Paul Lafferty, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Paul Lafferty

Contact Info

Office Address:
640 Jackson Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

Mailing Address:
Regions Hospital
640 Jackson Street
Mail Stop 11503L
St. Paul MN 55101

Administrative Assistant Name
Kathy Cherry

Administrative Phone

Administrative Fax Number

Additional Locations


  • Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgeon

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

New York University - Hospital for Joint Diseases (orthopaedic surgery)

University of Minnesota - Regions Hospital (orthopaedic trauma)


Dr. Lafferty is an Assistant Professor and is an orthopaedic trauma surgeon. His clinical interests include periarticular fractures, pelvic ring injuries, malunions, nonunions, osteomyelitis and general orthopaedic trauma.


  • Orthopaedics

Professional Associations

  • Chairman, Orthopaedic Peer Review Committee, Regions Hospital
  • Site Principal Investigator, Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium (METRC), Regions Hospital
  • Site Director, University of Minnesota Clinical Research Committee (CRC), Regions Hospital


Research Summary/Interests

  • Ankle Syndesmotic Injuries
  • Surgical Simulation
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Flail Chest
  • Rib Fractures




  • Orthopaedic TraumaPeriarticular FracturesLower Extremity FracturesMalunions and NonunionsUpper Extremity FracturesPelvic and Acetabular FracturesOsteomyelitis

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic Trauma; Periarticular Fractures; Lower Extremity Fractures; Malunions and Nonunions; Upper Extremity Fractures; Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures; Osteomyelitis