Mark Palit, MD

The surgeons of Orthopedic Specialists have combined their training and experience to treat a multitude of orthopedic conditions and injuries for patients in Fort Dodge, Belmond, Clarion, Garner, and Humboldt. Our three specialists are renowned for their work in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty, including spine care, sports medicine, total joint replacement & revision surgery, trauma, and physical therapy services. With compassion and expertise, Orthopedic Specialists’ surgeons are dedicated to providing you with the progressive, individualized care that you deserve.

Mark Palit, MD
Primary Clinic
Orthopedic Specialists
2700 1st Avenue South
Ste 100
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
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Mark Palit, MD - Practice Information

Joined Orthopedic Specialists


Medical Interests

Orthopedics, spine, sports medicine

Education & Professional Certification


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with added qualification in orthopaedic sports medicine


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, Illinois (undergraduate), University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago (medical)


Lenox Hill Hospital (general surgery)


Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, a division of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York City (orthopedics, chief resident)


San Francisco Spine Institute in Daly City, CA (orthopedic spine surgery)

Professional Societies

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Iowa Medical Society, Iowa Orthopaedic Society

Professional & Personal Interests

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Grew up in Champaign, IL, enjoys running, bicycling, skiing, trapshooting, playing tennis, and reading a good book