Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD

Save

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Twin Cities Orthopedics 4010 W 65th St, Edina, MN 55435 Get Directions
(952) 456-7000

Learn about this Doctor

Personal Bio

Mark A. Urban, MD, practices general orthopedics but also specializes in hand and upper extremity trauma and reconstruction. Common injuries...Read more

Dr. Urban's Experience

54Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Urban's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

2
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

26
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

15
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Urban

Dr. Urban accepts 16 insurance carriers

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Urban has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Dr. Urban's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Urban to family and friends
2.5
based on 17 total surveys (1 with a review)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (17)
  • Helpfulness
     (16)
  • Staff
     (17)
  • Scheduling
     (17)
Experience with Dr. Urban
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (17)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (16)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (16)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (16)
Dr. Urban's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (17)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (17)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (17)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (16)
Open Full Survey+
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
Have you seen Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD?
Are you Dr. Urban?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Compare Dr. Urban

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 76 matches
×

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Urban's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • 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

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • 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 Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 1
    Sanction

    Dr. Urban has received 1 sanction

    More What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 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
    Less
  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Urban has 1 board action

    More What are board actions
    • 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)
    Less

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Wisconsin Medical School

    Graduated in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    University Pa

    Completed in 1991

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Tx

    Completed in 1992

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Urban has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Urban has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Urban does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Urban and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Urban'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
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Urban

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Urban's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Urban

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Urban says...

Mark A. Urban, MD, practices general orthopedics but also specializes in hand and upper extremity trauma and reconstruction. Common injuries and conditions Dr. Urban treats include carpal tunnel syndrome, Colles' fractures, arthritis surgery, nerve compression syndromes, as well as problems with skin, nerves, tendons, joints, and circulation.

Dr. Urban comes from a family of physicians, so medicine has always been his life. He is passionate about medicine, and continues to stay up-to-date on the latest procedures and technologies.