Providing specialized orthopedic care at six convenient locations across Northeast Wisconsin. Click to find a location near you.
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About Jay Minorik, M.D.

Dr. Minorik, a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, joined Valley Orthopedic Clinic, which eventually joined forces with OSI, in 2002. He treats patients in Appleton and Shawano.

Dr. Minorik has a subspecialty in sports medicine and completed a sports medicine fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute. He’s an Active Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and a member of the Wisconsin Medical Society and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Minorik serves as a clinical instructor for the Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency program. During his career, he has participated in the Lawrence University, Appleton Area School District, and St. Mary Catholic High School athletic programs.

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Primary Specialties


  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Internship & Residency: Northwestern Medical School/McGaw Medical Center
  • Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute; Birmingham, AL


Patient Reviews

Greeted warmly: polite, efficient assistant. Been with Dr. Minorik for years. Always feel valued , like he listens and offers solid suggestions for getting healthier.

-M. E.

Dr Minorik is a very patient man. He does not rush appointments. He will explain his answers to your questions in a clear way to aide in your understanding. He has a sense of humor and kindness you don’t find in [doctors]. I’ll never go anywhere else than with Dr Jay Minorik.
-Rainbow W.

So informative, thorough, and pleasant. Also made me feel like he had all the time I needed. Thank you.

-OSI Patient

Dr . Minorik listens with an empathetic ear. He offers a wide range of options for care and explains each option in detail. He promotes wellness and physical activity, with modifications as necessary for orthopedic challenges. Highly recommend!

-OSI Patient

Additional Specialties

  • Foot and ankle deformities
  • Fracture care
  • Hand/carpal tunnel
  • Sports medicine
  • Total joint replacements (knee, shoulder)
  • Trauma
  • Upper extremity
  • Workers’ Compensation