Julie Switzer, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Julie Switzer

Contact Info

switz012@umn.edu

Office Address:
Park Nicollet Specialty Center Orthopedics
3931 Louisiana Ave South
Suite E400
St. Louis Park, MN 55426

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Orthopaedic Surgeon


Stanford University School of Medicine

University of Washington, Department of Orthopaedics

Vail Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine

Summary

Dr. Switzer, Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She specializes in trauma injuries in geriatric patients, osteoporosis and other diseases of bone metabolism, and general orthopaedics.

Expertise

  • Orthopaedics
  • Geriatric Trauma
  • Shoulder and Elbow

Awards & Recognition

  • Mpls.St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2016)

Professional Associations

  • Director of Geriatric Trauma

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Fracture Fixation
  • Orthopedics
  • Femoral Neck Fractures
  • Hip Fractures
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Fracture Fixation, Internal
  • Fractures, Bone
  • Elder Abuse
  • Mandatory Reporting
  • Fractures, Comminuted
  • Orthopedic Fixation Devices

Publications

Clinical

Specialties

  • &bull
  • Geriatric traumatology &bull
  • Osteoporosis/diseases of bone metabolism &bull
  • General orthopaedics&bull
  • Sports medicine

Board Certifications

Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Geriatric traumatology; Osteoporosis/diseases of bone metabolism; General orthopaedics; Sports medicine