Julie Switzer, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Julie Switzer

Contact Info

switz012@umn.edu

Office Address:
640 Jackson Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

Mailing Address:
Regions Hospital
640 Jackson Street
Mail Stop 11503L
St. Paul MN 55101

Administrative Assistant Name
Bev Holmgren

Administrative Phone
651-254-2005

Administrative Fax Number
651-254-1519

Additional Locations

Practices:

Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic

Appointments: 651-254-8300

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Orthopaedic Surgeon


Stanford University School of Medicine

University of Washington, Department of Orthopaedics

Vail Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine

Summary

Dr. Switzer, Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She specializes in trauma injuries in geriatric patients, osteoporosis and other diseases of bone metabolism, and general orthopaedics.

Expertise

  • Orthopaedics
  • Geriatric Trauma
  • Shoulder and Elbow

Awards & Recognition

  • Mpls.St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2016)

Professional Associations

  • Director of Geriatric Trauma

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Fracture Fixation
  • Orthopedics
  • Femoral Neck Fractures
  • Hip Fractures
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal
  • Fractures, Bone
  • Elder Abuse
  • Mandatory Reporting
  • Fractures, Comminuted
  • Orthopedic Fixation Devices

Publications

Clinical

Specialties

  • &bull
  • Geriatric traumatology &bull
  • Osteoporosis/diseases of bone metabolism &bull
  • General orthopaedics&bull
  • Sports medicine

Board Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Geriatric traumatology; Osteoporosis/diseases of bone metabolism; General orthopaedics; Sports medicine