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Matthew D. Putnam, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon - Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgeon - General


  • Board Certified
  • Accepts Insurance Plans
  • Has Online Scheduling


Dr. Matthew Putnam is a Board Certified Orthopedis Surgeon serving the Willmar area for more than 25 years. Dr. Putnam is experienced in arthritis, traumatic conditions and nerve compression disorders… Read more ›

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I was very satisfied with the results…

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Provider Training

Dartmouth College Bachelors DegreeB.S.1974
Geisel School of Medicine at DartmouthDoctorateM.D.1977

Residency - St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital CenterGeneral Surgery1979
Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterOrthopedic Surgery1984
Fellowship - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia CampusHand Surgery 1985
Other - AMMED Training Trauma 2013

CertificationCert. BodyYear
Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery1987
Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub-Specialty: Surgery of the Hand
Orthopaedic Surgery1991

Experience & Accolades

Professor University of MInnesota
Physician and Educator
1989 - 2015

Professional MemberAmerican Society for Surgery of the Hand
1988 - Present
Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Orthopedic Surgery
1987 - Present
Professional MemberOrthopedic Trauma Association
1995 - Present
Professional MemberAmerican Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
1987 - Present

Top DoctorMpls. St.Paul Magazine2008,2010,2014
Best DoctorsMinnesota Monthly2014
America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014

Practice & Hospital Affiliations

Matthew D. Putnam, MD has not yet indicated the hospitals that he is affiliated with.


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Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish
Medical Specialties
  • Orthopedic Surgeon - Sub-Specialty: Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Enjoy seeing all patients. No special requirements of patients.

Years In Practice: 35 (started in 1985)

Accepts New Patients: Yes

Putnam specializes in treating the following types of patients:

  • Adults
  • Athletes
  • Children and Pre-Teens
  • Teens and Young Adults

Medical Philosophy: Traditional Medicine

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