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John C. Tanner III, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
I provide compassionate, customer-centered care.


North Memorial Health - Robbinsdale Medical Building

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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, with the exception of senior clinic 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