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Christopher John Palmer, MD

Emergency Medicine
I enjoy caring for patients of all ages with emergency conditions.


This provider is an independent provider, not an employee of North Memorial Health, who practices/provides services at some North Memorial Health locations.

Approach To Care

Dr. Palmer enjoys caring for patients of all ages with emergency conditions. He enjoys the variety and unknown that emergency care embodies.



  • Bachelor’s Degree – St. John’s University, Collegeville, MN
  • Medical Degree – University of Minnesota


  • Emergency Medicine Residency – Hennepin County Medical Center


  • American Board of Emergency Medicine


  • Currently serves as the Medical Director for the Emergency Department at North Memorial Health Hospital


Dr. Palmer enjoys the outdoors and being active. Having grown up in Minnesota, he enjoys all the seasons, but particularly enjoys the warm fall days when the leaves are changing colors.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare