Matthew Armfield, MD, MAEd

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Matthew Armfield

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-6678

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Academic Office Building
2450 Riverside Ave S AO-301
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Cathy Centola

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Additional Locations

Discovery Clinic
Phone number 612-365-8000
Fax 612-365-8001

Nurse Care Coordinator: 612-365-0146

MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Residency in Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship in Pediatric Pain Management, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

MAEd, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Awards & Recognition

  • Innovator in Clinical Practice Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota (2020)
  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2018-2019)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2017-2018)

Professional Associations

  • Member, Society for Pediatric Pain Medicine (SPPM)
  • Affiliate Member, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (SPM)
  • Member, International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
  • Member, American Pain Society (APS)
  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics



View Dr. Armfield's talk on Your Pain is Real: a multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of chronic pain in medically complex children