into the world is
Dr. Erik Dovre believes the field of medicine
combines both science and art, a combination
he enjoys. He likes solving problems
“I really love the challenge of putting all the
data we have together into a plan for each
patient,” Dr. Dovre said. “I was attracted to
OB/GYN because I like being part of the
miracle of child birth. I also appreciate being
able to offer a full spectrum of OB/GYN
care to my patients, including pregnancy
care, gynecologic care and surgery.”
In terms of patient care, Dr. Dovre said his
approach is all about working with patients.
“I want to hear their stories and work to
understand who my patients are and what
their needs are,” he said. “I want to help patients solve problems if necessary and help them live the healthiest lives they possibly can.”
The best part of work for Dr. Dovre is the chance to meet new people and hear
Dr. Dovre earned his medical degree at
University of Minnesota – Twin Cities – Medical School. He completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Washington University - School of Medicine in St. Louis. He has about 25 years of experience as a practicing obstetrician.
Dr. Dovre likes to spend his free time outdoors
and enjoying the performing arts. He is married with two adult children.