Regina M. Mackey, M.D.

  1. Family Physician

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

EnglishPortugueseSpanish

Regina M. Mackey, M.D., is a specialist in palliative medicine, with specialty interest in cancer pain and cancer-related symptoms. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in management of symptoms associated with severe diseases, such as cancer, CHF, COPD, renal disease
  • Complex coordination of care
  • Goals of care discussions with patients with severe illness, helping coordinate care, empowering patients to understand their disease process and the possible plans for care
  • Understanding each patient's unique expectations of living with chronic disease and collaborating with patients and families to make a full informed decision
  • Identifying techniques to better communicate with patients and their families

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Mackey is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and fellows.

  • Cancer pain
  • Cancer-related anorexia, cachexia
  • Mucosities
  1. 2017
    Fellowship - Palliative CareUniversity of Texas MD Anderson
  2. 2016
    Residency - Family MedicineLoma Linda University
  3. 2000
    Fellowship - Pediatric AnesthesiologyInstituto Fernandes Figueira Rio de Janeiro
  4. 1996
    FellowshipInstituto National DO Cancer
  5. 1995
    Residency - AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology Service D' Anesthesie Et Reanimation Chirurgicale II
  6. 1994
    Residency - AnesthesiologyCet of Joinville, SC, Sociedade Brasileira De Anesthesiology
  7. 1992
    MDUniversidade Do Estado Do Rio De Janeiro Faculdade De Ciencias Medicas
  8. 1986
    Undergraduate Studies - Premed StudiesCurso Miguel Couto
  9. 1985
    Undergraduate Studies - Laboratory Science and Chemistry AnalysisColegio Impacto

Certifications

  1. 2016
    Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family Medicine

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Liaison PhysicianEducation Committee
  2. 2018 - present
    Participating PhysicianAskMayo Group
  3. 2018 - present
    Administrative MemberAAHPM Workforce Committee
  4. 2017 - present
    Active MemberPalliative Medicine Curriculum Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2017 - present
    Active MemberASCO
  6. 2017
    MemberPalliative Care Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Committees
  7. 2017
    MemberPalliative Care Committee, Department Committees, Department of Nursing
  8. 2014 - 2017
    MemberAmerican Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM)
  9. 2013 - 2017
    MemberAmerican Board of Family Medicine