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Dr. Mickelson joins Women’s Health Center

MICKELSON, Kaye-5Kaye Mickelson, MD, an Obstetrics and Gyne­cology physician, is joining Women’s Health Center on September 22. She will see female patients of all ages at the Women’s Health Center Northfield and FamilyHealth Medical Clinics – Lakeville.

Dr. Mickelson comes to Women’s Health Center from Allina Women’s Health in St. Paul.

Dr. Mickelson is board-certified in OB/GYN and has over 20 years of experience. She earned her medical degree from the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine and did her residency at the University of Minnesota.

It was during medical school that she discovered her passion for delivering babies, and performing surgeries to im­prove the lives of women.

“I like to listen to the patients, explain the best options and invite patients to participate in discus­sion and decision making,” she says.

Dr. Mickelson has special training in advanced laparoscopic gynecologic surgery, plus medical and surgical treatment of menopausal symptoms. Her interests include treatment of endome­triosis, diagnosis and treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding, menopause, and diagnosis and treatment of PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome).

And, of course, delivering babies.

For an appointment, call Women’s Health Center Northfield at (507) 646-1478, or FamilyHealth Medical Clinic in Lakeville at (952) 469-0500.

Dermatologist coming to Lakeville

Dr. Kalaaji

Dr. Kalaaji

Amer Kalaaji, MD, a Mayo Clinic specialist in Dermatology, will begin seeing patients at FamilyHealth Medical Clinic in Lakeville July 13.

Dr. Kalaaji, an associate professor at Mayo Medical School in Rochester, will be in Lakeville three days a week. His services are provided by Mayo Clinic Specialty Services.

A graduate of University of Toronto School of Medicine, Dr. Kalaaji performed his internship at Toronto General Hospital and his dermatology residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Mich. where he served as Chief Resident. He also did graduate work at the University of Toronto’s Department of Pathology.

Kathleen Meier, Clinic Services Administrator at Northfield Hospital & Clinics, says Dr. Kalaaji brings a valuable service to FamilyHealth Medical Clinic.

“We are delighted to bring this specialty to the Lakeville area,” she said. “This fills an important need in our service area. It will be a great convenience to our patients and a great complement to the work of other providers.” Read more »

Hans Bengtson, MD, joins orthopedic practice

Hans Bengtson, MD

Hans Bengtson, MD

Hans Bengtson, MD, an orthopedic surgeon, has joined Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic of Northfield, a service of Northfield Hospital & Clinics.

 Beginning in September, Dr. Bengtson will work with Robert Shepley, MD; Brad Wille, MD; Clint Muench, MD; and Erik Stroemer, MD. He will see a full range of patients in clinic at Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic in Northfield and at nearby FamilyHealth Medical Clinics. He will operate at Northfield Hospital. 

Dr. Bengtson’s professional association with OFC is a homecoming of sorts. He is a 1998 graduate of Northfield High School and the son of Kathy Bengtson, former director of Northfield Home Care. Read more »

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