Dr. Robert N. Hovda, MD

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Specializes in Geriatric Medicine • Male • Age 67

13819 Hanson Blvd NW
Andover, MN 55304
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Dr. Hovda's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Avenue South
Edina, MN 55435
Fairview Ridges Hospital
201 East Nicollet Boulevard
Burnsville, MN 55337

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hovda

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Fairview Andover Clinic
Fairview Andover Clinic
13819 Hanson Blvd NW
Andover, MN 55304
Fairview Clinics
Fairview Clinics
4000 Central Ave NE
Columbia Heights, MN 55421
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    Dr. Hovda's Experience

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Geriatric Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Hovda

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    University Minn St Johns Affil
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Minn St Johns Affil
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hovda & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Hovda's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Hovda has admitting privileges:

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    • Fairview Ridges Hospital

    • Fairview Southdale Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hovda

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hovda to family and friends

    1 response
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    Dr. Hovda's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 1 response
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hovda
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Hovda accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    Fairview Andover Clinic
    13819 Hanson Blvd NW
    Andover, MN 55304
    (763) 572-5700 (Office)
    B
    Fairview Clinics
    4000 Central Ave NE
    Columbia Heights, MN 55421
    (763) 572-5700 (Office)
    C
    1020 W Broadway Ave
    Minneapolis, MN 55411
    (612) 302-8200 (Office)
    (612) 521-4725 (Fax)
    D
    Fairview Brooklyn Park Clinic
    Brooklyn Park Office
    10000 Zane Ave N
    Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
    (763) 528-6999 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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