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Michael Traynor, MD

Michael Traynor, MD


  • Medical School
    University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (Grand Forks, ND)
  • Residency
    General Surgery: Mayo Clinic & Graduate School (Rochester, MN)
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Surgery

Dr. Traynor specializes in general, vascular, and endocrine surgery.


Dr. Traynor specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of surgical disorders. He has extensive expertise in endocrine surgery. This includes thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal conditions. Dr. Traynor does over 200 major endocrine surgeries on an annual basis. He has broad experience in vascular surgery, including surgery of peripheral blood vessels, aneurysms and blockages in arteries to the leg. He has extensive experience in the treatment of carotid artery occlusive disease for the prevention of strokes. He does a wide variety of general surgery. This would include disorders of the gastrointestinal tract as well as benign and malignant problems that affect other body systems.

Dr. Traynor and his wife have three sons. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, hunting and attending his boys sporting and school events. He also enjoys training labrador retrievers for hunting.

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Dr. Michael Traynor, MD-Surgery

Primary Practice Location

Sanford Broadway Clinic

801 Broadway N
Fargo, ND 58102

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