Neurologist, Alton native, joins Memorial Hospital medical staff

Stephen Burger, MD, a board-certified neurology specialist, recently joined Memorial Hospital’s medical staff. A member of BJC Medical Group of Illinois. he has more than 25 years of caring for patients with neurological disorders.

He treats headaches, epilepsy, peripheral neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia, spinal issues and more. He also treats conditions such as Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and multiple sclerosis.

“I chose to practice neurology because of my own personal history with migraines,” he says.

He attended medical school at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and remained there for his internship and residency. As a native of Alton, he said he is passionate about providing local access to world-class treatment for the Southern Illinois region.

Burger is committed to offering state-of-the-art neurological care and is accepting new patients over the age of 18. Located in Memorial’s Orthopedic and Neurosciences Center, 4700 Memorial Drive, Suite 250 in Belleville, the office can be reached at (618) 235-3378. For more information, visit

Leave a Comment