Patrick Halbach, MS, MPAS, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care Philosophy

I enjoy leading an active lifestyle, and take great pride in helping my patients achieve the level of activity and independence that they desire. I take time to listen to my patients' concerns and provide honest advice to empower informed medical decision making. My patients can be assured that they will be treated with the same compassion and respect that I would want for my own family member.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • ACL, PCL, and multiligament injuries of the knee
  • Hip and knee degenerative arthritis
  • Patellofemoral instability
  • Young adult hip disorders

Education, Training and Certifications

Other Education

  • Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI (Masters of Science)

Board Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Recognition and Leadership


  • Dr. Neni Clinical Excellence Award (2016)
  • McPhearson Eye Research Institute Outstanding Presentation Scholar (2012)


  • Research and Surgery Lead, M Health Advanced Practice Providers Council
  • Member, Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member, Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistants