Michael Ekern - MD

 
Michael Ekern - MD

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St Louis Park
952-993-3307
St Louis Park
My Areas of Practice

general adult psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry

I practice general adult psychiatry which includes depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar illness and many other problems. I am also subspecialty trained in geriatric psychiatry, which includes assessment of memory problems. I like to make sure patients understand the assessment and treatment process and encourage patient involvement and questions in that process.

General Information

Gender: Male

Practicing Since: 1997

Services

Practices at

St Louis Park
3800, 3850 and 3900 Park Nicollet Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Education & Certifications

Certification American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2000; recertified 2010
General Psychiatry
2010

Certification American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Geriatric Psychiatry
Geriatric Psychiatry;recertified 2012
2002

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Univ of MN/VA Medical Ctr -Mpls MN
Geriatric Psychiatry
1997

Psychiatry Residency Univ of MN, Mpls MN
General Psychiatry
1996

Internship Hennepin County Medical Center
Transitional Year Internship
Mpls, MN
1993

Medical School Univ of MN, Mpls MN
1991

Professional Associations & Awards

American Psychiatric Association; American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry; Minnesota Psychiatric Society; American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Personal

 I am married and have a great golden doodle and a perky terrier. I enjoy long-distance running, often combining it with travel to a destination marathon.