Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 55

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  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
Mayo Clinic Health System - New Prague
301 2nd St NE
New Prague, MN 56071

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Twin Cities Orthopedics
Twin Cities Orthopedics Edina
4010 W 65th St
Edina, MN 55435
Orthopedic Surgeons LTD
Orthopedic Surgeons LTD
301 2nd St NE
New Prague, MN 56071
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    Dr. Urban's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Urban

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • Physical or Mental Condition  (1/8/2011)
    • Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Minnesota

    1 Board Action

    • Physical or Mental Condition  (7/13/2013)
    • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Minnesota
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    University Pa
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Tx
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Urban & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Urban's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Fairview Southdale Hospital

    • Mayo Clinic Health System - New Prague

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.5
    • 17 responses
    • 1 review

    2.5 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Wayzata, MN |

    Failed Scaphoid surgery, Kept me casted for 18 weeks. Given severe arthritis My thumb will never work properly again. The cast did the damage. Had 4 more surgeries with other doctors in an attempt to fix the scaphoid

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Urban accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • HealthPartners
    • Medica
    • Medicaid
    • PreferredOne
    • Tricare
    • Ucare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    Twin Cities Orthopedics
    Twin Cities Orthopedics Edina
    4010 W 65th St
    Edina, MN 55435
    (952) 456-7000 (Office)
    (952) 456-7819 (Fax)
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    Orthopedic Surgeons LTD
    301 2nd St NE
    New Prague, MN 56071
    (952) 927-4525 (Office)
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