Steven Kern, MD

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview Physician Associates

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care Philosophy

I am grateful for the privilege of being in a position of trying to help people when they are ill and vulnerable-hopefully bringing them to greater health or comfort.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • General surgery and thyroid procedures or urgent/emergent work

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Kansas-School of Medicine


  • Creighton University-School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2017-2019)