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Sara E. Holden , MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Hiatal Hernia
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Abdominal wall hernia repair (ventral, incisional, and inguinal hernias), minimally invasive (robotic and laparoscopic) management of benign foregut disorders (achalasia, hiatal hernias, paraesophageal hernias), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), endoscopic treatment of achalasia (POEM), gallbladder surgery, solid organ surgery (adrenal, spleen). 

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  • Education
  • In the News



Center for Advanced Medicine
Gastrointestinal Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-454-8877
Fax: 877-991-4780

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 120
Office Phone: 314-454-8877
Fax: 877-991-4780



Fellowship - Minimally Invasive Surgery: Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2018
Residency - General Surgery: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 2017
Medical Degree: University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN 2010

In the News

Areas of Research Interest

Clinical outcomes of abdominal wall hernia repair. Medical student and resident surgical education curriculum development. Designing patient education tools to facilitate shared surgical decision-making.