General Surgery/ Sports Medicine

Orthopedic surgery the treatment of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Dr. Bagwe has many years of on call orthopedic trauma surgery and has the capability to treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries outside of his defined lower extremity specialty. Orthopedic surgery can heal injuries and fix developmental and degenerative disorders of the musculoskeletal system. The goal is to find the most efficient and conservative treatment for a patient to be able to return to their day to day with no pain.

Sports medicine specializes in the non-operative treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. With 90% of sports injuries being non-surgical, having a vast knowledge of the non-operative treatment for these injuries ensures that the patients are back out doing what they love pain free as soon and safely as possible. Although it may be misleading, sports medicine is not only geared toward competitive athletes, the same expertise can be used to treat all types of injuries, not just sport related injuries.

About Dr. Bagwe

Dr. Mahesh Bagwe, a physician at The Orthopedic Center of St. Louis, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship-trained in foot and ankle reconstruction. He also serves as a team physician for the St. Louis Cardinals. Dr. Bagwe’s primary area of interest is lower extremity disorders. His specialties include: Foot and Ankle Surgery; Arthroscopic Surgery; Cartilage Repairs; Ankle Joint Replacements; Foot & Ankle Injections; Reconstructive Surgery; General Orthopedic Surgery; Sports Medicine; and Knee Surgery. He has been widely recognized and sought after for his innovative procedures that help patients regain their mobility.

Nondiscrimination Notice

Dr. Bagwe is an Orthopedic Surgeon in St. Louis, Missouri | As a world class lower extremity specialist Dr. Bagwe treats disorders of the knee, foot and ankle which cause acute or chronic pain. With several locations in the St. Louis metro area, we offer solutions for Arthritis, Sprains and strains, Bursitis and tendonitis, Fractures, sports related injuries, work related injuries, stress fracture, Cubital tunnel syndrome, Knee ligament tear (ACL, PCL, MCL and LCL), Meniscal (cartilage) tear, Heel spurs, Plantar fasciitis, Shin splints, Hammer toe and other toe disorders, Achilles tendon problems, Bunions, and more.