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Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building


420 E 1st St
Duluth, MN 55805


General: 218-786-8364


Monday - Friday:
8 am - 5 pm

Call for holiday hours

Facility Overview

See a wide range of skilled providers at the Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building. You’ll find specialists and primary care providers for kids and adults in our building. Our clinic is also home to the Essentia Health Cancer Center (Duluth) and Erick Peter Person Children’s Cancer Center.

The 1st Street Building is one of three Duluth Clinic buildings on Essentia Health's downtown campus. You can reach all our medical buildings on campus by skywalk. During your visit, enjoy views of Lake Superior and outdoor spaces that promote healing. Our modern building has earned Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The Duluth Clinic is an outpatient department of Essentia Health-Duluth.

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 internal medicine team provides primary care to adults. Our pediatricians only see kids. See us for your next physical or to discuss new or ongoing health concerns.

Learn more about primary care options at the Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building:

Pediatric Tobacco Cessation

Get the support your teen or adolescent child needs to be tobacco free. Turn to the supportive tobacco education and cessation experts at Essentia Health for effective and proven ways to quit.

Call 844-403-7010 to make an appointment.

Services & Specialty Care

Essentia Health offers a wide range of specialty care, some of which is available at the Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building. 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 Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building, 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.

Adult and Children’s Cancer Center

Our clinic is home to the Essentia Health-Cancer Center and the Erick Peter Person Children’s Cancer Center in Duluth, Minnesota. We offer screenings, advanced cancer treatments, and clinical research studies near you. Allow us to guide you on your journey toward good health and healing. To make an appointment, call 218-786-3625.

Learn more about the specialties and services at our centers, including:

You’ll also find more services that are a part of our Cancer Center in other buildings on our downtown campus including:

Caring Ways Cancer Resource Center

Your cancer care team is a great resource for questions you may have as well as support. You’ll also find more help at The Caring Ways Cancer Resource Center, including:

  • A library of books, brochures, DVDs, and CDs
  • Internet access and virtual resources
  • Support group and mentorship information
  • Wig and hat room

All community members are welcome—even if you get your care outside of Essentia. Most informational resources are free thanks to the support of the Miller-Dwan Foundation.

The Cancer Resource Center is on the 2nd Floor of the 1st Street Building and is open Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. To learn more, call 218-786-3581.

Volunteer at Our Cancer Center

Help patients and families who are fighting cancer. Our Cancer Center is always looking for positive, energetic people to:

  • Work in the Caring Ways Cancer Resource Center
  • Deliver snacks to patients in our infusion room
  • Visit with patients and families in waiting area
  • Mentor – If you're a cancer survivor or caregiver, you can help support others.

If you have questions, email or call 218-786-4420. When you’re ready, fill out an online application:


The Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building is only one facility on Essentia Health’s medical campus in downtown Duluth. On our campus, you'll find three cafeterias, a restaurant, two coffee shops, two gift shops, and ATMs. In the Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building alone, you can take advantage of:

Guest Wi-Fi

Take advantage of free guest Wi-Fi.

Nearby Lodging

The Sheraton Duluth Hotel is connected to the Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building by skywalk. It’s also a comfortable, nearby place for friends and family to stay. The Sheraton offers a medical rate and a free, daily shuttle service.

Book a Room

Call the Sheraton Duluth Hotel at 218-733-5660 to book your room. When making your reservation, ask for the Essentia Health medical rate.More information The medical rate applies to traditional rooms for patients and families visiting Essentia Health.

To learn more about guest rooms, hotel amenities, and Restaurant 301, visit

Compliments & Complaints

If you’d like to share your thoughts, please 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 by donating to the Duluth Clinic Foundation or the Miller-Dwan Foundation. Both provide financial support to the Duluth Clinic with help from patients and family members like you.

Parking & Entrance

Construction is affecting traffic and parking on our downtown Duluth campus. You may need extra time to get to your appointment.

Find the latest information here.


The Essentia Health-Duluth 1st Street Pharmacy is right on site. Pick up your prescriptions from pharmacists who get to know you, your doctors, and your medication history.

Taking complex or many medicines? Ask how our pharmacists can help you with medication management.

Patient Information

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

Joint Commission Accredited

This location is accredited by the Joint Commission. This internationally recognized symbol of quality represents our commitment to providing exceptional patient care. View all our awards and recognitions.

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.

Essentia Health Downtown Duluth Campus

Essentia’s medical campus in downtown Duluth, Minnesota, allows you to get more of the care you need in one location. All the medical buildings on our campus are connected by skywalks. You’ll find these buildings on our campus:

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