150 Weiss Road
Ste. 102
Cottleville, MO 63376

ph. 636.447.2083

Meet The Doctor

Matthew J. Bauer, DMD, MS is an orthodontic specialist, providing the most advanced orthodontic treatment in St. Charles County.

Following in his father’s foot-steps, Dr. Bauer's passion for orthodontics is carried on through the quality, care and excellence of his practice. Dr. Bauer values superior customer service and takes pride in the thorough and detailed treatment for each and every individual patient.


“I realize that our service is only a portion of a total health care concern and I strive to aid our patients in other aspects of oral health and to aid and educate them of their responsibility in maintaining optimum health and stability.”


Dr. Matthew Bauer is a 2003 graduate of Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine. He then went on to earn his Masters in Orthodontics at St. Louis University Center for Advanced Dental Education. Dr. Bauer has since returned to join the clinical orthodontic faculty at St. Louis University.

Dr. Bauer is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the Missouri Dental Association, the Greater St. Louis Dental Society, and the Orthodontic Education and Research Foundation. In 2008, Dr. Bauer completed the Roth/Williams Center for Advanced Education in Orthodontics course in functional occlusion. Since that time he has also become a member of the Roth Williams International Society of Orthodontics as well as the Roth Study Club International. Dr. Bauer is also a Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics.

Dr. Bauer resides in Weldon Spring with his wife, Kate. They have two beautiful daughters, Annie and Mary and a son, John…with baby #4 on the way in August.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • Roth William International Society of Orthodontics
  • Roth Study Club International
  • American Dental Association
  • Missouri Dental Association
  • Greater St. Louis Dental Society
  • Orthodontic Education and Research Foundation

patient rewards

Join Bauer Orthodontics Patient Rewards Program and discover how much fun it can be to collect points to use towards great prizes! It’s our way of saying thank you for trusting us with something as important as your smile. We offer many ways to earn points, from maintaining great oral hygiene and taking care of your braces to keeping up good grades in the classroom.

You can even earn points for participating in our great office contests! And when it comes to redeeming your rewards, we think we’ve got something great for everyone. Visit Bauer Orthodontics Reward Page to get started earning lots of points!

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about dr. bauer

Matthew J. Bauer, DMD, MS is an orthodontic specialist, providing the most advanced orthodontic treatment in St. Charles County.

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the right age

Our treatment philosophy centers around insuring that your child's orthodontic care is timed appropriately for their individual needs

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your first vist

On your first visit, we will provide you with an introduction to our office and discuss your orthodontic concerns and goals.

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office tour

We strive to provide a light,fun, warm and welcoming environment. Take a tour of our Cottleville office before you stop by!

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