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Co-Executive Medical Director


Dr. Brian Rank joined HealthPartners in 1995 as director of medical education and internal medicine specialties. In 1996, Dr. Rank was named the associate medical director for medical specialties and continued to serve in that position until he was named the medical director for HealthPartners medical group in 1998. In 2013, Dr. Rank became the co-executive medical director for the Park Nicollet HealthPartners care group. Aside from his role as a co-executive medical director, Dr. Rank is also a member of the hematology/oncology section and maintains an active hematology/oncology practice.

Prior to joining HealthPartners, Dr. Rank served 10 years at Hennepin County Medical Center in several hospital and clinic appointments including attending physician in the department of medicine; consultant in the division of hematology/oncology; program director, internal medicine residency training program; and chair, section of hematology/oncology.

Dr. Rank currently is a board member for HealthPartners, Regions Hospital and the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI).


M.D., University of Minnesota

  • Hometown: Austin, Minn.
  • Married, three adult children
  • Hobbies: Reading, biking, spending time with children and grandchild