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Amy J. Buffington, RN,CNP



    • Specialties: Internal Medicine
    Education
    • College
      Nursing, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN Family Nurse Practitioner, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
  • Areas Of Interest

    Internal Medicine providers are trained in treating adult patients aged 18 and above for common illnesses, preventive care, and chronic or multiple diagnostic problems. These include the treatment and management of:

    • Cardiac disease
    • Diabetes
    • Arthritis
    • Digestive diseases
    • Cancer
    • Respiratory disorders
    • Hormonal disorders
    • Kidney disease
    • Women's health (not obstetrics)
    • Substance abuse
    • Mental health

    Internists also coordinate and manage patient care with other specialists.

  • Certifications & Licensure
    • Family Nurse Practitioner in the State of Minnesota
    • Registered Nurse in the State of Minnesota
    • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
    • Basic Life Support
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
    • Certified DOT Medical Examiner on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners
Clinical Care Team