The MLPS.St.Paul Magazine’s “Top Doctors: Rising Stars” List is comprised of local Minnesotan physicians who have been practicing for 10 years or less, specializing in a wide variety of specialties in medicine. They are nominated and recognized by their peers for their professional expertise and exemplary patient care. Listed below are the physicians selected for the 2021 list from the University of Minnesota Medical School's Division of Pediatrics. Click here to see the University of Minnesota Medical School's full list of doctors receiving this award.

Anjali Aggarwal, MD, MBBS, FACMG
Varun Aggarwal, MD, MBBS, FAAP
*Carmen Avendano, MD
Callie Becker, MD
*Larissa Beyerlein, MD
Charles Billington Jr., MD, PhD
Ashley Bjorklund, MD
Alexander Boucher, MD
*Katherine Brunsberg, MD
Danielle Bullock, MD, MPH
Daniel Cortez, MD, PhD
Melissa Engel, MD
*Stephanie Fritch Lilla, MD
*Kathleen Garland, MD
Tate Gisslen, MD
Kimara Gustafson, MD
**Kathy Hakanson, MD
Julia Heneghan, MD, MS
*Patricia Hickey, MD
*Heidi Kamrath, DO
*Stacie Knutson, MD
Catherine Larson-Nath, MD
Scott McEwen, MD, PhD
Risha Moskalewicz, MD
Megan Paulsen, MD
Nathan Rodgers, MD, MHA
Katherine Satrom, MD
Kavisha Shah, MD
Miriam Shapiro, MD
*Chase Shutak, MD
Jonathan Strutt, MD
Elizabeth Swanson, DO
Beth Thielen, MD, PhD
Robin Williams, MD, MS
Jameel Winter, MD (Pictured Above Left)
**Brian Yablon, MD