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Kourtney Kemp, MD, FACS

I strive to establish a bond of trust with my customers.

Approach To Care

As a board-certified surgeon, Dr. Kemp’s commitment is to individuals as well as the complex health care community. She strives to provide quality care, establish a bond of trust with her customers and advocates for their curiosity and continued education about their health issues.



  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Math – Montana Tech School of Mines, Butte, MT
  • Medical Degree – Ross University


  • Hennepin County Medical Center


  • American Board of Surgery


  • Lead Physician – North Memorial Esophageal Center
  • Created first Physicians for Human Rights chapter in Dominica, West Indies
  • Co-author of largest robotic Nissen/hiatal hernia case series
  • Co-author of book chapter on robotic foregut surgery
  • National environmental engineer design champion for her work and design of sanitization and reduction of waste water in produce farming, 2004
  • Award for Appreciation & Dedication to Dominican Youth Education
  • Montana Tech Alumni Recognition Award, 2014


Dr. Kemp enjoys playing games with her family, traveling, water sports, basketball, snowboarding, movie/TV documentaries and musicals. She has lived in Montana, Portland, the Caribbean, Miami, New York City, Chicago and Seattle. She is a Seattle Seahawks fan and married to a New England Patriots fan.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Don’t see your carrier or have insurance questions? Contact us at 763-581-CARE.

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