About Us

The physicians, staff, and specialists in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in the University of Minnesota Medical School are passionate about providing excellent care. 

Welcome from Denis ClohisyOur patients are treated by an integrated team of physicians, staff and specialists. Together, we provide high quality of care, state-of-the-art technologies, and advanced treatment for the entire spectrum of orthopaedic conditions ranging from ankle sprains and minor bone fractures to the most complex spine, hip, knee, hand or bone cancer surgeries.

Our facilities are located across the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area with clinics and surgery suites at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Regions Hospital, TRIA Orthopaedic Center, and Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center. From medical tests through physical therapy, our patients can find extended services all under the same roof.

We hope you'll partner with us in improving your orthopaedic health!

Who we are

Measuring legMission

We aim to achieve top outcomes and patient experience through scholarship, leadership, and education.


We will continue as a leader in treatment outcomes and patient experience.

Core belief

Scholarship, leadership, and education drive clinical excellence.