Nerissa M. Collins, M.D.

  1. Internist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Nerissa M. Collins, M.D., is a general internal medicine physician. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Complex coordination of care and diagnostic evaluation of unresolved illness
  • Management of chronic disease
  • Prevention and well-being

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Collins is involved in teaching both resident education and continuous professional development for practicing physicians. Through her leadership role in the Division of General Internal Medicine's consultative practice in Rochester, Minnesota, she studies better ways to deliver health care and improve quality.

  1. 2010
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2007
    Medical School - Doctor of MedicineUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  3. 2002
    Bachelor - ScienceOklahoma Christian University


  1. 2010
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Innovator of the YearDivision of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 2006
    AOAUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  3. 2000
    Alpha Chi Honor SocietyOklahoma Christian University

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    Physician MemberAmerican Association for Physician Leadership
  2. 2014 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  3. 2013 - present
    MemberAssociation for Medical Education in Europe
  4. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety for Academic Continuing Medical Education
  5. 2011 - present
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine