Dr. Jon Norberg, MD

Dr. Jon Norberg, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Jon Norberg, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Fargo, ND and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of North Dakota / Main Campus in 1996 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.Read his story

2301 25th St S Ste H

Fargo, ND 58103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Norberg performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Elbow Sprain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Norberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Norberg " I specialize in the treatment of finger, hand, wrist and elbow problems from every day straightforward hand complaints to highly complex subspecialty care level problems. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Norberg "I believe in meeting patients' individual needs through comprehensive evaluation and treatment. I combine leading edge techniques with proven techniques. I work to develop a partnership with my patients. I make sure patients understand their own unique problem, their treatment choices, and the recovery process. I explain how various treatments can improve or repair the problem. When we consider treatment options, I present an up-front and realistic outlook on the results we can achieve. I make sure patients are well informed about their conditions and the treatment choices available."

11  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Laceration
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture


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50  Procedures

  • Adult Joint Reconstruction
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Casting
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Finger Joint Fusion
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Dakota.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (1/7/2014)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Dr. Jon D. Norberg; License # MD418778; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician had disciplinary action taken against him by the proper licensing authority of North Dakota. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine indefinitely suspended the physician's license until such time that the physician can prove his North Dakota license has been restored to an active unrestricted status.
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (8/12/2013)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Dakota
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Summa Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Summa Health Systems Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Pittsburgh-Presbyterian Shadyside
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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Dr. Norberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Norberg to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Norberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Norberg Says:

 Thank you for your comments regarding the care you received.  Your feedback helps us to see where we are strong and doing well, and the areas that we need to improve upon.

Thank you!


Patient Comments (6)

Nice guy, great doctor. Very happy with results and absolutely would recommend him to anyone!
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Dr. Norberg is one of the top hand specialists in the United States. I am a Dental Hygienist and required arthroplasties with carpal tunnel release on both hands. It took 22 months for the surgeries and recovery with a lot of physical therapy and exercises to do at home.I had seen several...more
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Dr. Norberg was very kind & caring, and took the time to listen regarding my thumb issue. He provided me with options (unlike the 1st doctor I saw). I did end up having surgery and it turned out very well. He is very professional & explained everything to me. I am very impressed with Dr....more
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An awesome doctor all the way around! He listens, he cares, and the surgery I had with him healed fast and not even a scar on either finger.
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Not good at all!!! it just was a quick go in and quick send you on your way. he didnt do anything to help my hand issue thats been bothering me and wasnt even confidential at all thought it was goin to be a 1 on 1 consult. Very disapppointed
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I'm sorry that this was your experience. Doesn't sound like how I practice at all. Are you sure it was me that you saw. I would be happy see you and address you hand problems and be sure you have a better experience.

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