SSM Medical Group adds family physician in Warrenton 

ST. CHARLES, MO - SSM Medical Group is pleased to announce the addition of Shawndra Brown-Foote, MD, to the practice of Dr. Chad Smith in Warrenton.

As a board certified family medicine physician, Dr. Brown-Foote provides health care for all family members, in all ages and stages of life.

Dr. Brown-Foote earned her medical degree from Saint Louis University. She completed her family medicine residency at the University of Missouri—Columbia in 2010. Before going to medical school, she earned bachelor’s degrees in both biology and psychology, both from Mizzou. She practiced in Jefferson County before being deployed to Kuwait as a major in the United States Army Reserve.

“Having served in the military myself, I understand and appreciate the type of work ethic Dr. Brown-Foote had to demonstrate to earn the rank of major,” said Dr. Chad Smith. “Her level of dedication is equal to her warmth and friendliness. I know our patients will love her.”

In addition to her traditional medical and military training, Dr. Brown-Foote has certifications in basic cardiac life support, advanced cardiac life support, pediatric advanced life support, and advanced trauma life support.

Dr. Brown-Foote sees patients from birth through the senior years and is welcoming new patients.

 “Family has always been important to me, which is why I find family medicine so very rewarding. I look forward to meeting and caring for families in Warrenton,” said Dr. Brown-Foote.
Like all SSM Medical Group physicians, Dr. Brown-Foote offers MyChart to her patients. MyChart is a complimentary internet application that provides convenient, secure, online access to your personal health record with the intent of improving communication with your physician and creating a better health care system. MyChart is also available as an app for mobile devices.

Dr. Brown-Foote accepts most insurance plans. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 636-456-3413. Information on other SSM Medical Group physicians and specialists can be found by visiting
About SSM Medical Group
SSM Medical Group is a member of SSM Health Care — St. Louis and includes more than 250 primary care and specialty service physicians and providers throughout the greater St. Louis region. SSM Medical Group physician offices are located in north, south and mid St. Louis County; in St. Charles County; in Warrenton and Troy, Missouri; and in Swansea and Maryville, Illinois. All providers in the SSM Medical Group offer MyChart – convenient, secure, online access to one’s personal health record 24/7. For more information on MyChart and the physicians and specialists in the SSM Medical Group, visit

About SSM Health Care – St. Louis
SSM Health Care – St. Louis’ mission statement — “Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God” — is embodied by 11,000 employees and 2,500 staff physicians. Sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, the health care network offers comprehensive health care services, but specializes in heart, cancer, neurosciences, pediatrics, weight-loss, sleep, imaging, behavioral health and fetal surgery. A winner of the Missouri Quality Award and multiple Best Places to Work awards, SSM Health Care – St. Louis includes seven hospitals ― Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center, DePaul Health Center, St. Clare Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center – Wentzville, St. Joseph Hospital West and St. Mary’s Health Center ― St. Joseph Medical Park, plus a Managed Care Organization, and a Physicians' Organization. Go to for more information.  

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Tracy Stevenson
Director of Practice Management   
314-609-7656 (office)