For more than two decades, University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) has been the multi-specialty group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty. We serve the land grant mission of the University by providing high quality, innovative and leading-edge care to patients across the state of Minnesota and beyond.

We have world-leading experts in a broad range of specialties and primary care, are committed to the discovery of cures and treatments and provide patients access to the latest evidence-based care. University of Minnesota Physicians owns and operates specialty and family medicine clinics, employs more than 1,200 physicians and 2,400 providers and staff, and contributes a significant portion of operating revenue to support the University of Minnesota Medical School’s research and education priorities.

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    In line with the University of Minnesota's land-grant mission, our physicians and advanced practice providers deliver high-quality care to patients in communities statewide.

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    Find the care you need for you and your family. Our physicians provide a wide variety of services from primary care to specialty care at our M Physicians locations. 

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    University of Minnesota Physicians offers a broad range of specialty and primary care. Our providers are experts in delivering world-class patient care, discovering new cures and treatments and training the next generation of healthcare professionals.

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Our executive leadership team has a wide range of experiences which help guide patient care, research and educational strategies. Our team of leaders are responsible for fulfilling the mission and vision of M Physicians. Our competency-based Board of Directors supports the development strategy and growth planning for our vibrant and impactful practice.



University of Minnesota Physicians is proud to have partnerships with health systems across the region. Through these partnerships, we carry out our mission to provide access to top-tier patient care to communities across the state. For more than 20 years, University of Minnesota Physicians, the University of Minnesota and Fairview Health Services have partnered combining academic and community medicine. In 2018, the organizations expanded the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) partnership creating a shared care delivery system; M Health Fairview. In addition to our collaboration with Fairview Health Services, M Physicians also has partnerships with Park Nicollet, Regions Hospital, North Memorial Hospital, Children’s Minnesota, Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare, TRIA Orthopedic Center and CentraCare Health.

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The University of Minnesota Medical School is a national research powerhouse with a legacy of medical breakthroughs. University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) serves as the integrated group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School. Our physician faculty members have long been recognized for pioneering breakthroughs and are worldwide leaders in family medicine, regenerative medicine, transplantation, global medicine and basic science research. More than 70 percent of the doctors that practice in Minnesota were trained by University of Minnesota Physicians.