Robert Bell M.D. is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeonwith specialty training in hand and upper extremity surgery. He treats a wide range of hand and upper extremity issues including joint replacements for arthritis fractures and traumatic tendon injuries, nerve compression disorders, work injuries and sports injuries.
Dr. Bell attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his internship at the Medical College of Virginia followed by his Orthopedic Residency training at the University of Missouri-Kansas City affiliated hospitals. He then completed a Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at the University of Virginia.
A member of the American Association of Hand Surgeons, Dr. Bell practiced for 20 years in Texas as part of a large orthopedic group and was an associate professor at Texas Tech University Medical Center teaching Orthopedic Residents Hand and Upper Extremity surgery before he moved to St. Louis. He joined Orthopedic Associates in January 2016. Dr. Bell was elected to the St. Louis Physician Alliance Board of Managers to serve in 2017-18.
He sees adult and pediatric patients at Orthopedic Associates in Des Peres and their office in Columbia, IL. For more information about Dr. Bell, visit www.oastl.com.To schedule an appointment, call 314-569-0612.