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William F. Schnell, MDWilliam F. Schnell, MD

Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professional, personable, knowledgeable, skilled. He takes time to talk and figure out what needs to be done, then takes care of it.” ~Melvin


Medical Degree

University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI

Awards & Acknowledgements

In 2016, Dr. Schnell was named one of "100 Influential Minnesota Health Care Leaders" by Minnesota Physician, a monthly, independent business newspaper.

Available for Appointments

Orthopaedic Associates Clinic, Hibbing
Hibbing Family Medical Clinic
Lake View Clinic, Two Harbors


Professional Affiliations

Lake Superior Medical Society
American Medical Association
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Minnesota Orthopaedic Society, past president
Minnesota Medical Association
Clinical Orthopaedic Society

Hospital Affiliations

St. Luke’s Hospital
Lakeview Memorial Hospital
Fairview Range, Hibbing