Michaela West

Michaela A. West, MD, PhD, FACS

Surgery
Trauma
I'm always striving to find even better ways to deliver care to all.

Approach To Care

Dr. Michaela West has been in practice for more than 2 decades, with a breadth of experience in emergency surgery and treatment of complicated infections.

Experience

Education

  • Bachelors Science in Biochemistry – University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
  • Doctor of Medicine – Loyola Stritch School Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Surgery/Biochemistry/Biometry – University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Residencies/internships

  • General Surgery – University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Critical Care

Recognition

  • Adjunct Professor Surgery University of Minnesota
  • Association of Women Surgeons Research Foundation Board of Directors
  • Surgical Infection Society Research Foundation Board of Directors
  • Shock Society Treasurer

Personal

Dr. West is an avid runner and skier. She enjoys traveling, reading, cooking, and spending time with her grandchildren.

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