Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure orthopaedic surgeons use to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint. Surgeons use a tiny camera called an arthroscope that is used to view the inside of the joint.

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Sports Medicine

Even if you're in great shape, sports related injuries could occur when you least expect it. Our goal is to help athletes recover from injuries and return to competitive performance as quickly and safely as possible.

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Joint Reconstruction & Replacement

Total joint reconstruction is a surgical procedure in which certain parts of an arthritic or damaged joint are removed and replaced with an artificial joint, which is designed to move just like a healthy joint.

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Dr. Jeffery H.J. Nipper

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon


  • Undergraduate: University of Minnesota College of Biological Sciences, St. Paul, MN
  • Medical: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


  • General Surgical Internship: University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinic, Minneapolis, MN
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, IN

Professional Affiliations

  • Hennepin County Medical Society
  • Twin Cities Orthopedic Society
  • Minnesota Orthopedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Fellow)

Hospital Affiliations