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Published on November 18, 2013

Dr. K. Michelle Staggs Joins Altru Health System

Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND –K. Michelle Staggs, MD, joins Altru’s anesthesiology team.  Dr. Staggs received a degree in biology from the University of Illinois in Chicago. She went on to earn a degree in medicine from the University of Illinois College Of Medicine in Rockford. Dr. Staggs completed a two year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Chicago Department of OB/GYN and a residency in anesthesiology at Northwestern University Department of Anesthesiology.

About Altru’s Anesthesiologists

From providing pain relief for the mom-to-be during labor to comfort for the elderly patient undergoing surgery, Altru’s anesthesiologists provide expert, state-of-the-art care for all patients.  They use a team approach, utilizing the skills of an anesthesiologist and nurse anesthetist to maximize their ability to care for all patients.  Regardless of the medical procedure you undergo, our team will endeavor to ensure your pain is decreased as much as possible.

About Altru Health System

Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, a large home care network, and a congregate living facility. It employs nearly 200 physicians and 3,800 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $400 million.