Nicholas G. Weiss, MD

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Nicholas G. Weiss, MD

Nicholas G. Weiss, MD

Dr. Weiss is an orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in Sports Medicine, providing complete care of shoulder, hip and knee conditions. Dr. Weiss did his sports medicine fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he took care of the Badgers. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Weiss has taken care of numerous athletes of all levels including high school, collegiate and professional and has spent many hours on the sidelines providing medical coverage. Prior to his fellowship, Dr. Weiss completed his orthopedic surgery training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. There he gained extensive experience and expertise in joint replacement surgery of the shoulder, hip and knee.

Dr. Weiss’ favorite conditions to treat are hip arthritis using a minimally invasive direct anterior approach to hip replacement, ACL and meniscus injuries, arthritis of the knee and rotator cuff tears.

“My goal is to eliminate pain and restore function to allow my patients to live their lives to the fullest. In doing so I strive to ensure a positive experience for the patient.”

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Clinical Interest

Sports Medicine, Treats Sports Injuries to All Areas of the Body for All Ages and Abilities. Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections and Stem Cell with PRP

Knee Care, including ACL Reconstruction (All Inside Minimally Invasive Technique), Cartilage Injuries, Regeneration, and Restoration, Arthritis, Total Knee Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Revision Knee Replacement, Arthroscopy, Osteotomy, LCL and MCL Repair/Reconstruction, Meniscus Tears, Multiple Ligament Injuries of the Knee, Patella (Knee Cap) Stabilization including MPFL Reconstruction Osteotomy, Patellar (Knee Cap) Dislocation/Instability, PCL Repair/Reconstruction, Tendon Repair, and Iliotibial Band (IT Band) Syndrome

Hip Care, including Total Hip Joint Replacement (Direct Anterior and Posterior Approach), Arthroscopy (Impingement, Labral Repair), Fracture Management, Arthritis, Hamstring Repair, Tendon Repair, Tendonitis, and Bursitis

Shoulder Care, including Bankart Repair for Instability/Dislocation, Rotator Cuff Problems and Repair, Biceps Tendon (Tenodesis/Tenotomy), Shoulder Replacement, Reverse Shoulder Replacement, Bursitis, Fracture Management, Frozen Shoulder, Revision Joint Replacement, Arthritis, Arthroscopy, Labral Repair, Shoulder Stabilization, SLAP Repair, and Throwing Shoulder Injuries


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

Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin

Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Medical Degree
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Undergraduate Studies
Bachelor of Arts – University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota

Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations

High Pointe Surgery Center
Lakeview Hospital
Westfields Hospital
Woodwinds Health Campus
Other facilities throughout Eastern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin

Professional Affiliations

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
Mayo Clinic Orthopaedic Alumni Association
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction

Sports Affiliations

Team Physician: University of St. Thomas

Team Physician: Somerset High School

Consulting Physician: St. Paul Saints (2020)

Consulting Physician: New Richmond High School


J. Curtis Kelly, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Board Certified


J. Curtis Kelly is a Physician Assistant working in conjunction with Dr. Nicholas Weiss to coordinate excellent orthopedic patient care. Having been in the medical field since 2002, Curtis has worked his way up to the medical ladder as an EMT; an RN and now a Physician Assistant. He has worked in a variety of settings in Boston/Worcester, MA and Chicago, IL and is excited to bring his experience now to Minnesota and Wisconsin.


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

Medical Education
Masters of Physician Assistant Studies, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Jenna R.

Clinical Assistant

Linda S.

Clinical Assistant