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Jon D. Norberg, M.D.

Jon D. Norberg, M.D. Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Fellowship Trained Hand, Wrist and Elbow Specialist

Dr. Jon Norberg is a board certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in hand and upper extremity surgery. He practiced general orthopedic surgery with an emphasis on hand for several years before transitioning to an entirely hand, wrist and elbow practice. He has worked both as an employed and solo practice physician. He is a hard-working team player and has an excellent rapport with patients and staff. He gets excellent clinical outcomes. His patient satisfaction scores were consistently among the highest possible. He was the Lead Physician for the Department of Hand Surgery at Sanford Health in Fargo, ND and a clinical instructor for both the U of ND School of Medicine and for Sanford’s Orthopedic Surgery Residency until September 2021. He opened Advanced Hand and Upper Extremity Center in Maple Grove, MN in November 2021. He sees patients in the clinic on Mondays and Wednesdays and operates Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Professional Experience

  • Independent Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon
    Private Practice: Advanced Hand and Upper Extremity Center
    October 2021- Present
    9325 Upland Lane Suite 255
    Maple Grove, MN
    763 465-4263
  • Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Specialist
    Lead Physician Department of Hand Surgery, Sanford Health Fargo, ND
    Sanford Health System
    October 2013- 2021
    Fargo, ND
    701 234-8740
  • Medical Device Consultant
    Conventus Orthopedics
    Maple Grove, MN
    October 2012- October 2016
  • Independent Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon
    Private Practice: Advanced Hand and Upper Extremity Center
    June 2004 – July 2011
    Fargo, ND
  • Medical Director
    PSI Ambulatory Surgery Center
    Fargo, ND
  • Medical Director
    Aurora Ambulatory Surgery Center
    Grand Forks, ND
  • President
    Heartland Independent Provider Health Plan and Trust
    Fargo, ND
  • Clinical Instructor
    2005 – 2011; 2015-Current
    University of North Dakota School of Medicine
    Grand Forks, ND
  • Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Specialist
    Assistant Chairman Department of Orthopedics
    Meritcare Health System (now Sanford Health)
    September 2002-2004
    Fargo, ND
    701 234-8740


  • Current medical licenses held in North Dakota, Minnesota and Florida.
  • Previously held medical licenses in Ohio and Pennsylvania.


  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and
    Western Pennsylvania Hand and Trauma Center
    Orthopaedic Surgery Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship
    August 1, 2001 - July 31, 2002
  • Summa Health System/Akron City Hospital
    Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
    Akron, Ohio
    Completion date July 1, 2001
  • University of North Dakota School of Medicine
    Grand Forks, North Dakota
    Doctor of Medicine, May 1996
  • University of North Dakota (UND)
    Grand Forks, North Dakota
    B.S. Biology, Magna Cum Laude June 1992
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD)
    Duluth, Minnesota
    Major: Biology, August 1988-June 1990
  • Fargo North High School
    Fargo, North Dakota
    Class of 1988

Professional Organizations And Involvement

  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgery - July 2004 - Present
  • Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons - 2004 - Present.
  • Fellow American Association for Surgery of the Hand – 2015 - Present
  • North Dakota Orthopedic Society - Member – 2004 – Present
  • Steel City Hand Society - Member – 2002 - Present
  • ND Medical Association – Member – 2002 – Present
    • Ethics Committee Member 2006
    • Legislative Affairs Committee Member 2006
  • Heartland Independent Provider Network – Board of Directors 2004 – 2011
  • Rasmussen College Curriculum Committee- Physician Advisor 2008-2011
  • HERO – Health Equipment Recycling Organization - Board member 2019-current
  • Arthritis Foundation – Arthritis Symposium May, 2010 Hjemkomst Center Moorhead, MN- Common problems of the Hand and Arm
  • 2008 Sports Medicine Conference, Marriot Garden Inn, Moorhead, MN – Injuries of the Hand and Carpus.
  • North Dakota Physician’s Assistant annual Conference 2006, Holiday Inn Fargo, ND – Evaluation and Treatment of Upper Extremity Complaints.

Research And Publications

Clinical Scaphoid Fractures in Children” Pediatrics/Spine, Paper #63, Orthopaedic Trauma Association Meeting -2007 Andrea Evenski, MD1 (n); Mark Adamczyk, MD2 (n); Alonna Norberg, MD3 (n);

Jon Norberg, MD4 (n); Patrick Riley, MD2 (n);

ARTHROSCOPIC SUBACROMIAL DECOMPRESSION: LATERAL APPROACH,  Jon D. Norberg, Robert H. Bell, and Russ A. Mounts in Surgical Techniques for the Shoulder and Elbow, Barber FA, Fischer SP; Thieme Medical Publishers 2003

“’Smile Incision’ a Better Approach for Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Calcaneal Fractures” Norberg JD, Wiley

WB, Klonk CJ and Alexander IJ; Summa Health System, Akron, OH.  Presented Foot and Ankle Specialty Day

AAOS 2000.

”’Smile” incision: an approach for open reduction and internal fixation of calcaneal fractures.” WILEY WB , Norberg JD, Klonk CJ, Alexander IJ, et al
Foot Ankle Int 2005;26:590-2.

“Study of the Effects of Diabetic Control on Infants of Diabetic Mothers.”  University of North Dakota School of

Medicine, Fargo, ND. Research Topic: 1990-1992

Jon D. Norberg, MD
  • Mercy Hospital
    4050 Coon Rapids Blvd
    Coon Rapids, MN 55433