Erickson, Greg, MD, FAAOS

Orthopedics, Sports Medicine
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Meet Greg Erickson

Philosophy of Care

Like many physicians, I became interested in medicine because it allows me the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on people’s lives. I strive to treat each patient how I would want a member of my own family to be treated. I take the time to listen to my patients and use relevant physical exam findings and imaging studies to make an accurate diagnosis. I then involve my patients in a shared decision-making process to formulate a treatment plan that best suits their individual needs.

Personal Interests

In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family at our cabin. I enjoy traveling, road & mountain biking, alpine skiing and hiking.

Languages Spoken


Special Interests

Sports medicine
Shoulder Arthroscopy (Rotator Cuff Tears & Shoulder Instability)
Knee Arthroscopy (Ligament & Meniscal Tears, Patella Instability)
Knee Arthritis
Fracture Care


College: Duke University, BA, Environmental Sciences & Policy

Medical School: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Residency: University of California-Davis Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine; Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Internship: Malcolm Grow Medical Center; Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland

Certifications & Designations

Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Arthroscopy Association of North America – Associate Member

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine – Member

Minnesota Medical Association – Member