Frances Tepolt, MD

Assistant Professor, Affiliated, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Frances Tepolt

Contact Info

Frances.Tepolt@centracare.com

Office Phone (320) 240-3157

Assistant Professor, Affiliated, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health


MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Minnesota St John's Family Medicine Residency

Summary

Expertise

Care for patients with chronic conditions, sports medicine, and mentoring resident scholarly activity.

Awards & Recognition

Invited oral presentation: Tepolt FA, Montag Schafer K, Budd J. Standardization of medication inventory in an urban family medicine clinic. Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP) Spring Refresher, March 2019. Minneapolis, MN.

Professional Associations

AAFP, MAFP

Research

Publications

Tepolt F, Montag Schafer K, Budd J. Standardization of medication inventory in an urban family medicine clinic. J Am Pharm Assoc. Jul-Aug 2021;61(4):e242-e248.

Christino MA, Tepolt FA, Sugimoto D, Micheli LJ, Kocher MS. Revision ACL reconstruction in children and adolescents. J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Mar 1; 40(3):129-134.

Tepolt FA, Kalish LA, Heyworth BE, Kocher MS. Non-operative treatment outcomes of stable juvenile osteochondritis dissecans lesions of the knee: effectiveness of unloader bracing. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2020 Jan; 29(1):81-89.

Field AE, Tepolt FA, Yang DS, Kocher MS. Injury risk associated with sports specialization and activity volume in youth. Orthopedic J Sports Medicine. 2019 Sep 18; 7(9):2325967119870124.

Tepolt FA, Bido J, Burgess S, Micheli LJ, Kocher MS. Opioid overprescription after knee arthroscopy and related surgery in adolescents and young adults. Arthroscopy. 2018 Dec; 34(12):3236-3243.

Niu EL, Tepolt FA, Bae DS, Lebrun DG, Kocher MS. Nonoperative management of stable pediatric osteochondritis dissecans of the capitellum: predictors of treatment success. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018 Nov; 27(11):2030-2037.

Tepolt FA, Feldman L, Kocher MS. Trends in Pediatric ACL Reconstruction from the PHIS database. J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Oct; 38(9):e490-e494.

Kocher MS, Heyworth BE, Fabricant PD, Tepolt FA, Micheli LJ. Outcomes of physeal-sparing ACL reconstruction with iliotibial band autograft in skeletally immature prepubescent children. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2018 Jul 5; 100(13):1087-1094.

Tepolt F, Carry PM, Heyn PC, Miller NH. Posterior sternoclavicular joint injuries in the adolescent population: a meta-analysis. Am J Sports Med. 2014 Oct; 42(10):2517-2524.

Tepolt F, Carry PM, Taylor M, Hadley-Miller N. Posterior sternoclavicular joint injuries in skeletally immature patients. Orthopedics. 2014 Feb; 37(2):e174-181. 

Clinical

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM)

Clinical Interests

Diabetes care; hospital medicine; sports medicine; and the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis