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Essentia Health-Deer River Clinic

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115 10th Ave NE, STE A
Deer River, MN 56636


General: 218-246-8275
Fax: 218-246-8279


Monday - Friday:
8 am - 5 pm

Call for holiday hours

Facility Overview

See a medical provider close to home in a place that’s always warm and welcoming. The Essentia Health-Deer River Clinic provides primary and specialty care. Whether you live in Deer River or nearby, we're here to help you and your family feel your best.

Deer River Clinic is an outpatient department of Essentia Health-Deer River hospital, and we’re in the same building. Our combined hospital and clinic location offers you even more health care options. You’ll find us off Division Street (MN-6) on 10th Avenue.

Primary Care for All Ages

Everyone needs a primary care provider. Partner with a provider who can help you stay healthy throughout your life.

Our family medicine team provides primary care services to your whole family. Our geriatrics team only sees older adults. Family medicine providers may offer prenatal care as part of their services—even if they don’t deliver babies. Call to learn if this service is currently offered. See us for your next physical or to discuss new or ongoing health concerns.

Learn more about primary care options at the Deer River Clinic:

Services & Specialty Care

Essentia Health offers a wide range of specialty care, some of which is available at the Deer River Clinic. Our specialists have extra training in diagnosing and treating conditions in specific areas of the body.

Getting an expert or second opinion can provide clarity and peace of mind. Your primary care team can help determine if you may benefit from seeing a specialist and make a referral.

Learn more about services at the Deer River Clinic, including specialty care:

Not finding what you're looking for? Find other services and specialties at a location near you.

Services may be provided by a visiting medical provider who sees patients at this clinic on a limited basis.
Services may be provided at the clinic via a secure video chat with an off-site medical provider.

Charges for Minnesota Clinic Services

We are committed to price transparency and provide a list of the top 25 procedures (that cost over $25) offered at this clinic and the related charges. A charge is defined as the dollar amount Essentia sets for a clinic service and does not include any discounts negotiated with insurance companies. This clinic is a hospital-based clinic, and you will be charged an additional facility fee when receiving services at this location.

Rehabilitation Services

If you're looking for outpatient therapy services, visit Essentia Health-Deer River hospital next door for:

Compliments & Complaints

If you’d like to share a compliment, concern, or suggestion, please contact our clinic leader Nancy Buescher. You can also fill out our online compliments and complaints form.

Support Our Clinic

Have you been inspired by the care you or a loved one received? Support your local clinic or hospital by donating to the Deer River Area Health Care Foundation. The Foundation provides financial support to the Deer River Clinic and hospital with help from patients and family members like you.

Parking & Entrance

We’re attached to the Essentia Health-Deer River hospital. Enjoy free parking on the east side of the building, including reserved handicapped space. We also have a drop-off area in the front. Enter through the main door and our clinic is to the left.

Patient Information

Explore our patients and visitors section to find information about billing, financial assistance, medical records, patient rights and responsibilities, and more.

National Health Services Corps

Get comprehensive primary care and mental and behavioral health care regardless of your ability to pay. Learn about the discounts we offer as a National Health Service Corps-approved site.

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