Peter C. Sanders, MD

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About the Practice

My Team

Peter C. Sanders, MD

Peter C. Sanders is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in arthroscopic reconstructive surgery, minimally invasive joint replacement and fracture care.

Dr. Sanders completed his medical school training and his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of MN in Minneapolis, MN. He practices in Chaska, Waconia and Olivia.

Dr. Sanders enjoys partnering with Compassion, World Vision, World Wide Village, International Justice Mission and Hope Academy to help provide educational and medical opportunities for the underserved both locally and abroad. He has recently visited Zimbabwe and Haiti on medical missions trips. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. Interests include fishing, biking, golf and playing the drums.

Clinical Interest

Knee Care, including ACL Reconstruction, Meniscus Surgery, Arthritis Care, EXCEL Total Joint Programs and Minimally Invasive Total and Partial Knee Replacement Surgery

Shoulder Care, including Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery, Labrum Repair, Rotator Cuff Repair, Arthritis Care and Shoulder Joint Replacement

Hip Care, including “Enhanced Recovery Pathway” Hip replacement Surgery, Arthritis Care and EXCEL Total Joint Program

Adult and Pediatric Injury Care, including Fractures and Sprains

Education

Certification
Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Residency
University of Minnesota Medical School

Medical Degree
University of Minnesota Medical School

Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations

Crosstown Surgery Center
Renville County Hospital
Ridgeview Medical Center
Two Twelve Surgery Center

Sports Affiliations

Team Physician: Chaska High School
Physician: Ryder Cup (2016)

Staff

Matthew Bennett, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Board Certified

About

Matthew Bennett, PA-C works in conjunction with Dr. Sanders to coordinate excellent orthopedic patient care. His responsibilities include assisting in surgery, rounding in the hospital setting, discharge planning, patient education, writing prescriptions, conducting history and physical examinations.  During after hours, he will staff the urgent care, treating walk-in patients with acute injuries.

Education

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

Medical Education
Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies, Marquette University – Physician Assistant Studies
Bachelor Degree, Marquette University

Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Pia L.

Clinical Care Coordinator

Pia works in conjunction with Dr. Sanders and Matt to provide exceptional orthopedic patient care.  She has been with Dr. Sanders since he began practicing at TCO and has been in the health care industry since 2001.  Pia manages Dr. Sanders’ daily clinic and surgery schedules, takes patient phone calls as well as schedules diagnostic testing.  Please do not hesitate to contact her to make an appointment with Dr. Sanders or to answer any questions you may have.

Education

Bachelor Degree, Crown College