R. Peter Mirkin, MD

R. Peter Mirkin

Contact Information

  • Office 314-849-0808
  • After Hours 314-849-0808
  • Fax 314-849-8983


Main Location

Signature Orthopedics Tesson Ferry Spine
12122 Tesson Ferry Road
Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63128
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Hospital Affiliations

St. Luke's Des Peres Hospital
Mercy Hospital Jefferson
Progress West Hospital
SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton

Areas of Interest

Spine Surgery (Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar), Spinal Stenosis, Spondylosis, Spondylolisthesis, Herniated Disc, Cervical Radiculopathy, Lumbar Radiculopathy, Degenerative Disc Disease


Dr. Peter Mirkin is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in spine conditions due to injury, degenerative conditions, and deformity.

Previously, he served the United States Navy as Lieutenant Commander and is a veteran of Operation Desert Shield/Storm. Dr. Mirkin has held the position of Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon of Long Beach Naval Hospital, Long Beach, California, and Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

Dr. Mirkin provides the following treatments:

  • Spine surgery (cervical, thoracic, lumbar)
  • Total disc arthroplasty
  • Discectomy
  • Decompression/fusion (cervical, lumbar)
  • Laminotomy/foraminotomy

Dr. Mirkin accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.


Fellowship: Spine Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center
Residency: Maricopa Medical Center
Internship: Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix Orthopaedic Training Program
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Certifications & Organizations

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
North American Spine Society, Safety Committee Member
Southern Orthopaedic Association
Missouri State Medical Association
Missouri State Orthopaedic Association