Bridgeton has a state of the art healthcare community, including a full-service hospital, rehabilitation facilities, dental offices, and sports medicine centers.
SSM DePaul Health Center
SM DePaul Health Center is a 476-bed, full-service Catholic hospital and a member of SSM Health Care-St. Louis, founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary. Opened in 1828, SSM DePaul was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis.
Today SSM DePaul offers the only Level II Trauma Center in North St. Louis County and serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, with concentration in the surrounding communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, Olivette, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland in Missouri. SSM DePaul offers a wide range of comprehensive medical care. DePaul has all private rooms in a convenient, central location at the busy intersection of I-270 and I-70. DePaul offers the most advanced technology and procedures available including minimally invasive heart, spine, knee, hip and weight loss surgery.
2012 DePaul Health Center Information:
Emergency Visits: 64,494
Inpatient Surgeries: 4,974
Outpatient Surgeries: 5,571
Number of Physicians on Staff: 648 (Active & Provisional)
DePaul Health Center
12303 DePaul Drive
St. Louis, MO 63044-2588
SSM Rehabilitation Hospital
As the leading provider of comprehensive rehabilitation services in the St. Louis area, SSM Rehabilitation Hospital delivers the specialized care and advanced treatment that enables individuals with stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, neurological disorders, amputation, joint replacement and other orthopedic trauma, and general medical rehabilitation needs, to rebuild their lives.
SSM Rehabilitation Hospital's three inpatient rehabilitation units are located within acute care hospitals (SSM St. Mary's Health Center in St. Louis, and SSM St. Joseph Health Center in St. Charles) or operate as a stand-alone hospital (the 60-bed SSM Bridgeton Hospital in Bridgeton). This wide footprint in the greater St. Louis area provides patients with convenient, on-site access to very specialized medical care during their rehabilitative stay.
SSM Rehabilitation Hospital at Bridgeton
12380 DePaul Drive
Bridgeton, MO 63044