|For immediate release (April 2015)|
Signature Medical Group welcomes St. Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
Signature Medical Group (SMG), one of the largest physician-owned medical practices in Missouri, has announced that St. Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates will join the organization effective April 1, 2015.
St. Charles Orthopaedic Surgery Associates has two offices, located in O’Fallon and St. Peters, Missouri. The practice is comprised of six board certified orthopaedic surgeons and one board certified podiatrist: Emil A. DiFilippo; M.D., James E. Schaberg, M.D.; John B. Powell, M.D.; Anthony J. Berni, M.D.;Matthew P. Melander, D.O; Kevin J. Quigley, M.D. and Jeffery Boberg, D.P.M . St. Charles Orthopaedic Surgery and Associates has been providing care for more than 50 years to the St. Charles community. The physicians treat all aspects of orthopaedic care as well as the treatment of arthritis, bursitis, sports injuries and traumatic injuries.
Signature Medical Group is comprised of more than 140 multi-specialty private-practice physicians, providing orthopedic, OB/GYN, gastrointestinal, allergy, pediatrics, neurosurgery, colon and rectal surgery, podiatry, urology, surgical and dermatology services. Physicians at SMG’s 28 medical practices see patients at 38 locations in the St. Louis area; Bolivar, MO, and the Kansas City area. SMG physicians perform more than 420,000 patient visits and deliver more than 3,000 babies annually. Findings from recent studies show evidence that SMG physicians outperform other physicians by providing care at 20-30 percent less cost with excellent quality outcomes.