Sarah Anderson

Associate Professor


I take time to get to the bottom of my patients' concerns and help them understand their diagnosis. We work together to optimize their function and quality of life.


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Foot and ankle surgery — particularly trauma, post-traumatic arthritis, deformity, and neuromuscular conditions

Awards & Recognition

  • Rising Stars Recognition, Mpls.St. Paul Magazine (2015-2018)
  • "Top Doctor," Mpls.St. Paul Magazine (2019-2023)


View Dr. Anderson's Publications on PubMed

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society Post-Graduate Education Committee
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society

Research Summary

Research Interests

  • Metatarsal Bones
  • Bone Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Tarsal Bones
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Internal Fracture Fixation
  • Foot Joints
  • Tarsal Joints
  • Hallux

Clinical Summary

Dr. Anderson specializes in orthopedic foot and ankle surgery. While she cares for all foot and ankle problems, she is particularly interested in foot and ankle reconstruction and deformity correction.Dr. Anderson is a native Minnesotan and grew up on a small farm in southern Minnesota. She completed her undergraduate studies at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. She went on to medical school at the University of Minnesota, and residency at the University of Massachusetts. She completed an additional foot and ankle fellowship at Washington University in St Louis, MO.Dr. Anderson spends most of her free time with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys being outdoors, gardening, cooking, and reading. She also enjoys playing the organ, piano and singing.

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Neuromuscular foot and ankle conditions and treatments
  • Foot and ankle trauma

Hospital Privileges

Regions Hospital; TRIA Orthopedic Center Woodbury; Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare



Administrative Contact

Kannone X. Lee
Fax: 651-254-1519

Mailing Address
Regions Hospital
640 Jackson Street
Mail Stop 11503L
St. Paul, MN 55101