Dr. Mark D. Fischer, MD

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Dr. Mark D. Fischer, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Twin Cities Orthopedics 9630 Grove Cir N Ste 200, Maple Grove, MN 55369 Get Directions
(763) 520-7870

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Mark D. Fischer, MD, is board certified in hand and upper extremity surgery as well as general orthopedics. His office...   Read More

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Fracture
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Limb Pain
      • Lupus
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteochondritis Dissecans
      • Osteopenia
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pelvic Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Systemic Chondromalacia
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Trigger Finger
      • Wrist Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Arm Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • 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
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
      • Excision of Radius or Ulna
      • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • 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
      • Hip Resurfacing
      • Joint Drainage
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Wrist Fusion
      • Wrist Replacement

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Minnesota Medical School
      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Minnesota Medical School
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Hand Surgery At University Of Minnesota Medical School

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Fischer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Minnesota not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      16 – 30 minutes

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      Dr. Fischer says...

      Mark D. Fischer, MD, is board certified in hand and upper extremity surgery as well as general orthopedics. His office practice consists almost exclusively conditions of the arm, particularly the elbow, wrist and hand. He has a special interest in the arthroscopic treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome as well as thumb basal joint, wrist and elbow conditions. He also has an interest in arthritic conditions of the hand, particularly the base of the thumb. Dr. Fischer treats all injuries of the hand; including lacerations, tendon and nerve injuries. He also treats all orthopedic injuries of the entire skeleton on an emergency basis at North Memorial Hospital.