About the Practice
Frank B. Norberg, MD
Frank B. Norberg, MD, is a sports medicine fellowship-trained surgeon, specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery and arthroscopy. His special medical interests also include joint reconstruction of the shoulder and elbow, shoulder and elbow joint replacement, arthritis, fracture care, meniscal repair, cartilage repair, rotator cuff repair, shoulder instability and sports injuries.
Dr. Norberg received his subspecialty certification in orthopedic sports medicine from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in 2010.
Shoulder Care, including Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Fracture, Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder Dislocation, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Bursitis and Arthritis
Sports Medicine, including Arthroscopic Surgery
Elbow Care, including Elbow Replacement, Elbow Revision, Elbow Arthroscopy, Tennis Elbow, Elbow Fracture and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections
Knee Care, including Knee Arthroscopy and Meniscal Repairs. Dr. Norberg does not do knee replacement surgery.
Ultrasound Guided Injections, including Injections of the Knee, Shoulder, Elbow and Hip
Percutaneous Tenotomy (Tenex), for the Shoulder, Elbow and Knee
Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Certification in Sports Medicine
Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Mississippi Orthopedic Center in Jackson, MS
University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, KS
North Dakota School of Medicine in Grand Forks, ND
Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Crosstown Surgery Center
Fairview Southdale Hospital (courtesy privileges)
West Health Same Day Surgery Center
Abbott Northwestern Hospital Total Shoulder Program
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Hennepin County Medical Society
Minnesota Medical Association
Achievements & Awards
Chairman of the Board, West Health Surgery Center (2015 – Present)
Chairman, Orthopedic Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital (2006 – 2010)
Team Physician: Bloomington Jefferson High School
Physician Assistant, Board Certified
Chase Hanson, PA-C, is a Physician Assistant working in conjunction with Dr. Norberg to coordinate excellent orthopedic patient care. His responsibilities include assisting in surgery, seeing patients in clinic and performing history and physical exams including giving injections. Chase enjoys seeing patients being able to return to activities that they love.
Outside of clinic, he enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 kids, playing a variety of sports and cheering on the Vikings.
Board Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Midwestern University, Glendale Arizona
Bachelor Degree in Health Science, Emphasis in Public Health, Brigham Young University Idaho