Steven W. Meisterling, MD
Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified
Sports Medicine Fellowship
Sports Medicine Subspecialty Certification
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Steven Meisterling, MD is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who holds a subspecialty certification in sports medicine. He specializes in arthroscopy (of the knee, shoulder, and elbow), joint replacement (of the knee, hip, and shoulder), and elbow reconstruction.
Dr. Meisterling completed an orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama with Dr. James Andrews. He received his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan.
Dr. Meisterling is an orthopedist with special interests and advanced training in sports medicine. He has presented oral and poster presentations at national orthopedic meetings, is periodically published in orthopedic medical journals, and is the team physician for the St. Paul Saints.
Dr. Meisterling's outside interests include running, cross-country skiing, biking, hockey and spending time with his family. He is also heavily involved with the Stillwater Area Hockey Association.
A previous patient of Dr. Meisterling's, Mike Hudson, was honored by the St. Paul Saints baseball team as the TCO Comeback story. To view more, click here.
Knee Care, including ACL/PCL reconstruction, knee arthroplasty/joint replacement, knee arthroscopy, knee revision, ligament repair, cartilage restoration, fracture management and knee arthritis
Shoulder Care, including shoulder arthroplasty/joint replacement, bankart repair, biceps tenodesis/tenotomy, bursitis, fracture care, frozen shoulder, rotator cuff repair, arthritis, arthroscopy, impingement, instability/dislocation, labral repair, stabilization, subacromial decompression, SLAP repair and throwing shoulder injuries
Hip Care, including hip arthroplasty/joint replacement, bursitis, fracture management, hamstring repair, hip arthritis, hip fractures, hip impingement/labrum tears, tendon repair, and tendonitis
Elbow Care, including biceps and triceps repair, cartilage injuries, elbow arthroscopy, fracture care, Tommy John reconstruction, tennis elbow surgery and ulnar nerve decompression/transposition
Wrist Care, including fracture care, carpal tunnel release, carpal tunnel syndrome and DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis
Hand Care, including carpal tunnel release, DeQuervain's release, fracture care, ligament injuries, thumb arthritis and trigger finger release
Sports Medicine, including ACL repairs, Tommy John reconstruction, shoulder labrum repairs/instability and team care
Ankle Care, including tendon ruptures and fracture care
Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certification in Sports Medicine
Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, Alabama
Orthopedic Surgery at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska
Hospital and Surgery Center Affiliations
High Pointe Surgery Center
St. John's Hospital
Woodwinds Health Campus
St. Croix Regional Medical Center
And other facilities throughout Eastern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Achievements and Awards
Top Doctor: Voted an Orthopedic Rising Star by his peers in Mpls/St.Paul Magazine (2015, 2016,2017)
American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society Annual Research Award 2008-2009
Best Poster 2005 Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting
Creighton University Research Award Stipend – March 2000
Team Physician: East Ridge Raptors (2009 - 2016)
Team Physician: St. Paul Saints
Orthopedic Consultant: Stillwater Area Hockey Association
Orthopedic Consultant: Larkin Dance Studio
Rachel A. Brang, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant
Kayla E., CMA
Twin Cities Orthopedics integrated with St. Croix Orthopaedics in 2015. Learn more about the integration by clicking here.
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