Emergency Services

We're Your Emergency Contact

When the worst happens, we are at our best. We have the sharpest skills and finest resources to treat you immediately. Between the Emergency Care Center at North – Maple Grove Hospital and the Emergency Department at North – Robbinsdale Hospital, we coordinate care and share physicians and resources for consistently exceptional results. Together, we treat more than 100,000 patients a year, but you are never just a number: You’re our priority. Our multidisciplinary team works with you to get you back to your multilayered, yet very singular life, stat.


The North Memorial Health Advantage

  • We have two exceptional, experienced emergency departments between North – Robbinsdale Hospital and North – Maple Grove Hospital: Our board-certified emergency physicians and nurses provide care to nearly 110,000 people every year, 24/7.
  • Both North – Robbinsdale Hospital and North – Maple Grove Hospital emergency departments are used as models for other emergency departments nationwide.
  • Between the North Memorial Health Air Care and Ambulance Services and our two hospitals, we can efficiently transport and effectively treat you. You can take comfort in knowing we train to make emergencies our every day.
  • North – Robbinsdale Hospital is a Level I Adult Trauma Center that also takes care of children. We have the resources to treat nearly every possible injury.
  • Our Emergency Care Center at North – Maple Grove Hospital offers the finest community hospital emergency care and integrates seamlessly with North – Robbinsdale Hospital when needed.
  • We like taking care of you, and you like it, too: We consistently rate above the 80th percentile for patient satisfaction.

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  • Our experienced caretakers recognize significant illnesses quickly. We’re proud of our organization and ability to drop everything and treat you the way you would like to be treated: compassionately and efficiently.
  • A real emergency room is nothing like the ones you see on TV, but we do play a starring role in getting you stabilized. We’re highly trained from head to toe, and will do everything we can to get you on the road to recovery.

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Ambulance Services

As the largest hospital-based air and ground service in the country, North Memorial Health is committed to getting patients to the appropriate care setting safely and quickly to ensure the best possible clinical outcomes. Our Air Care team responds to more than 6,000 service requests a year, and our Ambulance team is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services—the gold standard in the industry.

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Trauma Care

Great healthcare goes beyond those critical first moments in the emergency room. Our trauma program has a 97 percent survival rate, thanks to our expert staff and incredible resources. See how we help you heal.

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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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Brett Wieker, MD

Emergency Medicine
I deliver common sense care.
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Brenden Wilde, MD

Emergency Medicine
I believe in providing careful and comprehensive emergency medical care to all ages.
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Lane Patten, MD

Emergency Medicine
I listen to my patients strive to ensure they are treated with respect and compassion on what may be the worst day of their lives.
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Robert Deisz, MD

Emergency Medicine
I feel it is important to communicate with patients and families in a way that helps relieve the stress of an ER visit.
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Katie Vogt, MD

Emergency Medicine
I treat patients with respect, compassion and kindness – the way I would want my family to be treated.
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Joseph Burkett, MD

Emergency Medicine
I take a thorough and compassionate approach with all my patients.
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Kristin Schaefer, MD

Emergency Medicine
I strive to deliver exceptional service and compassionate care to all our patients.
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Holly Schrupp Berg, MD

Emergency Medicine
I'm committed to providing the highest quality acute medical and trauma care for patients of all ages.
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Damon Cashman, MD

Emergency Medicine
I strive to provide patients with excellent and compassionate emergency care.
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Leonardo A. Saavedra, MD, FACEP

Emergency Medicine
I am committed to providing the best quality emergency care.
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Nicholas L. Menth, MD

Emergency Medicine
I focus on helping my patients get through difficult times the best they can.
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Todd R. Gengerke, MD

Emergency Medicine
I believe in a common sense, practical approach to care using evidence-based medicine.
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Peter Jan Tanghe, MD

Emergency & Trauma, Pre-hospital Medicine
I focus on collaborative decision making and information sharing.
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Branden J. Kowal, MD

Emergency Medicine
I bring compassion to emergency and acute care settings.
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David E. Johnston, PA-C

Urgent Care
I believe caring for the whole person is of the utmost importance.
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