Sonja Lien M.D. ABIHM

Trained in family medicine, Dr. Lien is educated in all major areas of medicine. She is qualified to care for most of the health care needs of the entire family, from babies to the elderly. For those times when more specialized care is necessary, she will coordinate your care and advise you on the most appropriate treatment.

Area of Expertise:

Dr. Lien hopes to have a practice that provides a broad range of services for the entire family. She has special interest in the topic of health in Minnesota's rural areas. Dr. Lien's status as a Diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine (ABIHM) signifies that she has undergone a process of education in the art and science of integrative holistic medicine.

Dr. Lien practices at the following location(s):

Perham Health New York Mills Clinic 
20 W Centennial 84 Drive
New York Mills, MN
Front Desk: (218) 385-1800

Philosophy of Care:

Dr. Lien believes that coming up with the best treatment plan for a patient should be a dual effort. She likes to have input from her patients on which treatment option they think would work best in their situation utilizing options from integrative (conventional and complementary) medicine.

Medical education and training:

Dr. Lien earned her medical degree from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. Prior to joining Sanford Health, Dr. Lien completed her residency in family medicine at the Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Neb. Dr. Lien joined Sanford Health in July 2007.

Off duty interests and activities:

Dr. Lien is happy to be able to locate her practice in her home state of Minnesota. In her spare time, she enjoys family time with husband, Joe, and young daughter, Emily, and being in nature.