Spine Care

We look forward to working with you to provide the comprehensive non-operative spine care. We can help with:

  • Mechanical Low Back Pain
  • Acute Disk Herniations
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative/Discogenic Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Lumbar Instability
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sacroiliac Disorders
  • Bulging Discs
  • Sciatica

Dr. Margherita’s expertise and skill in diagnosing and managing many forms of spine related disorders would come to bear in addressing your individual needs. Our goal is to return all patients to a pain free life. Please contact us today to request an appointment or learn more.

Spine Care
Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Active and athletic people deserve the best possible treatment to return them sport or recreational activity. Dr. Margherita has practiced in the area of sports medicine for nearly 30 years and has assisted all sorts of athletic patients, from weekend warriors to Olympic hopefuls to professionals in many different sports. He has been the Medical Director of the St. Louis Marathon since 1999 and directed the medical services for the 2004 Women’s Marathon Olympic Trials. He is a consultant with Major League Baseball and covered minor league hockey teams. He uses a functional biomechanics approach to working with the injured athlete and is experienced in all aspects of managing the injured athletic or active person.

You can rest assured that your sports or other musculoskeletal injuries will receive care directed toward achieving maximal performance for life and sport. Please contact us today to request an appointment or learn more.

Musculoskeletal Care

Have you injured yourself while gardening? Moving furniture? Walking with your grandchildren? Let Dr. Margherita use his expert skills in musculoskeletal evaluation and diagnosis help identify the source of your problem and develop a treatment plan to get you back to an active lifestyle. Research has established that physical activity plays a tremendous role in the prevention of chronic disease and the progressive disablement of older adults. Don’t let your shoulder, hip, knee, or other musculoskeletal problems limit your activities and turn you into a “couch potato”. Dr. Margherita will thoroughly evaluate your musculoskeletal problem and devise a treatment plan that addresses your unique needs. Conditions treated include:

  • Hip Injuries and Arthritis
  • Knee Injuries and Arthritis
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Hamstring Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries and Arthritis
  • Tendinitis
  • Bursitis

Dr. Margherita’s expertise and skill in diagnosing and managing a wide array of musculoskeletal disorders would come to bear in addressing your individual needs. Our goal is to return all patients to a pain free life. Please contact us today to request an appointment or learn more.

Musculoskeletal Care

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Real Clients, Real Results.

Kim in St Louis, MO

"Dr. Margherita is an excellent doctor! He has been instrumental in relieving my back, neck and shoulder pains and getting me back to the gym. His expertise helped pinpoint the cause of my pains, thereby helping to alleviate them. I would highly recommend him to anyone who suffers from pain and is unable to continue their daily and gym activities. I have used him several times now and have had great success every time! Highly, highly recommend!!!"

Kim in St Louis, MO
Ami in St Louis, MO

"Dr. Margherita helped me deal with pain that I’d given up on ever resolving. He was incredibly thorough, took nothing for granted, solved my problem. He’s knowledgeable, has great bedside manner, and gives back to the community by always bringing in interns and students to shadow and work with him."

Ami in St Louis, MO

You Can Live PAIN-FREE!

If you suffer from pain, there is no better physician near St. Louis, MO to help you.

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