Published on October 15, 2019

Essentia Health welcomes Physician Assistant Gidget Peterson

Gidget Peterson

Physician Assistant Gidget Peterson has joined the Urgent Care at Essentia Health-Virginia Medical Arts Clinic in Virginia, Minnesota.

“Essentia’s mission statement and values align with my own personal beliefs, and I respect the organization’s overall approach to health care,” says Peterson.

Peterson earned a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is certified as a physician assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistants.

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

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