Published on March 29, 2022

Essentia Health welcomes hospitalist Dr. Joshua Sawlaw

Dr. Joshua SawlawEssentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center is proud to announce that hospitalist Dr. Joshua Sawlaw is joining our team.

“I have been drawn to Essentia for the last several years for its reputation of quality, combined with its Catholic values and background,” said Dr. Sawlaw. “As a devout Catholic myself, I appreciate their values of joy and hospitality.”      

Dr. Sawlaw earned his medical degree from the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois. He completed his residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria.

“My time working as a hospitalist over the past year has helped me develop an interest in compassionate end-of-life care. I look forward to providing all of my patients with compassionate and comprehensive care,” said Dr. Sawlaw.       

To see Dr. Sawlaw’s full profile, visit and click on “Doctors & Providers.”