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Mellgren joins Lakewood Dermatology as physician assistant


Kristin Mellgren, physician assistant, is the newest member of Lakewood Dermatology’s medical staff in Staples.

Originally from central Minnesota, Mellgren graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in physician assistant studies. Mellgren is a member of the Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

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