Martha Lystad PhD,FNP-BC

Martha Lystad, PhD, FNP-BC

  • Family Medicine & Primary Care


Altru Clinic | Greenbush

19120 200th St.
Greenbush, MN, 56726

About Me

Martha Lystad Phd, FNP-BC, is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Altru, who is also a Certified Medical Examiner for DOT physicals and an Army Reserve Nurse Corp Officer (Lieutenant Colonel). She collaborates with patients, physicians, and other healthcare professionals, striving to give each one of her patients world-class healthcare. She has shared her knowledge across many research projects and presentations, both nationally and internationally.

Philosophy of Medicine

"I approach my practice as an active listener and collaborate with patients, physicians and other health care professionals, trying to provide my patients with world-class healthcare one patient at a time."

Professional Memberships
  • Rural Women and Health Status Appraisal (Master's Thesis - South Dakota State University) 1994
  • Weight Loss Surgery Decision Process: A Grounded Theory Study (Doctoral Dissertation - University of North Dakota) 2009


Medical Interests
Special Clinical Interests:
  • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Certified Medical Examiner for DOT physicals
  • Army Reserve Nurse Corp Officer (Lieutenant Colonel)