Altru Clinic in Crookston will begin offering weekly orthopedic care provided by Altru Advanced Orthopedics. Dr. Jeremy Gardener, specializing in knees and hips will continue to see patients at Altru Clinic in Crookston.

    Adding expanded coverage, Heather Shimek, FNP-C, from Altru Advanced Orthopedics will offer general orthopedic care, creating more availability to specialized medical care.

    Shimek is a graduate of the University of North Dakota and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

    Orthopedic trauma follow-up appointments are now available via telemedicine, keeping care close to home.

    To schedule an orthopedic appointment at Altru Clinic in Crookston, call 218.281.9100.