Christie S. Heikes, MD

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About the Practice

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Christie S. Heikes, MD

Dr. Christie Heikes, MD, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and fellowship trained in sports medicine. Her surgical interests focus on athletic injuries including knee arthroscopy, minimally invasive ACL reconstruction, revision ACL reconstruction, meniscal surgery, pediatric sports medicine, and disorders of the patellofemoral (knee cap) joint.

Her husband, Andrew Arthur, MD, is also an orthopedic surgeon at Twin Cities Orthopedics.

Clinical Interest

Ankle care

Knee care, including knee joint replacement

Pediatric care

Sports medicine


Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certification in Sports Medicine

Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Minnesota Sports Medicine

University of Minnesota Medical School

Medical Degree
University of Minnesota Medical School

Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations

Crosstown Surgery Center
Eagan Orthopedic Surgery Center
Fairview Southdale Hospital
Orthopedic Institute

Professional Affiliations

Faculty, Fairview/MOSMI Sports Medicine Fellowship Program

Achievements & Awards

Top Doctor for Women: Voted a top doctor by her peers in Minnesota Monthly magazine (2011, 2019, 2021 – 2023)

Sports Affiliations

Team Physician: Blake School
Team Physician: Minnehaha Academy
Team Physician: St. Paul Academy
Team Physician: Perpetual Motion Gymnastics (Woodbury, MN)
Team Physician: St. Catherine University
Team Physician: Legacy Gymnastics
Dynamics Gymnastics Clubs
Jam Hops Gymnastics
TAGS Gymnastics Clubs
Twin Cities Twisters

Research & Publications

Dr. Heikes has greatly contributed to many publications throughout her career.


Megan Arceneaux, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Board Certified


Megan Arceneaux, PA-C, is a board-certified Physician Assistant. Her interests include athletic related injuries, particularly ones related to ice hockey.


Board Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Medical Education
Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Trevecca Nazarene University
Bachelor of Science in Biology, St. Lawrence University

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

Samantha K.

Care Coordinator