Munish C. Gupta

Munish C. Gupta, MD, MBA

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Specializes In
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Spine
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Adult and pediatric spine surgery, with a focus on complex spinal reconstructive surgery for treatment of all spinal deformities of the lumbar, thoracic and cervical regions. Spinal deformities such as scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis and flatback syndrome. Spinal revision surgery and spinal tumors.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Mildred B. Simon Distinguished Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Professor, Neurological Surgery
Co-director, Pediatric and Adult Spinal Deformity service

Research Interests

Fusion models in several species and various conditions which enhance and inhibit fusion including bone morphogenetic proteins 2 and 7. Biomechanics of spine constructs for use in treatment of spinal deformity. Clinical outcomes of various techniques used in the treatment of spinal deformity including multiple rods for osteotomies.

Publications & Research

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Fellowship, Spine Surgery

1992 Kenton D. Leatherman Spine Center and University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

1991 Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Medical Degree

1986 Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

BS, Medicine

1982 Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Financial Disclosures
  • DePuy Synthes
    • Royalties: $80,000 - $99,999
    • Equity: Yes
    • Consulting/Advisory Board: $10,000 - $19,999
    • Speaker Fees: $10,000 - $19,999
    • Reporting Date: 05/01/2024

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