Fernando A. Pena, MD

Fernando A. Pena, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages I Speak

  • Spanish
  • English

Hospital Privileges

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

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Ankle Cartilage Restoration
  • Ankle Replacements
  • Complex Foot and Ankle Deformities
  • Foot and Ankle Fractures
  • Foot and Ankle-Related Sport Injuries
  • Treatment of Degenerative Conditions of the Foot and Ankle

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Facultad De Medicina, Madrid, Spain


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
  • University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Best Doctors in America (2007-2008)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2018)


  • Chief of Foot and Ankle Service, University of Minnesota
  • Trauma Program Liaison for Orthopaedics
  • TRIA Clinic Medical Director

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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