • A well respected, physician led practice model

  • Great benefits including retirement, comprehensive health, dental and vision plans, generous vacation and paid, reimbursed CME

  • Highly trained, experienced staff and EHR integrated system wide in order to minimize physician time spent on non-clinical tasks

  • Procedures performed on same campus as office/clinical practice

  • In-house anesthesia, pathology, CT and infusion

  • Manageable, 1:5 call

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital opened in 2009 - the first full-service hospital built in St. Louis County in 35 years. St. Clare Hospital serves the needs of a rapidly expanding population in southwest St. Louis County. Its beautiful campus includes:

  • Level 1 Stroke Center

  • Heart and vascular Care

  • Neurosciences

  • Cancer care

  • Breast Center

  • Sleep Services

  • Mother and Baby Services

  • Ambulatory Surgery Center

  • Outpatient procedure and diagnostic centers

  • Physician Practices on Campus


The greater St. Louis metropolitan area has over 2 million residents. Over 250 public schools, including several winners of national awards, and 200+ private schools educate almost 50,000 students.

St. Louis is home to 3 major Universities - Washington University, St. Louis University and University of Missouri, St. Louis. In downtown St. Louis, the Arch, the MLB St. Louis Cardinals, the NHL St. Louis Blues, the St. Louis Symphony, the Fox Theater, the Art Museum, the Science Center, the Botanical Gardens and the Zoo are wonderful attractions.



  1. M.D. or D.O.
  2. Completion of an ACGME or AOA Gastroenterology Fellowship Program
  3. Board Certified in Gastroenterology, or Board Eligible (must become Board Certified within 2 years).
  4. Missouri Medical License

In addition to clinical skills, the Gastroenterologist must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism with an emphasis on integrity, a commitment to excellence, and ethical principles of clinical care. Also required are an ability to exercise confidentiality of patient information, informed consent, demonstration of respect, and regard for patient needs. All SSM physicians are expected to adhere to the basic SSM Health values of Excellence, Integrity, Teamwork, Service, and Initiative.

Computer literacy, including MS Excel and electronic communication skills are required. Gastroenterologists must be comfortable and proficient with EPIC electronic health record system, utilizing electronic tools such as email, mychart, PACS, LMS, etc.

Timely completion of medical records is a requirement. Some weekends and extended hours may be required.

Organization: SSM Medical Group, Inc

Primary Location: Missouri-Fenton-SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton

Work Locations: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton (0113) 1055 Bowles Avenue Fenton, 63026

Job: Physician

Req ID: 17001717