Dr. Andrew H. Schmidt, MD, is Chief of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Hennepin County Medical Center, where he has practiced since 1993. He is also a Professor at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Schmidt specializes in trauma care and adult reconstructive surgery. He is also a past-President of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. He has published over 70 scientific articles and over 15 textbook chapters.