A Welcome Message from the Program Director:
Welcome to SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program!
“Through a commitment to excellence, continuous improvement and individual growth, we are educating physician leaders of tomorrow.”
Since 1964, SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis has served the needs of its surrounding communities by training residents in becoming thoughtful, dedicated, patient-centered and holistic Internal Medicine physicians. Our program offers premium educational experiences in an environment that promotes and fosters health of body, mind and spirit.
Dedicated teaching faculty, as well as supportive medical, nursing and administrative leadership will guide you on your journey to becoming an exceptional internist. As an institution, we will provide an environment of lifelong learning that promotes individualized, safe and high-quality care to the ones in need: our patients. As teaching faculty, we will mentor you in order to provide all tools necessary for your growth and goal achievement. As Program Director, I will be attentive to you, your development and your well-being.
Please, step into our world…
Alex Lacasse, MD FACP MSc
Department of Internal Medicine
6420 Clayton Road
St. Louis, MO 63117
IM Residency Program Manager
Alex Lacasse, MD
Program Director, IM Residency
Chair, IM Department