Peter A. Cole, MD

Peter A. Cole, MD, FAOA

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Spanish

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Complex Articular and Extremity Fractures
  • Extremity Fractures
  • Malunion/Nonunions
  • Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures
  • Scapula Fractures
  • Underprivileged Healthcare

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL


  • Brown University - Peter Trafton - Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI


  • Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedics
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012, 2013, 2016, 2017)
  • Best Doctors in America (2013)


  • Chaired many courses in the fields of orthopaedic trauma the internal fixation of fractures
  • Member, Board of Trustees for the AO International Foundation
  • Co-founders and president of Scalpel At The Cross ministries, an Amazon medical mission in Peru
  • Director, University of Minnesota Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship
  • Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Regions Hospital and Health Partners

Academic Information


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