Jeffrey A. Macalena, MD

Jeffrey A. Macalena, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • ACL tears
  • Joint preservation
  • Knee cartilage
  • Knee ligaments
  • Knee surgery
  • Malalignment
  • Meniscus tears
  • Menisus transplantation
  • Multiligament knee injuries
  • Osteotomies about the knee
  • PCL

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Pittsburg, PA

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Sports Medicine)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2016, 2017)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2017, 2018, 2019)


  • TCF Bank Sports Conference Director, University of Minnesota
  • Team Physician, Gopher Football, Baseball, Softball and Wrestling

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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