Joseph Kapurch, MD


Approach To Care

Dr. Joseph Kapurch specializes in minimally invasive techniques and complex spine disease, brain tumors, and neurotrauma.



  • Undergraduate Studies in biochemistry/molecular biology and religion – University of Georgia, Athens, GA
  • Medical School – University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI


  • Residency training in Neurological Surgery – Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Fellowship in complex and minimally invasive spine surgery – Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • The Congress of Neurological Surgeons


While originally from Northern Virginia, Dr. Kapurch has fully embraced the Midwestern lifestyle – enjoying fishing, skiing, hiking, and other outdoor activities. His wife is an anesthesiologist in the Minneapolis area, and they have a wonderful golden retriever, Penny.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Don’t see your carrier or have insurance questions? Contact us at 763-581-CARE.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare