St. Francis' comprehensive orthopedics department includes specialists from Allina Health Orthopedics, TRIA and Park Nicollet Orthopedics to provide specialized care in sports medicine; joint reconstruction of the hip, knee and shoulder; spine surgery; foot, hand and ankle surgery; and complex fracture treatment.
Some of the conditions we commonly treat:
Foot and ankle—Achilles tendon rupture, arthritis, bunion, fractures, hammer toe, plantar fasciitis, sprained ankle, tendinitis
Wrist and hand—arthritis, basilar thumb osteoarthritis, carpal tunnel, Dupuytren's contracture, fractures, ganglion cysts, mallet finger injuries, trigger finger, arthritis, fractures
Hip—arthritis, fractures, partial and total hip replacement, hip resurfacing, minimally invasive hip replacement
Knee—arthritis, ligament injuries, meniscus injuries. partial and total knee replacement, knee resurfacing
Shoulder and elbow—AC joint separation, arthritis, dislocation, fractures, frozen shoulder, labral tear, rotator cuff tear, shoulder impingement, cubital tunnel syndrome, fractures, lateral epicondylitis, medial epicondylitis
Spine and back—back pain and injuries, spinal fracture, spinal deformity, disc herniation, disorder of the cervical and lumbar spine, discectomy, nerve decompression, fractures, stenosis, disc degeneration, tumors, infections, arthritis and work-related injuries and discomfort
Head and neck injuries
Arthritis pain and disability—rehabilitation, steroid injections, joint replacement, orthotics
Back pain—kyphosis, scoliosis, sciatica, herniated or bulging disc, pinched nerve
Disc replacement—spinal fusion, steroid injections, rehabilitation
Orthopedic services involve the treatment of conditions of the musculoskeletal system, including trauma from an injury or the effects of a degenerative diseases.
St. Francis' orthopedic services include several subspecialties:
Knee surgery and ACL reconstruction
Shoulder surgery and repair of the rotator cuff
Carpal tunnel release
Hand and wrist surgery
Foot and ankle surgery
Orthopedic trauma (fracture repair)
The orthopedic team at St. Francis includes specialists from both Park Nicollet and Allina Health, plus services offered through St. Francis Rehab & Sports Medicine to offer full orthopedic care to our community!
Providers from TRIA/Park Nicollet Orthopedics are located in St. Francis Regional Medical Center's 1601 clinic building, on the southeast corner of our campus. To schedule an appointment, call 952.993.3230 or visit parknicollet.com.
Spine services at St. Francis, performed by Twin Cities Spine Center, include management of back pain and injuries, spinal diseases and disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. Nonoperative and operative treatments are offered for spinal deformities, fractures, infections, tumors, arthritis and work-related injuries and discomfort, as listed below:
Acute spinal fractures
Post-traumatic spinal problems
Congenital spinal deformities
Neuromuscular spinal deformities
Dwarfism-associated spinal deformities
Spinal tumors and infections
Twin Cities Spine Center
Twin Cities Spine Center is focused exclusively on care related to the spine, whether it be advancing spine care, conducting research or training other spine surgeons. Patients visit Twin Cities Spine Center providers to receive diagnosis, education and treatment, and advanced surgical skills for improved spine function and health.
St. Francis Rehab and Sports Medicine keeps you performing at your best. Students, professional athletes and weekend warriors appreciate the expert care we offer, from diagnosis through treatment and rehabilitation. Our therapists thoroughly evaluate and assess you and will develop a plan of care to effectively help you meet your goals. Our team works with top orthopedic and spine surgeons in the Twin Cities to keep you healthy and active.
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