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Kristi Monson,MD

Primary Service
  • Allergy & Immunology
Areas of Interest

Seeing patients of all ages with allergies and asthma

Medical School
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Residency
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Allergy & Immunology, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN
Biography

Board certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Allergy & Immunology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Philosophy of care
"Creating a partnership with the patient to improve their health."

Why Dr. Monson went into medicine
"I have always been interested in science and love solving puzzles. Meeting and helping patients is so rewarding."

Favorite advice to give to patients
"Don’t let asthma or allergies limit what you want to do in life!"

Hometown
Crookston, Minnesota

Hobbies
Crochet, cooking, travel, spending time with her husband and 2 dogs

Publications 
Chan GLC, Gruber SA, Skjei KL, Canafax DM. Principles of Immunosuppression. Critical Care Clinics—Critical Care of the Transplant Patient. Vol 6 (4), Oct 1990, pp 841-892.

Gruber SA, Chavers B, Skjei KL, Sothern RB, Robison L, Tzardis P, Moss A, Gillingham K, Canafax DM, Najarian JS, Matas AJ, Dunn DL. DeNovo cancer after pediatric kidney transplantation. Transplantation Proceedings. Vol 23(1), Feb 1991, pp 1373-1374.

Gruber SA, Cipolle RJ, Tzardis P, Skjei KL, Jossart G, Abed JF, Canafax DM, Burke BA, Matas AJ, Hrushesky WJM. Pharmacodynamics of local heparin infusion in a canine renal allograft model. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol 252(2), Feb 1990, pp 733-738.

Gruber SA, Hrushesky WJM, Cipolle, RJ, Erdmann GR, Burke BA, Skjei KL, Mueller RP, Fryd DS, Matas AJ, Simmons RL, Canafax DM. Local immunosuppression with reduced systemic toxicity in a canine renal allograft model. Transplantation. Vol 48(6), Dec 1989, pp 936-943.

Gruber SA, Skjei KL, Sothern RB, Robison L, Tzardis P, Moss A, Gillingham K, Canafax DM, Matas AJ, Dunn DL. Cancer development in renal allograft recipients treated with conventional and cyclosporine immunosuppression. Transplantation Proceedings. Vol 23(1), Feb 1991, pp 1104-1105.

Karakelides M, Monson KL, Volcheck GW, Weiler CR. Monoclonal gammopathies and malignancies in patients with chronic urticaria. International Journal of Dermatology. Vol 45(9). Sept 2006. pp 1032-1038.