Dr. William Simonet, MD

Dr. William Simonet, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. William Simonet, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edina, MN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mn Med Sch in 1980 and specializes in 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
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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 89% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
high
more than 88% of peers
Knee Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Simonet's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Simonet "William Simonet, MD, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee and orthopedic trauma."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Simonet does not have any board certifications listed.

49  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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47  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Univ Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Simonet has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Simonet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simonet's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simonet to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Simonet'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 (5)

I had both knees replaced within the last year with doctor Simonet. I've been seeing him for over 5 years for treatment of various joint related problems. He is the absolute best. I could not be happier. I have recommended him to friends and family who also have had great results and could not...more
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Had both hips replaced, Sept 1st and Oct 27th. Arthritis at age 52. Both procedures went great. Back to exercising with my trainer to continue to get my strength back. Couldn't be happier with the results! Referred to Dr. Simonet by a golf buddy who also had great results.
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Thanks everyone for the feedback. I actually had an appointment and I rescheduled based on the feedback. Went to Dr. Frank Norberg he had great reviews. Feedback matters in getting the best quality care.
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Do yourself a favor and skip over this guy! This guy will happily do your surgery and after it's over treat you like a drug addict. You are expected to be on pain meds for 4-6 weeks after a Total Hip Replacement and that's a fact. A week after surgery when we called for a refill of 5mg of...more
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Dear Healthgrades Guest, We sincerely apologize for the experience you had with Dr. Simonet. Your feedback allows us an opportunity to review our processes and we would love the chance to discuss this matter further with you. If interested, please contact us directly at 952 847-4035. Sincerely, Twin Cities Orthopedics

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I'm telling anyone considering having any kind of surgery with Dr. Simonet to reconsider, find a specialist which he is not. Dr. Simonet performed total shoulder replacement surgery on me and now you can consider me handicapped. I would never go through the TCO group for any kind of issue what so...more
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