Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon

Van Heest, Ann E, MD

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  • Orthopaedics
  • Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics

Board Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgeons

Clinical Interests

  • Hand and upper extremity disorders, particularly pediatric disorders such as congenital hand deformities, cerebral palsy, brachial plexus injuries, arthrogryposis nerve injuries, fractures or mal-/non-unions

Medical School

University of Minnesota Medical School


University of Minnesota (Orthopaedic Surgery)


Brigham and Women's Hospital / Children's Hospital, Boston, Mass. (Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Pediatric Hand Surgery)


  •  Best Doctors in America® (2007-2013)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2008, 2010, 2012, 2014-2015)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • "Best Doctors for Women," Minnesota Monthly Magazine (2011)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors" (2014)



Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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