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Leanne Ritz, APRN, CRNA

I work to deliver exceptional service and compassionate care to all our patients.

Approach To Care

Leanne Ritz has over a decade of experience as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) with roles ranging from a staff CRNA and an adjunct faculty member to her current role as director of surgical services.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing – University of St. Thomas, 1992
  • Master’s Degree in Nurse Anesthesia – St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, 2003


Each year, Leanne Ritz travels to Peru on a medical mission with St. Francis of Assisi where she provides anesthesia for children undergoing surgery to correct a cleft lip or cleft palate.

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