Michael R. Meisterling - Orthopedic Surgeon - Twin Cities Orthopedics

Michael R. Meisterling, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certification

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Areas of Focus
Ankle Care
Hand Care
Hip Care
Knee Care
Shoulder Care
Sports Medicine
Wrist Care
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Dr. Michael R. Meisterling – Twin Cities Orthopedics Specialist

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Practice Overview

Michael Meisterling, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee injuries and conditions, and sports medicine. He joined Twin Cities Orthopedics (formerly St. Croix Orthopedics) in 2005 after completing a fellowship in sports medicine at Adidas Sports Medicine in Auckland, New Zealand. Dr. Meisterling received his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, and completed his residency at the University of Minnesota Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Meisterling is a general orthopedist with a subspecialty certification in sports medicine. He is published in national medical journals and has lectured on various orthopedic conditions. Dr. Meisterling is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Clinical Interest

Knee Care, including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)/posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) reconstruction, knee arthroplasty/joint replacement, knee revisions, knee arthroscopy, ligament repair, fracture management, and knee arthritis

Sports Medicine, including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repairs, and shoulder labrum repairs/instability

Hip Care, including anterior hip replacement, bursitis, and fracture management

Shoulder Care, including shoulder arthroplasty/joint replacement, bicep tenodesis/tentotomy, rotator cuff repair, arthroscopy, impingement, instability/dislocation, labral repair, subacromial decompression, superior labrum anterior and posterior (SLAP) repair, and fracture care

Hand Care, including carpal tunnel release, trigger finger release, ligament injuries, and fracture care

Ankle Care, including tendon ruptures, and fracture care

Wrist Care, including carpal tunnel release, carpal tunnel syndrome, and fracture care


Board Certified, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Adidas Sports Medicine, Auckland, New Zealand

University of Minnesota Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin Medical County Center

Medical Degree
Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska

Hospital and Surgery Center Affiliations

    Amery Regional Medical Center
    High Pointe Health Campus
    Lakeview Hospital
    And other facilities throughout eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin

Professional Affiliations

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    Minnesota Orthopaedic Society

Sports Affiliations

Coached over 30 youth teams


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