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Matthew Nelsen, MD

Education:

  • Medical School
    University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (Grand Forks, ND)
  • Residency
    Orthopedic Surgery: Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX)
  • Fellowship
    Sports Medicine: Institute for Bone & Joint Disorders (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Total hip replacement; Total knee replacement; Knee scope; Cartilage repair; Knee ligament reconstruction; Shoulder scope and reconstruction; Rotator cuff repair and reconstruction; Fracture care (excluding hand, foot, pelvis, spine, or wrist)

Preforming rotator cuff surgery is challenging and fun. It’s like putting a puzzle together, and the results for patients are really positive and motivating.

English

Sports team physician for NDSU
Sports team physician for the FM Redhawks
Additional Practice Locations

Sanford Center for Joint Success

1720 S University Drive
Fargo, ND 58103

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Phone

(701) 237-9712

Perham Health Clinic

1000 Coney Street W
Perham, MN 56573

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Hours:

M–F:
Sa:

Phone

(218) 347-1200

Fax

(218) 347-1290

Sanford Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

2301 25th Street S
Fargo, ND 58103

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Hours:

M–F:

Phone

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

Fax

(701) 237-0922