John L. Kipp, M.D., J.D. 2017-08-07T19:13:20+00:00
John L. Kipp, M.D., J.D.
John L. Kipp, M.D., J.D.Occupational Health Physician
“Injured workers are like injured athletes – they usually want to get back in the game as soon as possible. In occupational medicine, we help them do that.”
Besides a practicing physician, Dr. Kipp is licensed to practice law in Minnesota

His love of skiing and community service led to volunteering his medical services at events such as the Twin Cities Marathon. He also serves as physician for the U.S. cross country ski team.

Occupational medicine and environmental medicine, with an emphasis in management of musculoskeletal injuries, toxic exposures and cardiopulmonary work problems.

Certification for FAA, DOT and Immigration

Undergraduate Degree
University of Minnesota- Minneapolis, Minnesota

Medical School
University of Minnesota, School of Medicine- Minneapolis, Minnesota

University of Minnesota- Minneapolis, Minnesota

Post-Doctoral Fellowship
University of Minnesota- Minneapolis, Minnesota

J.D. Degree
William Mitchell College of Law- St. Paul, Minnesota

Diplomate, American Board of Preventive Medicine, Specialty in Occupational Medicine

Diplomate, American Board of Medical Examiners

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine

Orthopedic/Musculoskeletal Consultative Examiner – Social Security Program – Minnesota Disability Determination Services

Certified Senior Aviation Medical Examiner-FAA

Fellow-American Heart Association Council on Epidemiology

Certified Medical Review Officer-American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

ATLS re-certified

Civil Surgeon – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service

Minnesota State Bar

American College of Legal Medicine

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

North Central Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association

Minnesota Medical Association

Ramsey County Medical Society

Past Committee Member; Media Relations, Ramsey County Medical Society

American College of Sports Medicine

Minnesota State Bar Association – Health Law Section

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

Shared Preceptorship – University of Minnesota Occupational Medicine Residency Program – clinical instruction

Professional Positions
Associate Staff
St. Cloud Hospital, Emergency Department
St. Cloud, Minnesota

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Cardiovascular Epidemiology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Urgent Care Department (department creation and development)
Park Nicollet Medical Center

Medical Director, SHAPE
(community and work-site based wellness programs)
Park Nicollet Medical Center

Director, Urgent Care
Airport Medical Clinic
Minneapolis, Minnesota

U. S. Naval Reserve Medical Officer, Active Duty Training:
Occupational Medicine, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard,
Bremerton, Washington; Emergency Medicine, U. S. Naval
Hospital, Allied Forces South, Naples, Italy

Occupational Medicine Physician
Park Nicollet Airport Clinic, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Courtesy Staff and Biomedical Ethics Committee Consultant
Methodist Hospital
St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Medical Consultant
Barr Engineering
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Medical Director and Medical Review Officer
Hitchcock Industries
Bloomington and Lakeville, Minnesota

Medical Director
City of Bloomington Fire Department
Bloomington, Minnesota

Medical Director
City of Eden Prairie Fire Department
Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Director, Occupational Medicine – WorkWell, Stillwater Medical Group,
Stillwater, Minnesota

Director, TravelWell International Travel Clinic, Stillwater Medical Group

Minnesota Occupational Health, Staff Physician
Saint Paul

Courtesy Staff and Biomedical Ethics Committee Consultant,
Lakeview Hospital, Stillwater, Minnesota

Member, Medical Services Review Board,
Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry

Director, Presbyterian Homes Employee Health Services
Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa

Commander, US Naval Reserve, Medical/Dental Honorable Discharge, 2005

FDA Regulation, New Medical Device Availability, 16th World Congress on Medical Law, Toulouse, France, August 2006

The Legal Aspects of Work Relatedness in Occupational Injury and Illness in Minnesota, July, 2011, Brown and Carlson, Mpls., MN

Traveling, boating, snow skiing, water skiing, getting together with family and friends