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Mahesh Bagwe, M.D. Orthopedic Surgeon

Lower Extremity Specialist

Dr. Mahesh Bagwe, a physician at Ortho Missouri. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship-trained in foot and ankle reconstruction.

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.

Highly Trained Expert

Dr. Bagwe received his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Illinois-Chicago and his fellowship at the Center for Orthopedic Care, Inc., in Cincinnati, Ohio.


  • Medical School: St. Louis University School of Medicine
  • Internship & Residency: University of Illinois – Chicago
  • Fellowship: Center for Orthopedic Care, Inc. – Cincinnati

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy South
  • SSM Health
  • Missouri Baptist
  • Mercy Hospital (affiliate)
  • St. Luke’s Des Peres

Workers' Compensation

With significant experience in the workers’ compensation arena, Dr. Bagwe often cares for those injured on the job. He frequently works with case managers and adjusters to provide prompt care, and offers evaluation and treatment, independent medical evaluations, and second opinion services.

Related Links

  • Saint Louis University
  • University of Illinois Chicago
  • Center of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
  • SSM Health
  • Mercy