Dawn Mattern, MD, FAMSSM is board certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine and a Fellow in the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. She sees active patients and competitive athletes from all over the region and oversees the Trinity Sports Medicine Athletic Trainers as they serve the extended community. She received her training first at the Center for Family Medicine in Minot and then completed a fellowship at the Ohio State University Sports Medicine Center. Upon graduation, she served as the Head Team Physician for the men’s hockey team at OSU. She returned to Minot in 2002, and has devoted her time to covering local sports teams, education of medical students, residents and MSU Athletic Training students, all while ensuring quality care and rehabilitation of her patients. She is also a volunteer team physician with the United States Olympic Committee, US Ski and Snowboard, and the Justin Boots Sports Medicine Team with the professional rodeo. Her clinical interests include concussions and exercise as medicine.
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Steven Mattson, MD
Steven R. Mattson, M.D. is a board certified internist and pediatrician. A graduate of the University of North Dakota, he received his medical degree from Michigan State University and completed his residency at Mayo Graduate School of Medicine and the University of North Dakota Affiliated Hospitals. He has practiced in Minot since 1988. Mattson is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Physicians.
Rosina Medel, MD
Rosina Medel, MD, is a neurologist board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Medel provides specialized care for patients dealing with the full spectrum of neurological disorders affecting the brain, nervous system, peripheral nerves and muscles. She received her early medical training in the Philippines, earning a nursing degree and later a medical doctorate from the University of Perpetual Help System. She migrated to the United States, where she completed a preliminary residency in Internal Medicine at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY. She fulfilled her Neurology residency and performed a fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at JFK Medical Center in Edison, NJ, where she served as chief resident her final year and earned numerous awards for academic and clinical excellence. Dr. Medel is a member of the American Academy of Neurology.
Alexandre Kindy, MD
Board certified in Orthopedic Medicine, Dr. Alexandre Kindy has been a member of Orthopedic Associates since 1997. A native of Montreal, Canada, he earned his medical degree from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, interned at St. Thomas Medical Center in Akron, Ohio and completed his residency at the University of Calgary where he served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Kindy offers a full-spectrum of non-operative orthopedic services and also serves as the care system’s Medical Director of Value Initiatives driving strategies to help improve patient access and the quality of care across the system.
Allison Lesmann, FNP-C
Allison Lesmann, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-C, is a board-certified nurse practitioner specializing in children’s health. Born and reared in Minot, she received her nurse training in western North Dakota and practiced at Thomason Hospital, El Paso, TX and at Trinity Health before earning her master’s in advanced nursing practice. She completed her Doctorate in Nursing Practice from College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN, and later accomplished post-graduate certification in psychiatric mental health nursing from Washburn University to expand her mental health knowledge to more effectively care for her pediatric patients. Allison is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the North Dakota Nurse Practitioners Association, and the American Nurses Association. She also has certifications in ACLS, PALS, and basic life support. Allison has a husband and three sons, with outside interests in kids activities and reading.
Michael Holland, MD
A Minneapolis native, Dr. Holland provides care for healthy and sick newborns, children, adolescents and young adults. He graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine and completed his pediatric residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. He’s board certified in Pediatrics.
Frederick Jones, MD
Dr. Fredrick Jones is a board certified pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. With extensive experience caring for children of all ages, he is knowledgeable in all aspects of Pediatrics, including infections, injuries, disease and dysfunction, well-child checkups and immunizations. Dr. Jones is a native of Washington D.C., and received his medical degree from the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Keesler AFB in Biloxi, MS, and practiced at U.S. air bases in Japan and Virginia. While at Langley AFB, he served as Chief of Pediatric Services, Chief of Maternal Child Flight, and Assistant Chief of Medical Staff.
Katharyn Burgardt, FNP-C
A member of our Pediatrics Team, Katharyn Burgardt is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas and received her master’s from the Family Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Kansas in Kansas City, Kansas.
She has more than 900 hours of clinical experience during her Family Nurse Practitioner Program. She also has more than nine years in the nursing field including serving as a Nursing Educator at Garden City Community College in Garden City, Kansas where she gave clinical instruction in areas including Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Medical and Surgical.
In addition to being a nursing educator, she has also served as a Pediatric Nurse at Saint Catherine Hospital in Garden City Kansas. Katharyn is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Katharyn and her husband have two daughters.
Ann Cadwalader, MD
A Minot native, Ann Cadwalader, M.D., went to medical school at Washington University School of Medicine, in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Cadwalader completed her internship and residency at John Hopkins Hospital. She is board certified in Pediatrics and is board eligible in Gastroenterology. Dr. Cadwalader has practiced Pediatric medicine at Medical Arts Clinic since 1989.
Thomas Carver, DO
A native of Great Falls, MT, Dr. Carver earned his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, MO. He completed his residency at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center, Aurora, CO, and his Fellowship at University of Colorado Health Science Center. He’s board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine.