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Derek Lyste, MD

  • Accepting New Patients

About Derek

Dr. Derek Lyste specializes in family medicine and is dedicated to managing chronic illnesses as well as acute care for the outpatient or inpatient. He is motivated to provide the best care he can for all his patients. When away from work he enjoys spending time with his wife and two girls. Together they spend time at the lake in the summer and traveling when possible. Dr. Lyste also enjoys UND hockey and other sporting events.

Professional Memberships

Chairman of Altru Family Medicine Department

Philosophy of Medicine

I form a trusting relationship with my patients in which I give common, sense advice for whatever their needs may be.

Locations Altru Family Medicine Residency
  • Medical School
  • University of North Dakota School of Medicine
    Grand Forks, ND
  • Residency
  • Grand Forks Family Medicine Residency Program
    Grand Forks, ND
  • Board Certification
  • American Board of Family Medicine
76 Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Overall Rating

4.8 out of 5
4.8 out of 5 Stars

Access to Timely Care


4.9 out of 5 Stars

Communicates Clearly


4.8 out of 5 Stars

Time with Provider is Meaningful


4.7 out of 5 Stars

Listens Well and is Respectful


4.7 out of 5 Stars


Reviews are collected from our patient experience survey results. Comments may be edited or omitted in some instances, for example to remove protected health information or a reference to irrelevant information. We do not alter any information that would change the meaning or sentiment of the comment.

  • 04/30/2023

    Dr. Lyste did a great job and listened to all my concerns and answered all my questions.

    Rating: 5
  • 02/24/2023

    Very Good

    Rating: 5
  • 11/26/2022

    All is good !!

    Rating: 5
  • 10/22/2022

    Love how he interacts

    Rating: 5