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Kurt Andrew Hessen, MD, ABEM

Emergency Medicine
I believe in the importance of a good follow up plan and long term health management goals.

Approach To Care

Dr. Hessen believes a good follow up plan and long term health management goals are important to create prior to discharge in order for a customer to achieve their best health.



  • Medical School – University of Minnesota Medical School


  • Residency Training – University of Michigan


  • Volunteered for one year at a hospital in Africa


Dr. Hessen is married with two young boys and one dog. He enjoys hiking, camping and other outdoor activities as well as playing hockey and golf.

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