About Us

Dr. Elizabeth Laffey

Dr. Elizabeth Laffey

Dr. Elizabeth Laffey, a native of St. Louis, attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City Medical School and graduated with her medical degree in 1996. Following medical school, Dr. Laffey completed her residency in Family Practice at Saint Louis University from 1996 until 1999 and was chief resident in the last year of her tenure there.

Dr. Laffey was in practice for six years with Saint Louis University and served as an  associate professor of medicine prior to opening Gateway Physician. She gained extensive experience in all aspects of family medicine including obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, geriatrics, HIV/AIDS care, and emergency medicine. Her approach to medicine is collaborative, open-minded and focused on treating patients holistically.

Dr. Laffey has authored chapters for “The Essentials of Family Practice,” and has had her research presented internationally.

A resident of Kirkwood, MO, Dr. Laffey is married and has one son. She is an avid swimmer, rock climber and Pilates practitioner.