Dr. Robert McDonald, MD

Dr. Robert McDonald, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert McDonald, MD is a family medicine specialist in Duluth, MN and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in family medicine.

Essentia Health-Lakeside Clinic (Duluth)

4621 E Superior St

Duluth, MN 55804
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

102  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • St Luke's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Robert McDonald, MD
Great Doctor. Nice guy, committed to thoroughly accommodating his patients, good at connecting with people interpersonally and seems happy to help them. I find that many doctors are apathetic and act as if they have somewhere better to be. In all of my experiences, Dr. McDonald has taken his time...Read More
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Mar 29, 2018
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Dr. McDonald is a great physican. He's nice, welcoming and takes the time to discuss every detail or concern. I recommend him.
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Duluth, MN – Mar 25, 2017
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Most compassionate Doctor I've ever had. Very Knowledgable and humble, rare bread in a doctor. I became his patient, and now i consider him my friend. He's my health care advocate, the one person I can rely on for support, while helping me make wise health care decisions.
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