Nicole Chaisson, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Nicole Chaisson

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-343-7155

Office Address:
Smiley's Family Medicine Clinic
2020 E 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Associate Director, University of Minnesota Medical Center Family Medicine Residency

MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ramsey Family and Community Medicine Residency (formerly in St. Paul)

Fellowship in adolescent medicine, Regions Hospital

MPH, University of Minnesota


Nicole Chaisson, MD, MPH, is the associate program director of the University of Minnesota Medical Center Family Medicine Residency. She is also one of the family medicine team members on the Minnesota Primary Care Transformation Collaborative. She completed fellowship training in adolescent medicine and has strong interests in adolescent health and wellness and comprehensive reproductive health care. Chaisson earned her MPH in maternal and child health from the University of Minnesota and has been expanding the gynecology curriculum to include training on early pregnancy options for University of Minnesota Medical Center family medicine residents.


Family planning and prenatal care, women’s reproductive rights, adolescent health and wellness, cross-cultural health care, community-oriented care



Chaisson N, Shore WB. Adolescent health care maintenance in a teen-friendly clinic. Prim Care. 2014;41(3):451-64. Chiasson was also an editor of this edition.

Chaisson N, Pereira C. Promoting healthy pregnancy: chronic medical conditions and the pregnant woman. Minnesota Physician. 2013;27(2):28-30, 36.