Dr. Mark Urban, MD

Dr. Mark Urban, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Mark Urban, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Edina, MN and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

4010 W 65th St

Edina, MN 55435

Contact Information

(952) 456-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Medica
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 98% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Urban's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Urban "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."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture
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17  Procedures

  • 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
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

1 Sanction
  • 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
1 Board Action
  • 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

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Tx
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Urban has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Urban's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Urban to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Urban's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Urban looked at an elbow issue. After treatment my elbow problems are gone. Very ethical person and would recommend Mark to my friends.
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Dr. Urban was a lucky experience for me. I usually enter doctors' offices with a great amount of trepidation, but Dr. Urban was calm, collected and generally easy to speak with. He was a great listener and made my experience rather easy, especially considering the amount of pain I was in. But...more
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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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