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Tracy D. Rupke, M.D.

Blaine, Vadnais Heights

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About Me

Dr. Tracy Rupke’s Approach to Care

“I am dedicated to providing the best care possible for my patients. I love running and understand every patient’s desire to return to their own life and activities.”

Educational background for Dr. Rupke

Much of Dr. Rupke’s training and education took place in Ontario, Canada. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Guelph, earned her medical degree at Queen’s University in Kingston, and underwent residency training at the University of Ottawa. There she also completed a Sports Medicine fellowship, and she went on to train in the University of Washington’s Foot and Ankle Surgery fellowship program at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington.


Undergraduate Studies

University of Guelph — Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Medical School

Queen’s University — Kingston, Ontario, Canada


University of Ottawa — Ottawa, Ontario, Canada


  • Sports Medicine
    University of Ottawa — Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
    Harborview Medical Center | University of Washington — Seattle, WA

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS)
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
  • Canadian Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (COFAS)

Additional Training

  • Instructor — AOFAS, AANA foot and ankle arthroscopy course
  • Reviewer — Orthopedics Journal
  • Multiple presentations and publications

Team Medical Coverage

  • US Waterski
  • USSA Skiing (informally)

Global Volunteer Work

Volunteering surgical skills in Honduras at One World Surgery/Holy Family Surgery Center

Personal Interests

Dr. Rupke enjoys running, waterskiing, downhill skiing, traveling, and spending time with family

Conditions We Treat


  • Reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle
  • Orthopedic trauma

My Team

My Team

At Summit, each physician works alongside a team of professionals to care for you, our patient.




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