Raymond G. Christensen, MD
Graduate of Unity High School, 1962. Bachelor of Science, Wisconsin State University, River Falls, 1966; Doctor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1971. Internship, St. Mary's Medical Center, Duluth, MN, 1972. Board Certified Family Physician/Co-Founder and President of Gateway Family Health Clinic, Ltd., Moose Lake, MN; Community Memorial Hospital, Cloquet, MN; Miller Dwan Medical Center, Duluth, MN; St. Luke's Hospital, Duluth, MN; St. Mary's Medical Center, Duluth, MN. Medical Director: Mercy Hospital and Health Care Center; Chief of Staff, Mercy Hospital. President, Family Health Systems, Moose Lake, MN; President, Arrowhead Emergency Medical Services Association, Duluth, MN; President, Northern Lakes Health Care Consortium, Duluth, MN; President-Elect, St. Louis County Medical Society. Director, Minnesota Academy of Family Practice. Chairman of the Medical Standards and Practice Committee. Arrowhead Emergency Medical Services, Northeastern MN, Member-Board of Directors. Moose Lake Public School System, Physician Advisor. Preceptor-U of MN, Minneapolis, Rural Physician Associate Program. Preceptor-U of MN, Duluth, Second-Year Program. Medical Examiner, Pine County, MN; Deputy Coroner Cariton County, MN. Medical Director Mercy Hospital Ambulance Service, Moose Lake, MN.Active Personal Interest: Masonic Lodge, Eastern Star, Scottish Rite, York Rite, AAD Temple Pipes and Drums. President, AAD Cars. Royal Order of Jesters. Scientists Rosicrucianae in Civitatibus Foederatis; The Philalethes Society. Kitchie Gammi Club, Duluth, MN, Moose Lake Gold Club.
National Awards: National Rural Health Association, Louis Goran Award for Outstanding Achievement in Rural Care, May 2, 1989.
Inducted June 3rd, 1990