Keith Stelter, MD, MMM

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Keith Stelter

Contact Info

Office Phone 507-594-6500

Office Address:
Mayo Clinic Health System - Eastridge
101 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Mankato, MN 56001

University of Minnesota

Duluth Family Medicine Residency (now UMN Duluth Family Medicine Residency)

MMM, Carnegie Mellon University


Keith Stelter, MD, MMM, is a core faculty member of the Rural Physician Associate Program.

He was elected to serve as chair on the American Board of Family Medicine Board of Directors for the 2016-17 term. He's also a member on the Minnesota Medical Association's Prescription Opioid Management Advisory Task Force.

Prior to joining department faculty, Stelter practiced in Moose Lake and St. Peter, Minnesota. He has held multiple leadership positions in medical associations, including serving as past president of the Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians.

In 2000, he was selected for a Bush Medical Fellowship in which he obtained a master of medical management degree from Carnegie Mellon University.


Health policy, quality improvement, chronic pain treatment, physician-patient communication



Coutinho AJ, Cochrane A, Stelter K, Phillips RL Jr, Peterson LE. Comparison of intended scope of practice for family medicine residents with reported scope of practice among practicing family physicians. JAMA. 2015;314(22):2364-72.

O’Neill TR, Peabody MR, Stelter KL, Hagen MD. Assessing the viability of external searchable resources on the American Board of Family Medicine’s certification examination. ERIC. Published Jul 18 2015.

Gaugh RK, Stelter K. Rare cause of pancreatitis in a 20-year-old female. Minnesota Medicine. 2014;97(5):41.

Buffington ALH, Stelter K. What do you mean you won't take your medication? Clinical and Surgical Ophthalmology. 2012;30(2).