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Melissa Schmidt Heinonen, APRN CNP

Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric

(651) 455-9697

Specialties: Pediatrics

Professional History

Professional Education

  • MS - University of Washington
    Seattle, WA

Contact Information

Primary Location:

Grow Pediatrics
6601 Lyndale AVE S STE 110
Richfield, MN 55423
(651) 455-9697

Secondary Location(s):

Grow Pediatrics
5975 Carmen AVE E
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
(651) 455-9697

Grow Pediatrics
968 Grand AVE
St. Paul, MN 55105

Personal Biography

Melissa S. Heinonen, APRN, CNP Undergraduate: Brigham Young University Family Nurse Practitioner: University of Washington Certifications: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, American Nurses Credentialing Center Memberships: American Nurses Association Melissa received her Family Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Washington, in Seattle. Prior to attending graduate school, Melissa worked as a pediatric nurse taking care of patients with a variety of illnesses and inures including diabetes, asthma, orthopedic trauma, cancer, kidney and stomach problems. Melissa's special interests include asthma, childhood obesity, adolescent health care, young women's/women's health, and family health. Melissa lives in Minneapolis with her husband, two sons and their dog. She spends her free time doing yoga, swimming, reading and cooking with her husband. She enjoys working with pediatrics because she believes in family centered health care and promotion and enjoys watching her patients develop and grow.