Chelsea M. Eernisse, MPAS, PA-CSpecialty: Family Medicine
Chelsea Eernisse is an experienced Physician Assistant who will start seeing patients at Lakeview Clinic- Waconia in June 2018. She spent the first eight years of her career in emergency medicine and urgent care. She looks forward to building relationships with families in the clinic while continuing her acute illness and injury skills. Chelsea works collaboratively with patients and their families to work towards their medical needs and goals.
Chelsea is particularly interested in working with pediatrics, adolescents, women’s health, mental health, preventative care, and performing in office procedures. She is passionate about pregnancy, birth, postpartum, parenting education and support for growing families. She understands everyone is on their own healthcare journey, and enjoys empowering patients through all stages of life.
Chelsea lives in Victoria with her husband and two young children. She is originally from Wisconsin, but now calls Minnesota home. She enjoys traveling, reading, bicycling, exploring new restaurants, and spending time on the lakes with friends and family. Chelsea is involved with her local church and volunteers with the Hope House youth crisis and homeless shelter in Chanhassen. Chelsea often mentors youth and young adults interested in pursuing careers in medicine.
Chelsea received an undergraduate Bachelor of Science in 2007 and completed her Physician Assistant program in 2010 both at the University of Wisconsin- Madison. She completed additional training to obtain her Master of Science- Physician Assistant Studies at University of Nebraska. Chelsea is a member of Minnesota Association of Physician Assistants and American Academy of Physician Assistants.