Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure orthopaedic surgeons use to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint. Surgeons use a tiny camera called an arthroscope that is used to view the inside of the joint.

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Sports Medicine

Even if you're in great shape, sports related injuries could occur when you least expect it. Our goal is to help athletes recover from injuries and return to competitive performance as quickly and safely as possible.

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Joint Reconstruction & Replacement

Total joint reconstruction is a surgical procedure in which certain parts of an arthritic or damaged joint are removed and replaced with an artificial joint, which is designed to move just like a healthy joint.

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About the Practice

The orthopaedic surgeons and staff at Minnesota Bone & Joint Specialists treat a full range of orthopaedic problems — surgical and non surgical. Our board-certified orthopaedic surgeons have established themselves as leaders in the field. Dr. Bert is former president of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). He is a nationally recognized expert in cartilage restoration and speaks throughout the world on the subject. Dr. Nipper is recognized as one of the top shoulder surgeons in the region. He has served as a faculty member at many national meetings teaching shoulder arthroscopy to other surgeons.

We will coordinate all your care from our offices with access to the most sophisticated diagnostic technology and the best hospitals in the Twin Cities area.

Communities Served

  • Maple Grove
  • Coon Rapids
  • Anoka
  • Fridley
  • Crystal
  • Brooklyn Center
  • Blaine
  • Osseo
  • Elk River
  • Rogers
  • Woodbury
  • Cottage Grove
  • Maplewood