Family medicine physician joins Lakeside Clinic

Dr. Robert McDonald, a family medicine physician, has joined the Essentia Health-Lakeside Clinic in Duluth.

Dr. McDonald has a long history of caring for patients in Duluth, beginning with medical school and his residency training and continuing for the next 13 years with P.S. Rudie and Associates.

He earned a medical degree at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, the first two years of training being on the Duluth campus. He returned to the northland to complete residency in family medicine at the Duluth Family Medicine Residency Program. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine in family medicine.