Family Medicine

Shoua T. Thao Kalugdan, MD

HealthEast Clinic - Tamarack, 651-471-5800

Certification

Dr. Thao is board certified in family medicine.

Education

Dr. Thao attended Brandeis University and the Yale University School of Public Health before medical school at De La Salle University in Cavite, Philippines. She completed the family medicine residency program through the University of Minnesota.

Professional activities

Dr. Thao has authored research on mental health in the Hmong population and childhood immunizations. She worked in the field of public health before deciding to attend medical school and become a doctor.

Practice interests

Although she appreciates the variety of patients she cares for in family medicine, Dr. Thao especially enjoys preventive health, caring for children, women's health and weight management.

Personal interests

In her spare time, Dr. Thao enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.

Personal statement

"I particularly enjoy caring for patients and their families as their health care advocate."