Dr. David John Gerlach MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. David Gerlach is an orthopedic surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 10 years. Dr. Gerlach accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Mercy Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mercy Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Washington University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2004–2009

University of Washington
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 2009–2010

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 2004

Publications & Presentations

Early results of the Ponseti method for the treatment of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele.
Gerlach, D.J., Gurnett, C.A., Limpaphayom, N., Alaee, F., Zhang, Z., Porter, K., Kirchhofer, M., Smyth, M.D., Dobbs, M.B.

Corticosteroid injection in diabetic patients with trigger finger. A prospective, randomized, controlled double-blinded study.
Baumgarten, K. M., Gerlach, D., Boyer, M. I.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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