Published on August 16, 2022

Essentia Health-Moose Lake Clinic welcomes family medicine specialist Dr. Andrew Ames  

 Dr. Andrew Ames, a family medicine specialist, is excited to be practicing at the Essentia Health-Moose Lake Clinic.

Dr. Andrew Ames“My first job out of high school was at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, so coming back after serving in the military feels like I’m coming back to family,” said Dr. Ames. “I grew up in the Moose Lake area and trained with and worked with Essentia doctors during medical school, and I’m excited to be back home providing a full spectrum of care.”

Dr. Ames earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Duluth and completed his family medicine residency at David Grant USAF Medical Center at the Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, California. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

“I’m here to help my patients,” said Dr. Ames. “I will always give you all the options and best recommendations based on available information and answer all of your questions related to your health.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ames, please call (218) 485-2105.