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Doctor Biography

Andrew F. Arthur, M.D.


Practice Overview

Andrew F. Arthur, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine. His surgical interests focus on athletic injuries, including arthroscopy, minimally invasive ACL reconstruction, shoulder surgery, and rotator cuff repair. He has specialized training in minimally invasive total joint replacement, including Anterior Approach Hip Replacement and custom fit total knee replacement. He also routinely treats traumatic injuries and fractures as well as injuries related to arthritis and osteoporosis.

Dr. Arthur volunteers his time as a team physician for Osseo High School and takes care of many young athletes while getting them back to competition. He is an athlete and true outdoor enthusiast. He enjoys golf, tennis, biking, skiing, hiking, and canoeing. A backcountry canoe trip with family and friends into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area or Quetico Provincial Park has become an annual summer tradition.

His wife, Christie Heikes, MD is also an orthopedic surgeon at Twin Cities Orthopedics. Their twins, Callie and Campbell, keep them both out of trouble when they are not busy “fixing bones”, as their kids like to say.


Dr. Arthur grew up in Minnetonka, MN and attended The Blake School in Minneapolis. He graduated from Princeton University in New Jersey. While at Princeton, he played on the basketball team and earned an undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology. He received his medical degree at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. His internship and residency were completed at the University of Minnesota, Department of Orthopedic Surgery.

Professional Certification

  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • Subspecialty Certification: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • North Memorial Ambulatory Surgery Center at Maple Grove
  • North Memorial Medical Center
  • WESTHealth Same-day Surgery Center

Physician Assistant

Kyle Exsted, PA-C, MPAS

Appointment Info

(763) 520-7870



Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certification

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Subspecialty Certification, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

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