Approach To Care

As a board-certified emergency physician, Dr. Elder has over 20 years of experience serving customers at North Memorial Health’s emergency and urgent care locations.



  • Board Certified, Emergency Medicine, 1995-present


  • Medical Director – Maple Grove Hospital, Emergency Care Center, 2009-present


Aside from his work, Dr. Elder is a dedicated family man, sports enthusiast and outdoor adventurer.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare