James Langland, MD, FACP

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

James Langland

Contact Info

Office Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 741
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Colleen Doyle

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Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine


Medical School, University of California, San Diego, CA

Residency, Abbott-Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Langland received his undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota and graduated from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. He completed both a Family Practice residency at Fairview/St. Mary’s Hospitals and an Internal Medicine residency at Abbot-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. From 1983 to 2010 he practiced general internal medicine in Thief River Falls, Minnesota. From 2004 to 2012 he was a member of the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice including its president in 2011. He completed a Bush Fellowship in Sports Medicine and is certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Sports Medicine. His interests include aging, obesity, musculoskeletal medicine and the therapeutic and prophylactic use of exercise in health care.

Awards & Recognition

Educational Excellence Award, University of Minnesota Medical Center (2012)

Professional Associations

  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Certified Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Sports Medicine
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Fellow American College of Physicians



Primary Care Center

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests

Aging; Musculoskeletal Medicine; Therapeutic and prophylactic use of exercise; Obesity