Andrew Thomas, M.D.

"I am continually amazed by the mixture of strength, elegance, and humanity that come together in my patients' hands and feel fortunate to be able to play a role in helping them when they encounter disease or injury as they seek
to return to strength and function."

At Summit, each physician hand selects a team of medical and administrative professionals who work together to care for you, our patient. Read more about our team approach to care.

  • Ronda Ellevold, ATC, Certified Athletic Trainer

Personal Interests
Spending time with spouse and 3 daughters, hiking, skiing, woodworking, rugby, tennis

Military Service
Enlisted infantryman, 1st Battalion/3rd Regiment (The Old Guard)
Honorable discharge from active duty

Undergraduate Studies
Colgate University — Hamilton, New York

Medical School
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons — New York, New York

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, University
Hospital of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons — New York, New York


  • The Indiana Hand Center — Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Osteosynthefragen — Davos, Switzerland
  • Zentrum für Ambulante Diagnostik und Chirurgie — Freiburg, Germany

Professional Memberships & Positions

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Board of Directors of the Twin Cities Medical Foundation
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Conjoined Board for Hand Surgery Standards
  • Minnesota Academy of Medicine


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