John T. Anderson - Orthopedic Surgeon - Twin Cities Orthopedics

John T. Anderson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Areas of Focus
Hip Care
Knee Care
Shoulder Care
Sports Medicine

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Practice Overview

John T. Anderson, MD, earned his medical degree at the University of Minnesota Medical School, where he completed his orthopedic residency as well. Dr Anderson is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Anderson is a team physician for Hopkins High School and the Minnesota State High School League. He is a faculty member for the Minnesota Orthopedic Sports Medicine Institute and the Fairview Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program and is widely published on the topic of shoulder injuries. Dr. Anderson was named an outstanding orthopedist by the Mpls/St. Paul magazine in 1995 and 1996. He was also named a top doctor by Mpls/St. Paul magazine in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.

Dr. Anderson has extensive experience and specializes in arthroscopy and minimally invasive surgery with total joint replacement of the knee, hip and shoulder. His special medical interests include minimally invasive joint replacement, joint reconstruction of the upper and lower body, joint replacement, shoulder, knee & hip surgery, fracture care and sports medicine.

Clinical Interest

Hip Care, including Hip Joint Replacement
Knee Care, including Knee Joint Revision and Knee Joint Replacement
Shoulder Care, including Shoulder Joint Revision and Shoulder Joint Replacement
Sports Medicine


Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Minnesota Medical School

Medical Degree
University of Minnesota Medical School

Hospital and Surgery Center Affiliations

    Crosstown Surgery Center
    Fairview Southdale Hospital

Professional Affiliations

    AANA - American Arthroscopic Society of North America
    AAOS - American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
    Faculty, Minnesota Orthopedic Sports Medicine Institute (MOSMI) / Fairview Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
    Norwegian American Orthopedic Society
    Wallace Cole Orthopedic Society

Achievements and Awards

Chairman of Board of Trustees, Fairview Southdale Hospital (2001 - 2003)
Chairman of Board of Trustees, Twin Cities Orthopedics (1998 - 2007)
Chief of Medical Staff, Fairview Southdale Hospital (1995 - 1996)
President of Orthopedic Surgeons, Ltd. Division of TCO (1997 - 2008)
Top Doctor: Voted a top orthopedic surgeon by his peers in Mpls/St. Paul Magazine (1994, 1996, 2000, 2007 - 2010)
Trustee Fairview Health Services Board (1999 - 2002).

Sports Affiliations

Team Physician: Hopkins High School
Team Physician: Minnesota State High School League


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