Erik Peterson, MD

  • Orthopedics

Erik Peterson, MD is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in fracture care and minimally invasive joint replacement.

“My approach to patient care is simple – treat others as you’d like to be treated. I strive to make an accurate diagnosis, discuss patient goals and treatment options, then mutually determine a practical solution to achieve those goals.”

Dr. Peterson has participated in important research under Jonathan Braman, M.D. at the University of Minnesota, Jennifer MacArthur, MD at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, and Michelle Brios, MD at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. He received the Morris and Lee Zuckerman Award for Clinical Proficiency in 2009 and was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha in 2008.

Erik Peterson MD
Education & Certification:
  • Board Certification
    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Medical Degree
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Interests:
  • Hip Care - Including bursitis, minimally invasive hip joint replacement, fracture management, arthritis, revision joint replacement, and tendonitis.
  • Knee Care - Including ACL reconstruction, cartilage injuries and restoration, fracture management, iliotibial band syndrome, arthritis, arthroscopy, meniscectomy, meniscus tears, revision joint replacement, total knee joint replacement, and tendon repair.
  • Shoulder Care - Including bankart repair, bursitis, fracture management, frozen shoulder, rotator cuff repair, arthroscopy, impingement, instability, and labral tears.
  • Sports Medicine