Dr. Cary Mielke, MD

Dr. Cary Mielke, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

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Dr. Cary Mielke, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery, pediatrics physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Minnesota Medical Assistance

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Dr. Mielke's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebral Palsy

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mielke treats Cerebral Palsy more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Mielke treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Spine Disorders

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mielke treats Spine Disorders more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Mielke treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Mielke's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tenotomy
Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Instability
Ankle Laxity
Ankle Ligament Rupture
Ankle Misalignment
Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthrogryposis - Ophthalmoplegia - Retinopathy
Arthrogryposis - Severe Scoliosis
Arthrogryposis-Like Hand Anomaly - Sensorineural Deafness
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Avulsion Fracture
Back Pain
Blount's Disease
Bone Disorders
Bowed Legs
Brain Disorders
Broken Arm
Cerebral Palsy
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Fractures
Compound Fracture
Compression Fracture
Congenital Contracture
Difficulty With Walking
Dwarfism, Short-Limb - Absent Fibulas - Very Short Digits
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Extra-Articular Fracture
Femur Fracture
Finger Joint Sprain
Flat Foot
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Deformities
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Gait Abnormality
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Dysplasia, Beukes Type
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Hip Surgery
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intra-Articular Fracture
Joint Fracture
Joint Pain
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Cartilage Implantation
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Injuries
Knee Joint - Varus Deformity
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Ligament Rupture
Knee Pain
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon Repair
Knock Knees
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
Ligament Sprain
Ligament Tears
Limb Cramp
Limb Deformity
Limb Length
Limb Pain
Marfan Syndrome
Marfan Syndrome, Type 2
Meniscus Injuries
Meniscus Tear
Metabolic Bone Disease
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Neuro-Muscular Conditions
Neuromuscular Diseases
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Occupational Therapy
Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
Orthopedic Disorders
Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
Orthotic Treatment
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Overuse Injuries
Pathologic Fracture
Pediatric Ankle Fractures
Pediatric Fractures
Pediatric Spina Bifida
Pediatric Sports Injuries
Physical Therapy
Plantar Fasciitis
Rheumatology Conditions
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Labral Tear
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Surgery
Simple Fractures
Spina Bifida
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Upper Extremity Fracture
Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib Surgery (VEPTR)

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Twin Cities, we use the term "wrap-around" care to describe the wide range of services provided to meet the unique needs of each patient. Transportation, on-site meal support, multidisciplinary clini...


  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Pediatric Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications


  • 1993
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1992
    Mayo Graduate Sch Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 1988
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1987
    University of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School
  • 1981
    Macalester College
    Undergraduate School


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What People Say About Dr. Cary Mielke, MD
He's been my doctor forever helping my treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta, osteoporosis and all of my other type of bone issues. He's been fantastic and super helpful.
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