Program Director, Methodist Family Medicine Residency

Dr. Springer directs the University of Minnesota Methodist Hospital Family Medicine Residency and serves as medical director of the Park Nicollet continuing medical education department. He holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in adolescent medicine and has extensive clinical experience in emergency medicine, women’s health including obstetrics, and office procedures as well as special interests in practice management and evidence-based medicine. Dr. Springer enjoys teaching the Family Medicine Interest Group workshops and is an advocate for volunteerism and community service.

Dr. Springer enjoys working with families and providing care for patients of all ages – children, adults and seniors.  He especially enjoys caring for adolescents. In Dr. Springer’s spare time, he enjoys being with family ( especially grandsons), photography, reading and outdoor activities.