Cuyuna Regional Medical Center General Surgeon Andrew Loveitt, D.O., recently became Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery, the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). He completed both a written and oral exam affirming his commitment to ongoing, evidence-based education resulting in high-quality, whole person care.
Board Certification confirms Dr. Loveitt’s expertise in consistently achieving superior clinical outcomes in a responsive, patient-focused setting. According to the AOA, Board Certification is the best measure of a physician’s knowledge, experience and skills to provide quality healthcare within a given specialty.
Dr. Loveitt was the fifth surgeon to join the Minnesota Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIMIS) in Fall 2018 after serving as a MIMIS Surgical Fellow for one year. Originally from Gorham, Maine, Dr. Loveitt earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine, and his Bachelor of Science degree at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Penn. He completed a General Surgery Residency at Rowan University in Stratford, New Jersey. The surgeon has won numerous academic awards, published several papers and served as a teaching assistant. Outside of work, Dr. Loveitt
His wife, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Physician Courtenay Deane, D.O., practices at CRMC’s Crosby Clinic. Outside of their practices, together the couple enjoys numerous outdoor recreation activities including kayaking and other water sports, cycling, hiking and alpine and cross-country skiing.