Anthony A. Stans, M.D.

  1. Orthopedic Surgeon

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Clubfoot
  2. Growth plate fractures
  3. Limb deficiency
  4. Limb deformities
  5. Pediatric and adolescent hip disorders
  6. Pediatric trauma
  7. Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis and pediatric spine disorders
  • Congenital and developmental conditions of the hip
  • Upper and lower extremity deformity
  • Limb-length discrepancy
  • Growth plate injuries
  • Consequences of pediatric trauma
  1. 1996
    Fellow - Pediatric OrthopedicsAtlanta Scottish Rite Childrens Medical Center
  2. 1995
    Resident - Orthopedic SurgeryUniversity of Utah
  3. 1991
    Internship - SurgeryMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 1990
    MDUniversity of Minnesota
  5. 1986
    BSUniversity of Notre Dame

Certifications

  1. 1998
    Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Best Trauma Paper: “Does Shorter Time to Treatment of Pediatric Femur Shaft Fractures Impact Clinical Outcomes?” Todd Milbrandt, MD; Jennifer Grauberger, BA; Anthony Stans, MD; William Shaughnessy, MD; A. Noelle Larson, MD Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  2. 2017
    2017 Bronze Award, National Health Information AwardHealth Information Resource Center
  3. 2016
    Merit Award Winner for contributing to: Leg Length Discrepancy and Anguolar Deformity (MC7630) patient education pamplet2016 National Health Information Award
  4. 2015
    Bronze award winner poster: 22nd Annual National Health Information Award "I can do this! Healing from Spinal Fusion Surgery"Health Information Resource Center
  5. 2015
    Best Team Project: Afessa Award for Excellence in Quality Improvement. A lean six sigma handoff process between operating room and pediatric intensive care unit: Improvement in safety, efficiency and effectiveness. Mayo Clinic Critical Care Fellowship Program
  6. 2015
    Top Rated Poster: A lean six sigma handoff process between operating room and pediatric intensive care unit: Improvement in safety, efficiency and effectivenessMayo Cilnic Quality Conference: Perspectives on quality in the care of specific patient populations
  7. 2011
    Top 10 Volunteers in 2011United Way of Rochester
  8. 2006
    Ignacio V. Ponseti Clinical Scientific Paper Award "Excision of Partial Physeal Arrest Followed to Skeletal Maturity: A report of 100 cases" (Paper presented at the 2006 Annual Meeting)Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  9. 2006
    Excellence Through TeamworkOrthotic and Brace Shop Work Group, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  10. 2004
    Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of OrthopedicsMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2003
    Spinal Deformity Advancement AwardSpinal Deformity Education Group
  12. 1990
    Medical Student Achievement Award for outstanding academic performance, leadership and community serviceUniversity of Minnesota Medical School
  13. 1990
    President's Student Leadership and Service Award for leadership and contribution to the University of Minnesota and surrounding communityUniversity of Minnesota
  14. 1990
    Medical Award for outstanding clinical performanceHewlett-Packard
  15. 1989
    Junior InitiateAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  16. 1989
    International Study Medical Student Scholarship for research on pediatric injury in the Dagoretti Division, Nairobi, KenyaAwarding Organization
  17. 1988
    Lovell Scholarship Recipient, for merit, scholarship and character, as well as financial needAwarding Organization
  18. 1986
    Magna Cum LaudeUniversity of Notre Dame
  19. 1985
    MemberAlpha Epsilon Delta National Premedical Honor Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Ex-OfficioFellowship Training/Qualifications for Practice Committee
  2. 2018
    MemberEPOSNA 2024 Planning Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  3. 2017 - present
    ChairFellowship Accreditation Oversight Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  4. 2017 - present
    Corresponding MemberEuropean Pediatric Orthopedic Society
  5. 2017
    Program ChairEPOSNA (Combined meeting of POSNA and EPOS), Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  6. 2016
    Program ChairSubspecialty Day POSNA Annual Meeting, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  7. 2015 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  8. 2015
    Task Force MemberField Test Task Force for Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  9. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Centers
  10. 2015 - present
    MemberQuality Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  11. 2015 - present
    MemberPractice Committee, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  12. 2014 - 2017
