B.J. Anderson, MD


B.J. Anderson is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles with a variety of activities. He currently serves as Sports Medicine Director at Augsburg University and is a past Team Physician for the Gopher wrestling and football teams. He also serves on the Sports Medicine Advisory Committee for the MSHSL and is a medical advisor for MN/USA wrestling. B.J. enjoys spending time with his family, rock climbing, skiing, theater, and his three dogs. He has performed multiple clinical studies on antiviral medication in controlling and preventing outbreaks of Herpes Gladiatorum in wrestlers. B.J. has also written numerous papers on using valacyclovir for Herpes Gladiatorum, which presently serves as the landmark guideline for treating this infectious agent in high school, collegiate, and Olympic athletes.



Board certified: ABFM; 1990


Graduate of Concordia College, Moorhead, MN 1979 with BA Chemistry

Medical School: University of Minnesota, graduated 1986.

Surgical Internship: Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago: 1986-87.

Family Practice Residency at HCMC: 1987-1990.

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Specialties & Expertise:

  • Primary Care
  • Urgent Care