Bruce Piatt, MD

location phone (701) 417-6000
Bruce Piatt, MD - Orthopedic Surgery

Accepting New Patients


Medical School
University of Colorado (Denver, CO)
Orthopedic Surgery: University of Colorado (Denver, CO)
Sports Medicine: Steadman-Hawkins Clinic (Vail, CO)
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of Expertise

Articular cartilage regeneration procedures, including autologous chondrocyte implants and osteochondral allografts; Ligament reconstructions of the knee – ACL, PCL, posterior lateral corners; Elbow arthroscopy; Elbow ligament reconstructions; Arthroscopic shoulder work; Shoulder arthroplasty; Reverse total shoulders; Shoulder instabilities; Rotator cuff and impingements of the shoulder; Arthritic shoulder; Arthritic knee conditions; Patellofemoral disease; Sports-related injuries; Articular cartilage damage

Philosophy of Care

Is to be there, first and foremost, as a physician to each and every one of his patients. Try to return every patient to the highest level of activity which they are capable of.

Unique Medical Experience and Research

Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Member of Hawkins Society

Languages Spoken


Hobbies and Personal Interests

Dr. Piatt & his wife Cathy have three children. Dr. Piatt enjoys spending time at the lakes, cycling, snow skiing and being outdoors.


Team Physician for North Dakota State University


Primary Practice Location

Sanford Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

2301 25th Street S
Fargo, ND 58103
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M–F: 8:00 AM–5:00 PM



(701) 417-6000
(800) 879-1118


(701) 237-0922
Additional Practice Locations

Sanford Center for Joint Success

1720 S University Drive
Fargo, ND 58103
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(701) 237-9712

Sanford Thief River Falls Medical Center

3001 Sanford Parkway
Thief River Falls, MN 56701-2700
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(218) 681-4747