Primary Clinics

Health care that starts with people care.
Primary Clinics

Our new, larger clinic features expanded services, including allergy and audiology specialists, and many amenities for your comfort and convenience. We've been serving St. Paul for more than 30 years, specializing in internal medicine and offering primary care services for adult patients — many of whom are multi-generation family members.

HealthEast Midway Clinic

Please accept our apologies regarding our delayed phone and chat wait times. We are aware of the issue and have a dedicated team in place that is working quickly to remedy the situation. HealthEast values each and every one of our patients and is committed to providing the highest level of service. If you'd like to share feedback, we are listening.

A note about insurance cards: We recently transitioned to a new electronic health record system. We will need your insurance information when scheduling your appointment, so please have it readily available. Please also bring your card with you to your appointment so we can scan a copy for your records.

With advanced medical training, special interests and qualifications, our doctors have created a practice of primary care that goes beyond most initial diagnoses. Emphasis is placed on the more serious disorders of the heart and lungs, endocrine, gastrointestinal and genitourinary tracts, as well as chronic diseases such as diabetes and arthritis. Our internists are also qualified in minor procedures, geriatrics and preventive medicine. We offer:

Contact Midway Clinic

Contact us when you need an appointment made or a question answered.

651-232-4800 - answered 24/7
Midwife appointments: 651-232-0005
Fax: 651-232-5024
Chat now to make appointment


Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm

HealthEast offers interpreter services for limited English proficiency (LEP) and deaf and hard-of-hearing patients and families.
More on interpreters

We accept most insurance plans, including: Blue Cross Blue Shield, HealthPartners, Medica, PreferredOne, UnitedHealthcare, UCare and Medicare/Medicaid.

HealthEast MyChart

A fresh new electronic health record to serve you

Using HealthEast MyChart, you can request appointments, send secure messages to your provider, review test results and much more. See our frequently asked questions for details and how to get a MyChart activation code.

Visit the Midway Clinic

Midway Clinic
1390 University Avenue W.
St. Paul, MN 55104


For illnesses, injuries or chronic diseases throughout life.

April D. Abrahamson, MD
Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
William A. Brombach, MD
Internal Medicine

Tammy A. Chiesa, MD
Internal Medicine

Genet N. Ghebre, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

Brian J. Hansen, DO
Internal Medicine

Candice Kasper, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

Gary H. Knudsen, MD
Internal Medicine

John P. Scanlon, MD
Internal Medicine

Rudy G. Thell, MD
Internal Medicine


Kenneth G. Ammons, DPM

William B. Hicks, MD

Stephanie Luepke, AuD, CCC-A

Michelle C. Naylor, MD

Mayra Oberto-Medina, DO

Geoffrey J. Service, MD

Sean T. Thayer, DPM


Margaret A. Plumbo, CNM
Certified Nurse-Midwife