Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD

Dr. Mark A. Urban, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 56 years old

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

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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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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.

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

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    Dr. Urban has received 1 sanction

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

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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 Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement