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Alan Beal, MD

Emergency & Trauma
Surgery
I place great emphasis on communicating with my customers.
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Approach To Care

Dr. Beal specializes in evaluating complex surgical and trauma-related issues, and then delivering critical information and treatment plans to customers. He addresses his customers’ concerns by explaining the issues and procedures in detail, and by providing them and their families with realistic guidance and expectations.

In order to provide the best quality of care possible, Dr. Beal also believes it is critical to offer a much-needed gentle ear to customers undergoing these difficult medical and surgical problems. As such, he places great emphasis on listening and communication.

Experience

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts – St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1973
  • Medical Degree –  University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1979

Residency

  • General Surgical Residency – Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, 1988

Fellowship

  • Critical Care Medicine – Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, 1983
  • Surgical Critical Care – University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1993

Certification

  • American Board of Surgery, with added qualifications in Surgical Critical Care

Personal

Dr. Beal was born and raised in the Twin Cities and is married with two adult children, three step-children and nine grandchildren. He once played minor league baseball for the Cincinnati Reds and is a member of the St. Olaf College Athletic Hall of Fame. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf and has a personal goal of visiting a large number of national parks with his family in the next 10 years.