Andrew Slattengren, DO

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Andrew Slattengren

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-302-8200

Office Address:
Broadway Family Medicine Clinic
1020 W Broadway Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Associate Program Director, North Memorial Family Medicine Residency

Director of Osteopathic Education, North Memorial Family Medicine Residency

University of Wisconsin-Madison Family Medicine Residency

DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine


Andrew Slattengren, DO, joined University of Minnesota North Memorial Family Medicine Residency faculty in 2011. Prior to that time, he served as faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a founding board member and remains active with Family Medicine Midwest. Dr. Slattengren also serves on the board of the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians and is the MAFP President.


Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment, joint injections, medical education

Awards & Recognition

Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians Family Medicine Medical Educator of the Year 2020

University of Minnesota Medical School Department of Family Medicine and Community Health Teacher of the Year Award 2014

Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Top Doctor 2018, 2019, 2020

Minnesota Monthly Top Doctor 2018

Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Top Doctors Rising Star 2015, 2016, 2017

Professional Associations

Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians, Family Medicine Midwest



Note: Ten recent publications are listed.

Sherman MD, Schnitker S, Doering, Slattengren, A. Ten tips for healthcare providers to cultivate patience during uncertain times. Family Practice Management. 2020 27(4), 43-44.

Slattengren AH, Finstad D, Pitt MB. Personal Manuscript Acceptance Rates: Metrics for Self-assessment in Scholarship. PRiMER. 2019;3:25.

Hooker SA, Slattengren AH, Boyle L, Sherman MD. Values-Based Behavioral Activation for Chronic Pain in Primary Care: A Pilot Study. J Clin Psychol Med Settings. 2019 Aug 27.

Slattengren AH, Prasad S. PURLs: A better approach to the diagnosis of PE. J Fam Pract. 2019;68(5):286-7;295.

Harper P, Van Riper K, Ramer T, Slattengren A, Adam P, Smithson A, Wicks C, Martin C, Wootten M, Carlson C, Miller E, & Fallert C. Team-based care: an expanded medical
assistant role – enhanced rooming and visit assistance, Journal of Interprofessional Care. Published online 02 Nov 2018.

Berge, J. M., Draxten, M., Trofholz, A., Hanson-Bradley, C., Justesen, K., Slattengren, A. Similarities and differences between families who have frequent and infrequent family meals: A qualitative investigation of low-income and minority households. Eating Behaviors. 2018; 29:99-106.

Paulson W and Slattengren A. Does physical activity in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) improve symptoms or decrease medication use? Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(2):11.

Paulson W and Slattengren AH. Effectiveness of ACL Injury Prevention Programs Am Fam Physician. 2018 Feb 1;97(3):online.

Slattengren AH, Nissly T, Blustin J, Bader A, Westfall, E. Best uses of osteopathic manipulation. J Fam Pract. 2017 December;66(12):743-747.

Berge JM, Trump L, Trudeau S, Utržan DS, Mandrich M, Slattengren A, Nissly T, Miller L, Baird M, Coleman E, Wootten M. Integrated care clinic: Creating enhanced clinical pathways for integrated behavioral health care in a family medicine residency clinic serving a low-income, minority population. Fam Syst Health. 2017 Sep;35(3):283-294. doi: 10.1037/fsh0000285. Epub 2017 Jul 24.

Moon J, Lounsbery J, Hall A, Ballard S, Owens N, Slattengren A. Clinical Pharmacist Faculty Contribution to Evidence-Based Medicine and Milestones. PRiMER. 2017; 1:9. DOI: 10.22454/PRiMER.2017.393370

Rabago D, van Leuven L, Benes L, Fortney L, Slattengren A, Grettie J, Mundt M. Qualitative assessment of patients receiving prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis in a multimethod study. J Altern Complement Med. 2016 Dec;22(12):983-989. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Widstrom L, Slattengren AH. Do autologous blood and PRP injections effectively treat tennis elbow? J Fam Pract. 2016;65(9):635.

Slattengren AH, Prasad S, Jarrett J. PURLs: Kidney stones? It’s time to rethink those meds. J Fam Pract. 2016;65(2):118-20.

Lownik E, Slattengren A. How accurate is the Pediatric Appendicitis Score in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in children? Evidence-Based Practice. 2016;19(2):7.


Academic Interests and Focus

Medical education and future physician training. Osteopathic Medicine


BA/MD Joint Admissions Scholars Seminars I, II, III, IV

The Future Physicians I: Medicine in the 21st Century

The Future Physicians II: The Life and Work of a Physician

University of Minnesota Osteopathic Medicine Conference



  • Musculosketal Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy
  • Residency Education

Board Certifications

Family Medicine

Clinical Interests

Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment, Medical Education