October 18, 2018

North Metro Pediatrics Receives Delta Dental of Minnesota Grant to Support Expanded Dental Care for North Metro Children

For Immediate Release

COON RAPIDS, MN (October 18, 2018) - North Metro Pediatrics (NMP) is pleased to announce it has received a $15,000 grant from th...

September 17, 2018

North Metro Pediatrics, a prevention-focused pediatric clinic in Coon Rapids, MN, is excited to announce a new partnership with HOPE 4 Youth, an Anoka-based homeless youth drop-in center.

Beginning today, September 17, North Metro Pediatrics will position clinical staff...

As expectant parents are getting things ready for their little one to be born, top-of-mind to dos usually include getting the baby’s room ready, buying clothes and diapers. What should also be at the top of the list is thinking about how they plan to feed baby; breastf...

April 23, 2018

When it comes to your child’s oral health, it can be easy to think that a daily brushing is all they need to stay healthy and prevent tooth decay.

Brushing does do its part in maintaining a healthy mouth but there is a less known champion of oral health called Fluoride.


When my kids hit age three or four, they LOVE to clean up, just like Cinderalla and Snow White. Children love to mimic the activities they see others do, so it is common for kids as young as one to want to wipe their highchair or try to sweep. It is not easy to turn th...

April 5, 2018


Jeff Lundgren, Executive Director, North Metro Pediatrics
(763) 783-3722, jlundgren@northmetropeds.org

North Metro Pediatrics Receives $2,000 Grant from Coon Rapids Rotary

Coon Rapids, MN (April 2, 2018) - North Metro Pediatrics is pleased to announc...

February 5, 2018

As a parent, it’s inevitable that you’ll wake up to a sick child.

Your first thought is about your child’s comfort and health – seeing what hurts, aches or doesn’t feel well.

After doing the initial assessment, you’ll more than likely be wondering if you need to rearrang...

January 23, 2018

We’re in heart of flu season and as a concerned parent, it can be challenging to decipher between flu symptoms and those of a common stomach bug.

Vomiting and diarrhea are the hallmarks of viral gastroenteritis (often called the stomach flu).  It typically lasts one to...

May 6, 2017

North Metro Pediatrics is not like any other clinic.  Here's why: 

1. High quality pediatric health care. 

We are a Nurse Practitioner-run clinic and we often spend twice as long as the average provider visiting with you and your child.  We have an experienced...