Shaina Eckhouse, MD

Shaina Eckhouse, MD, joined the Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery as an assistant professor after completing a minimally invasive and bariatric surgery fellowship at Duke University. She also completed a general surgery residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and earned a medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.

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General Surgery - Minimally Invasive
Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certification
Board certified, Surgery

Advanced Trauma Life Support

Specialty Areas
Advanced laparoscopic techniques in the treatment of morbid obesity and related disorders.  

Medical School
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 2008

Postdoctoral Education
Residency: General Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2008-2015 

Post-Doctoral Research: Cardiovascular Research Training Grant NIH T32 HL007260, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2010-2012 

Fellowship: Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 2015-2016

Patients Seen At:
Center for Advanced Medicine
GI Center
4921 Parkview Place, Suite C, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 454-8877
Fax: (877) 991-4780

Barnes West County Hospital
Physician’s Office Building #1
Suite #124
1040 North Mason Rd.
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
(314) 454-8877
Fax: (877) 991-4780

Patient Appointment Phone Number
(314) 454-8877

Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Research Interests
outcomes after weight loss surgery and how obesity surgery positively impacts chronic disease progression across multiple fields within medicine