Robert E. Burdge


Robert E. Burdge, MD


Pre-Medical at Stonehill College
Saint Louis University School of Medicine, M.D., 1966
General Surgery, St. Louis University Group of Hospitals, 1966-67
General Surgery, St. Louis University Group of Hospitals, 1967-69
Orthopedic Surgery, Albany Medical Center, 1969-72
Post Graduate Training
NIH Fellowship in Trauma, Albany Medical Center, 1969-70
Physician Exec. Management Development Program, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, April 15-23, 1996

Experience and Contributions:

Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Head Team Physician, Saint Louis University, 1972-Retirement
Head Team Physician, Saint Louis Stars Soccer Team, 1977-78
Head Team Physician, Saint Louis Steamers Professional Soccer Team, 1979-86
NCAA Basketball Championships, 1978 & 1984
Orthopedic Consultant, Saint Louis Catholic Youth Council, 1974-1982


American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Committee on Sports Medicine
American Orthopaedic Association
Academic Orthopaedic Society
Missouri State Orthopaedic Society
Mid America Orthopaedic Association
St. Louis Orthopaedic Society
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
American College of Surgeons
American Trauma Society
American Association for Academic Surgery
American Medical Association
Missouri State Medical Association
St. Louis Medical Society
The Clinical Orthopaedic Society, Inc.

Military Service:

USAF Medical and Surgical Corpsman, 1951-1955


Saint Louis University Hall of Fame, Bauman Sportsmanship Award, Inducted: February, 1994
DuBourg Society of Saint Louis University, Honorary Dean
The 12th. Man Award, Saint Louis University Soccer, February, 1990
SLU Silver Circle Award, Saint Louis University Billiken Athletics, Awarded: 1983
Robert E. Burdge Resident Education Award, Established: 1992 by graduating residents
Given annually by graduating residents to selected outstanding orthopedic professor.
Awarded Outstanding Alumnus Award, Stonehill College Alumni Association, 1996