Jennifer H. Wood - Orthopedic Surgeon - Twin Cities Orthopedics
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Jennifer H. Wood, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Eligible
Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship
Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Fellowship

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Practice Overview

Jennifer H. Wood, MD, is a Board Eligible, dual fellowship trained Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon who is dedicated exclusively to the treatment of musculoskeletal trauma.  As a fracture specialist, her expertise includes caring for patients with a wide spectrum of musculoskeletal injuries including:  simple isolated fractures, complex fractures, pelvis fractures, and severely injured patients with multiple fractures. Additionally, she treats problems with fracture healing including: non-healing fractures (nonunion), bone infection (osteomyelitis), and fractures that have healed in a less than ideal position (malunion).
 
Dr. Wood grew up on the East Coast, and is a graduate of the University of South Carolina Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program. She completed an Orthopedic Traum­­a Fellowship at nearby Hennepin County Medical Center, and a Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Fellowship at The Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore, Maryland.
 
After fellowship, Dr. Wood returned to Minnesota to provide expert fracture care to patients in the region. She practices at the Twin Cities Orthopedics clinic in Robbinsdale. In addition to treating patients, Dr. Wood has been appointed to and currently serves on two national committees related to orthopedic trauma care, including the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Fellowship Committee and the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Trauma Evaluation Committee.

Clinical Interest

Trauma Care

Dr. Wood’s clinical interests also include fracture nonunion, fracture malunion and bone infections. 
 

Education

Certification
Board Eligible, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
 
Fellowship
Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
Fellowship in Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction at Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics at Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD
 
Residency
University of South Carolina/Palmetto Health, Columbia, SC

Medical Degree
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
 

Hospital and Surgery Center Affiliations

    Abbott Northwestern Hospital
    North Memorial Medical Center
    Maple Grove Hospital

Professional Affiliations

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Member
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Trauma Evaluation Committee
    Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Candidate Member
    Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Fellowship Committee
     

Achievements and Awards

Summer Research Scholarship, Eastern Virginia Medical School – 2004
Honorable Mention, Resident Poster Competition (1 of 2), South Carolina Medical Association Annual Meeting – 2010
Honorable Mention, Resident Poster Competition (2 of 2), South Carolina Medical Association Annual Meeting - 2010

Staff

  • Kari Gabrielse, PA-C
    Certified Physician Assistant

    Jessica T. 
    Care Coordinator

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