Michael O. Esan, MD, PhD

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Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Yoruba

Hospital Privileges

  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I am passionate about providing high quality health care to children of all ages and backgrounds. I aim to empower my new parents to be competent and confident caregivers. I help families navigate the healthcare system to achieve the best health outcomes.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Behavioral Health- ADHD, anxiety and depression
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Preventative Care
  • School Health
  • Traveler's Health

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Lagos, Nigeria


  • University of Minnesota Pediatric Residency Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Other Education

  • PhD Epidemiology, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Skill Certifications

  • Clinical Tropical Medicine and Traveler’s Health (C Trop Med)

Recognition and Leadership


  • 2016 – current: Adjunct Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
  • 2014 – current: Member, Minnesota AAP Immunization Work Group