Matt Allen  MD

Dr. Allen received his undergraduate degree from Iowa State University and his medical degree from the University of Iowa, specializing in family medicine. After completing his residency at The United Family Medicine Residency Program in St. Paul, Dr. Allen joined FirstLight Health System in August of 2010.

Dr. Allen is experienced in general family medicine including obstetrics and pediatrics. He enjoys the diversity, opportunity, and challenges that family medicine provides. In addition to family medicine, Dr. Allen also spends a few days each month working in the emergency department.

Dr. Allen cherishes the time with his wife and 2 young boys. He has a passion for the outdoors — fishing, camping, hunting and skiing. Dr. Allen sees patients at the Mora and Pine City Locations. To schedule an appointment call 320-679-1313.

Hometown: Cambridge, MN

What is your greatest accomplishment in life? My greatest accomplishments in life are my family and friends. They have been incredibly supportive throughout life’s journey. I wouldn’t be where I am today without them.

What have you learned from your patients? I learn from my patients every day. The most important things that I have taken away from my patients are humility and empathy. I consciously make the effort to incorporate these skills into every aspect of my life.

Who do you admire most? The people I admire most are my parents. I am forever grateful to them for the traits I have inherited. I share my dad’s dedication and vigor while remaining compassionate and understanding like my mom.

What is your favorite food? My favorite food is fried chicken and waffles

SPECIALTIES
  • Family Medicine
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Licensed to Practice Medicine and Surgery by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice
  • Healthcare Provider
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider
  • Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Provider
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Education
  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Internships
  • United Family Practice
Residencies
  • United Family Practice
Experience
  • Started practicing in 2008

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