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Heather Thompson Buum, MD

Heather Thompson Buum, MD

Internist
Specialties and Services
Women's Health Services, Executive Health
Languages I Speak
English
My Care Philosophy

Dr. Thompson's patient care interests include hypertension, women's health, preventive medicine, and primary care of the complex medical patient.  She endorses a philosophy of using diet, exercise, and other lifestyle changes before resorting to medication or invasive procedures to promote health.

Medical School
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Residency
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Internal Medicine)
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
Leadership Roles and Memberships
  • Minnesota Primary Care Transformation Collaborative
  • Course Director for 2nd Year Medical School, Human Health and Disease
Recognition
  • "Best Doctors for Women," Minnesota Monthly Magazine (2011, 2014)
  • University of Minnesota Department of Internal Medicine Award for Outstanding Resident Teaching (2004)
  • Outstanding Medical School Teacher Award, University of Minnesota Foundation (April 2016)
  • Department of Medicine Excellence Award for Clinical Excellence (September 2013)
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