Emily Schafhauser, MD

Palliative Care Physician
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Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I strive to improve the quality of life for people facing life-threatening illnesses by working together with both patients and other members of the care team to decrease symptoms, and to improve understanding of medical care choices.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Caring for adolescents and young adults with childhood onset, life limiting diseases

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Creighton University


  • University of Minnesota


  • University of Minnesota (Hospice and Palliative Medicine)

Board Certifications

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine