About Us

Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists is a nationally recognized orthopedic surgery and sports medicine practice based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Founded in 1999, the practice serves not only Minnesota, but also many patients from North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Wisconsin, and across the United States through its twelve clinic locations.

Every surgeon at Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists is sub-specialty trained by one of the top educational programs in the nation and specializes in just one or two joints of the body. We also have board-certified primary care sports medicine physicians that treat patients of all kinds for sports-related and orthopedic injuries. In addition, the research published by Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists is highly regarded and is referenced by top orthopedic surgeons all over the world. Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists provides medical coverage for over 20 teams and clubs in Minnesota, including the Minnesota United FC of the MLS.

The practice was named as one of the top sports medicine practices in the nation by a well-respected industry publication. Sports & Orthopaedic Specialists, part of Allina Health is proud to provide orthopedic surgery services and care at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, which recently received a national ranking of #30 in the 2019-2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals for Orthopedics. 

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