Published on October 10, 2017

Dr. Megan Christensen Joins Altru Health System

Grand Forks, N.D. – Megan Christensen, MD, joins the anesthesia team at Altru Health System. “My goal is to provide the best care possible for each and every patient. Having surgery is an anxious and stressful time for patients,” states Dr. Christensen. “My top priority is the patient's safety during the perioperative period. My goal is to do my best to make the patient at ease and as comfortable as possible on the day of surgery.”  

Dr. Christensen earned her medical degree from University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota. She completed her anesthesiology residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Outside of work, Dr. Christensen enjoys spending time with family, outdoor activities and cooking.

About Altru Health System

Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a specialty hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, and a large home care network. It employs nearly 200 physicians and 4,000 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $549 million. As the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Altru’s providers have access to clinically integrated tools extending Mayo Clinic’s knowledge and expertise to patients.