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One Mercado Street, Suite 202 Durango, CO 81301
Phone: 970.247.5362
Toll Free: 800.524.9821
Fax: 970.259.6045

Kane Anderson, MD

Dr. Anderson is a fellowship-trained Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon at Durango Orthopedics in Durango, Colorado. Dr. Anderson specializes in the treatment of shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand conditions, but is trained in general orthopaedic surgery as well. He is the only surgeon in the Four Corners region that is a member of American Society for Surgery of the Hand - for dedicated expertise and additional training in hand and upper extremity surgery. He was mentored by both orthopedic and plastic surgeons during his training, including two of the past presidents of their respective surgical societies.

Dr. Anderson specializes in minimally invasive procedures for many conditions, including the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome and Dupuytrenís contracture. He performs over 100 endoscopic carpal tunnel surgeries per year. He also performs minimally invasive Dupuytren's release known as percutaneous needle aponeurotomy, often in the office for the patient's convenience.

Additional surgical interests include treatment of wrist arthritis with motion-sparing procedures, scaphoid fractures and non-unions, tendon transfers, and micro surgery including nerve repair.Endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, Percutaneous needle aponeurotomy, Minimally invasive dupuytrenís release, shoulder surgery durango, elbow pain durango, wrist pain durango, Endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery colorado, Percutaneous needle aponeurotomy colorado, Minimally invasive dupuytrenís release colorado, shoulder surgery durango, elbow pain durango, wrist pain durango, dr kane anderson

Dr. Anderson pursued his general orthopaedic surgery residency training at Dartmouth Medical Center in Hanover, New Hampshire. In addition to his surgical training, he completed a Masterís degree at the Dartmouth Institute, focusing on the quality improvement of healthcare. There, he authored several scientific articles and participated in the creation of a multi-disciplinary care pathway for patients with osteoporotic fractures and hand injuries. In addition, he received the Alma Hass Milham Award for ethical and humane patient care, the OREF Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery grant for fostering critical analysis of orthopaedic literature, a National Institute for Health grant to support his masterís degree training, and was a nominee for the Dartmouth resident teaching award.

Before moving to Durango, Dr. Anderson completed specialized training in hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery at the University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Harborview is the only Level 1 Trauma referral center for a five state region. While there, he performed over 800 upper extremity and microvascular procedures.

Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and has been selected to be a member of the American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Forum. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, having acquired special additional certification (Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand.)

Dr. Anderson and his wife, Dr. Mareca Pallister, an obstetrician/gynecologist, have recently moved to Durango. They enjoy spending time with their children in the outdoors, hiking, biking, skiing and fishing.

Click here to visit the My Carpal Tunnel website where you will find additional information on symptoms, causes and treatment options for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.


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