Scott R. McGarvey, M.D.

Practice Overview

Scott R. McGarvey, MD is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in disorders of the foot and ankle, including trauma, arthritis, joint replacement, and sports medicine.

In addition to his practice, Dr. McGarvey has served as editor to the Foot and Ankle International Journal, Director of the Minnesota Orthopaedic Society, and Clinical Assistant Professor of the University of Minnesota.


Dr. McGarvey earned his medical degree from the Mayo Medical School and completed his orthopaedic residency at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine.  His advanced Foot and Ankle Fellowships were completed at both the Mayo Clinic and Cleveland Clinic.

Hospital Affiliations
  • Abbott Center for Outpatient Care
  • Abbott Northwestern Hospital
  • Crosstown Surgery Center*
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • Regions Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center - Fairview
Professional Affiliations and Membership
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Minnesota Medical Association
  • Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  • Doctors Mayo Society
  • Mayo Alumni Association
Special Achievements and Awards
  • Top Doctor: Voted a top orthopedic surgeon by his peers in Mpls/St. Paul magazine (2000, 2009, 2011)
Special Interests

Hallux Valgus (Bunion), Total Ankle Replacement, Sports Medicine

*Please note this physician has a financial interest in Crosstown Surgery Center.

Dr. Scott McGarvey

Appointment Info


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Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery

Board Certification

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery:  1991, 2001, 2010

Educational Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor, U of M Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (1990 - 1998)


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