Dr. Donna Fontana, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 61

7250 France Ave S Ste 215
Edina, MN 55435
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Dr. Fontana's Experience

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Dr. Fontana's Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Procedures Dr. Fontana Performs

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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North Memorial Medical Center
3300 Oakdale Ave N
Robbinsdale, MN 55422

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Accepting new patients?

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Arthritis & Rheumatology Cnslts
Arthritis & Rheumatology Cnslts
7250 France Ave S Ste 215
Edina, MN 55435
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    Dr. Fontana's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
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    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Hennepin County Med Center
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Hennepin County Med Center
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Vamc
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fontana & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Fontana's Hospital Quality

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    • 1 review

    3.4 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Minneapolis, MN |

    I have recommended Dr. Fontana before and will do again. Dr. Fontana has really helped me and always will take time to listen.

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    Office Locations

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    Arthritis & Rheumatology Cnslts
    7250 France Ave S Ste 215
    Edina, MN 55435
    (952) 893-1959 (Office)
    (952) 893-1954 (Fax)
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