Dr. Robert McDonald, MD

Dr. Robert McDonald, MD

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48 y/o
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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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Dr. McDonald's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Atherosclerosis
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Coccygeal Pain
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Ear Disorders
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Screening
Gout
Heart Disease
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
HIV Screening
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Insomnia
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Syphilis Screening
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • St Luke's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1996
    University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School
    1996

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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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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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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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Locations

Essentia Health-Lakeside Clinic (Duluth)

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(218) 206-8571

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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