Rami S. Al-Aref, MD

Rami S. Al-Aref, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Specialty Areas

  • Trauma
  • Emergency General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery Critical Care

Common Procedures

  • Laparoscopic appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Exploratory laparotomy
  • Bowel resection
  • Colectomy
  • Robotic inguinal hernia repair
  • Robotic ventral hernia repair

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Hernia
  • Bowel obstructions
  • Diverticulitis
  • Soft tissue infections

Board Certifications

General Surgery (Certified)

Surgical Critical Care (Eligible)


Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, 2016


General Surgery Residency, Stamford Hospital, Columbia University, Stamford, CT, 2021


Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2022


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Christian Hospital

Patients Seen At

Alton Memorial Hospital
One Memorial Drive
Alton, IL 62002

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
12634 Olive Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63141

Christian Hospital
11133 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 North Ballas Road
St. Louis, MO 63131

Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital
751 Sappington Bridge Road
Sullivan, MO 63080

Memorial Hospital Belleville
4500 Memorial Drive
Belleville, IL 62226

Memorial Hospital Shiloh
1404 Cross Street
Shiloh, IL 62269

Parkland Health Center
1101 West Liberty Street
Farmington, MO 63640

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place
St. Louis MO 63110

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To contact an Acute & Critical Care surgeon, please call 314-362-5298.