Jay F. Kruse, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Health Networks

  • Fairview Physician Associates

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care Philosophy

Dr. Kruse is one of the Minneapolis / St. Paul area's leading orthopedic surgeons, specializing in hip replacement, knee replacement, minimally invasive surgeries, and sports injury treatments, including ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, and other overuse injuries.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Ankle care
  • Anterior approach hip replacement
  • Custom-fit knee replacement
  • Elbow care
  • Gender-specific knee replacement
  • Hip care
  • Hip joint replacement
  • Hip joint revision
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee care
  • Knee joint replacement
  • Knee joint revision
  • Partial knee replacement
  • Pediatric care shoulder care
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Wrist care

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • Akron General Medical Center, Akron OH

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2016-2019)