Hospitalist Program

Hospitalists: Your Go-To Hospital Care Experts

We are the team that is completely dedicated to your hospital care and experience. Consider us your primary-care provider of the hospital: at your bedside, day or night, helping you make the best, most informed decisions about your care.

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The North Memorial Health Advantage

  • Our sole focus is your care—we’re experts on what your hospital experience should be. We coordinate with your specialists to make sure you’re getting exactly what you want and need during your stay.
  • We’re board-certified physicians who understand the importance of collaboration and connection. We value the time we spend with you: listening, learning, informing you of your options, setting you up with the right providers and plans, and advocating for you.
  • We’re committed to making your hospital experience a healing one. It can be overwhelming when you are not feeling well and are being seen by a new team, with ever-changing details. We strive to provide a healing experience with clear communication, keeping you at the center at all times.
  • We recognize that staying in the hospital is a very vulnerable experience. We bring compassion, and empathy and considerable medical expertise to your unique situation.

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Care Team

Our highly trained experts empower you with the knowledge and the support you need to get the healthcare you want.

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Lobsang Choedon Trasar, MD

Hospital Medicine
I strive to provide holistic and compassionate care to all my customers.
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Abigail Peterson

Abigail Peterson, MD

Hospital Medicine
I strive to create a collaborative approach to individual wellness and health.
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Zach Zabadal, PA-C

Hospital Medicine
I want customers to feel comfortable and empowered when it comes to healthcare.
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Rodney D. McFadden, MD

Hospital Medicine
I give my customers respect and do my best in treating their illness.
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Charles Reinisch Salmen, MD, MPHIL

Hospital Medicine
I partner with individuals and families to navigate health challenges and finding meaningful solutions together.
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Suzanne Schermerhorn, MD

Hospital Medicine
I approach each person as an individual as we navigate their healthcare together.
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Viet Pham, MD

Hospital Medicine
I strive to be compassionate and understanding in a time of need.
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Alyssa R. Friesen, PA-C

Hospital Medicine
I utilize evidence-based medicine and custom integrated decision making to provide compassionate care.
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Barrett Holen, MD

Hospital Medicine
I provide a holistic approach to care focusing on the customers values.
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Kaylle Foley, APRN, CNP

Hospital Medicine
I strive to provide compassionate care with a holistic focus.
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Kelly L. Downes, PA-C

Hospital Medicine
I aim to be an advocate for every customer through shared decision-making and open dialogue.
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Barry Marolt, DO

Hospital Medicine
I believe in the best care possible for all of my customers.
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Tess J. Neddersen, PA-C

Hospital Medicine
I strive to provide customer-centered care to optimize a person's health and hospital experience.
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Lu Ji, MD

Hospital Medicine
I strive to actively listen to each customer and develop individualized plans of care.
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Marco Salmen, MD

Hospital Medicine
I enjoy working with customers and their families during important health transitions and acting as their navigator across the continuum of acute care.
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Abdurkedir Geda, MD

Hospital Medicine
I aim for early and accurate diagnosis along with optimal treatment for my customers.
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