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John C. Tanner III, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
I provide compassionate, customer-centered care.


North Memorial Health - Robbinsdale Medical Building

This provider is an independent provider, not an employee of North Memorial Health, who practices/provides services at some North Memorial Health locations.

Orthopedics / Bones & Joints

Approach To Care

Dr. Tanner is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle care, including bunions, flat feet, toe deformity, trauma, arthritis, ankle instability and sports injuries. He has specialized training in advanced techniques such as ankle arthroscopy and ankle joint replacement. In addition, Dr. Tanner provides operative and non-operative care for hip and extremity injuries.



  • Medical Degree – Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA


  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency – Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI


  • Foot and Ankle Fellowship – Michigan International Foot and Ankle Center, Pontiac, MI


  • Board Certified – American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

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