    CME Committee, Non-Conflicted Sub-CommitteeScoliosis Research Society
  13. 2014 - present
    MemberCME Committee, Scoliosis Research Society
  14. 2012 - present
    MemberExecutive Operating Team, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  15. 2012 - 2016
    MemberQuality Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Surgical and Procedural Committee
  16. 2012
    Program Chair2012 Annual Meeting Pediatric Specialty Day, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  17. 2012 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Surgical and Procedural Committee
  18. 2011 - 2014
    MemberTraveling Fellowship Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  19. 2011 - 2014
    MemberLearning Portfolio Project Team, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  20. 2011 - 2014
    MemberBoard of Directors, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  21. 2011 - 2014
    ChairEducation Council, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  22. 2010 - 2014
    ChairPediatric Instructional Course Subcommittee, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  23. 2010 - 2014
    MemberAAOS Board of Specialty Societies Education Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  24. 2010
    ChairEducation Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  25. 2008 - 2014
    MemberFinancial Analysis Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  26. 2008
    MemberPediatric Orthopaedic Work Group, America's Best Children's Hospitals, U.S. News and World Report
  27. 2007 - 2014
    ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  28. 2007 - 2010
    MemberEducation Committee, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  29. 2007 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  30. 2006
    Co-Chair2006 Orthopedic Alumni Meeting, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  31. 2006 - 2015
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  32. 2006 - 2014
    MemberImplant and Device Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  33. 2006
    Past PresidentMinnesota Orthopaedic Society
  34. 2005 - 2015
    ChairDivision of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  35. 2005 - 2014
    ChairSpine Implant Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  36. 2005
    PresidentMinnesota Orthopaedic Society
  37. 2005
    ChairHandicapped Accessible Playground Construction Project, Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  38. 2005 - present
    Full MemberScoliosis Research Society
  39. 2004 - 2008
    Medical DirectorBrace Shop, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  40. 2004
    President-ElectMinnesota Orthopaedic Society
  41. 2002 - present
    Clinical OutreachMayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse, Mayo Clinic Health System
  42. 2001 - 2003
    SecretaryMinnesota Orthopaedic Society
  43. 2001 - present
    MemberAsociacion Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia
  44. 2000 - 2014
    MemberSpine Implant Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  45. 2000 - 2008
    MemberBrace Shop, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  46. 2000 - 2005
    Candidate MemberScoliosis Research Society
  47. 2000
    MemberAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  48. 2000 - present
    MemberPediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  49. 1998 - 2006
    MemberOrthopedic Patient Education Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  50. 1998 - 2006
    MemberBoard of Directors, Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  51. 1998 - 2005
    MemberClinical Research Review Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  52. 1998 - 2000
    MemberMid-America Orthopaedic Association
  53. 1998
    Program Co-chairAnnual Meeting, Minnesota Orthopaedic Society
  54. 1997 - present
    MemberMinnesota Orthopaedic Society
  55. 1996 - 2008
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  56. 1996 - 2007
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  57. 1996 - 1998
    MemberPediatric Conscious Sedation Group, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  58. 1996 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  59. 1996 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  60. 1994 - 1995
    MemberGraduate Medical Education Committee, University of Utah School of Medicine
  61. 1994
    MemberPromotion, Retention and Tenure Committee, Department of Surgery, University of Utah
  62. 1993 - 1995
    MemberExecutive Operating Room Committee, University of Utah School of Medicine
  63. 1987 - 1988
    MemberEducational Policy Committee, University of Minnesota Medical School
  64.  
    Corresponding MemberAsociacion Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia
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