Dr. John Degelau, MD

Hospice & Palliative MedicineMaleAge 64

Dr. Degelau

Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)

407 E 3rd St Duluth, MN 55805

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(218) 786-4000

Dr. John Degelau, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Duluth, MN and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with medical facilities M Health Fairview Southdale Hospital and Regions Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Degelau to book an appointment.

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Dr. Degelau's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedsores
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Broken Neck
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilia
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Laryngitis
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Opioid Withdrawal
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thyroiditis
  • TMJ
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Unstable Angina
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Degelau, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Duluth, MN and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
U Minn-St Paul Ramsey
Fellowship Hospital
1986
University of Minnesota
Residency Hospital
1983
University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical School

Awards

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Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)

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Affiliated Hospitals

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M Health Fairview Southdale Hospital

Edina, MN

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Regions Hospital

Saint Paul, MN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

21 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)