Terri Peña MD MBA IFMCP 

Healing is not a transactional process. It is about relationships. 


Terri Peña MD MBA IFMCP is a board certified Family Medicine physician with over 24 years of clinical experience. Graduating medical school from the University of California, Davis and residency from the University of California, San Francisco at Fresno, she has continued her professional development with an MBA in medical administration from the University of St. Thomas, Minnesota. She has also completed a master's level health coaching certificate from the University of Minnesota's Center of Spirituality and Healing.  

Most recently she has become one of a handful of physicians in the state of Minnesota who has become certified by the Institute of Functional Medicine, the premier educational and certifying body for functional medicine, leading the initiatives to change the way medicine is practiced in the United States and around the world through research, education, and policy transformation.

She has lived in Minnesota since 2000, having moved her after serving in the Air Force for four years in Abilene, Texas. Born, raised and trained in California, she now lives in the Twin Cities area with her husband, and their Australian Cattle dog, Gabby. The three of them (Dr. Terri, her husband, and Gabby) greatly enjoy their annual trip into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.


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