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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Heiner is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He specializes in adult and pediatric orthopedic oncology and adult reconstructive orthopedics, including joint replacements, allografts, arthritis surgery, and musculoskeletal oncology.


Dr. Heiner is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Research Society, the International Society of Limb Salvage, the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the Connective Tumor Oncology Society. He has authored dozens of journal articles and book chapters.


Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial, UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Orthopedics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
Residency University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
Internship University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
Medical School Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1979


Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

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Dr. Heiner is studying the use of proximal femoral allografts in total hip revision, and he recently completed a comparison of collared versus collarless designs in femoral endoprostheses. His current basic science research involves metastatic disease and collagen markers, gene markers in soft tissue sarcomas, and bone morphogenetic proteins.

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