Contact Us: 952-432-6161

14655 Galaxie Avenue, Apple Valley, MN 55124

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We welcome Julie Gerth, D.O., to the family medicine clinic at the Apple Valley Medical Center.

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Experienced Physician at The Apple Valley Medical Center

New Anticoagulation Clinic

Now patients needing INR testing and monitoring can receive immediate results.

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PrimaCare Direct

The family medicine clinic at the Apple Valley Medical Center now offers PrimaCare Direct, a health membership that enables you to pay one low monthly fee of $75 for unlimited primary care access. To learn more or to register for PrimaCare Direct, visit Once registered, you can make an appointment by calling 952-432-6161.

Apple Valley Medical Center Patient Portal is quick, easy, and secure

Patient Portal

Family medicine clinic patients can enjoy online access to lab results, records of visits and medical history with Apple Valley Medical Clinic’s Patient Portal. It is quick, easy and secure. If you are not already signed up, you can do so in person at the family medicine clinic.

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Apple Valley Medical Center videos give tips and advice from health care providers and physicians


Take a look at the videos here to gain health care tips and advice from physicians and health care providers at the Apple Valley Medical Center.

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For New Patients

Welcome New Patients! Thank you for selecting us for your health care needs. We are always here for you – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – and promise to provide you and your family with the highest quality health care. We look forward to helping you stay healthy – and caring for you when you’re not. Below are answers to some questions you might have and links to resources you might need.

Resources for New Patients


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Gary Schwochau, MD: Learn more about kidney disease

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Amy Diede, MD: Summer Safety Tips

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Jeffrey Manlove, MD: What to do if you have a hearing loss

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Peter Frederixon, MD: Take care of your diabetes.

Recent News

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news - 09/19/16

David Maas, MD, to retire Nov. 23, 2016

David Maas, MD, has announced his retirement as a family medicine physician at the Apple Valley Medical Center, effective November 23, 2016. Dr. Maas was one of the four founding…

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news - 09/09/16

Get Your Flu Shot

Beginning September 12, the Apple Valley Medical Clinic will offer flu shots to patients and non-patients Monday through Friday. Appointments are available and required. Walk-ins will be accommodated based on appointment…

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news - 07/15/16

We hope you enjoyed this year’s Family Night!

If you missed it, here are a few photos:

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news - 12/04/15

United Heart & Vascular Clinic Introduces New Cardiac Procedure

Physicians at the United Heart & Vascular Clinic are now performing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive procedure to treat aortic stenosis. With TAVR, a team of interventional…

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news - 11/06/15

Mark Pottenger Joins Apple Valley Medical Clinic

Apple Valley, Minn. – Nov. 3, 2015 – Mark Pottenger was named Administrator and Chief Operating Officer of the Apple Valley Medical Clinic, located within the Apple Valley Medical Center.…

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news - 06/23/15

The Apple Valley Medical Center Welcomes Thomas Jones, MD, Family Medicine Physician

Apple Valley, Minn. — June 23, 2015 — Thomas E. Jones, MD, has joined the Apple Valley Medical Clinic, the family medicine practice within the Apple Valley Medical Center, and…

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Articles by Physicians

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physician insight - 11/22/16

What’s new in osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is increasing in our population—and so is the discussion about guidelines for prevention and treatment options. According to the National Hospital Discharge Summary, 310,800 total hip replacements were performed…

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Apple Valley Medical Center

Welcome to the Apple Valley Medical Center, where a team of experienced medical professionals take an innovative approach to meeting your health care needs, 24 hours a day. Let us be your one-stop medical center for expert care, night and day.
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Apple Valley Medical CenterWednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 4:06am
Don’t hurt your back when shoveling. Follow these tips from Courage Kenny Sports & Physical Therapy:

- Keep your back straight.
- Keep the shovel close to your body.
- Shift your weight from your front leg to your back leg as you move your body with the shovel.
- DON’T bend or twist at the waist.
- Don’t allow the shovel to move more than two or three feet away from your body.

If you injure your back, contact Courage Kenny Sports & Physical Therapy at
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Apple Valley Medical CenterFriday, December 2nd, 2016 at 3:04am
The end of the year is a good time to take an inventory of your health care needs. It’s time to schedule that annual physical! We’re always here for you and welcome new patients.
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Apple Valley Medical CenterWednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 3:54am
November is Alzheimer’s disease awareness month. Learn the ten warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease.
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Apple Valley Medical CenterFriday, November 25th, 2016 at 4:50am
While you may not be counting calories around the dinner table today, remember to count your blessings! Happy Thanksgiving!
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Apple Valley Medical CenterWednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 4:50am
Have you had your flu shot yet? It’s not too late. Contact us for an appointment today!

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14655 Galaxie Avenue
Apple Valley, Minnesota 55124

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