Physician Charged with Sexual Abuse and Sodomy in O’Fallon

Howard Orson Setzer

The St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has charged a St. Louis physician with one count of felony attempted sodomy and one count of misdemeanor sexual abuse at an O’Fallon facility.

According to a press release, the O’Fallon Police Department received two separate reports of sexual assaults on Progress Point Parkway, and arrested Howard Orson Setzer, 39.

Bond was set at $10,000, cash only, no 10 percent authorized. Court records show that bond was posted on February 3.

Police ask that any other victims contact Detective Myers at (636) 379-5670.

H. Orson Setzer, D.O. is listed as a physician with Mid County Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, located on North New Ballas Road. Other locations for the practice are listed at Bellevue Medical Plaza in St. Louis and Progress West Hospital in O’Fallon.

Setzer has a physician profile video on YouTube: