Dr. Jennifer Gobel

Accepting new patients: Yes

Medical School: University of Minnesota, 1985

Pediatric Residency: University of Minnesota, 1988

Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship: University of Minnesota, 1988-1990

Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

Academic & Administrative Appointments: Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota

Memberships, Offices and Committee Appointments: Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Awards & Honors: Voted a “Top Doctor” by physicians and nurses for Mpls/St. Paul Magazine, from 2006 through 2021 

Dr. Gobel was Lead Physician for the Pediatric Clinic at Regions Hospital from 1990 to 2001, where she worked with children in the outpatient clinic, hospital ward, newborn nursery and the emergency room.  She continued her service to inner-city children at Open Cities Health Center from 2001 to 2004.  Dr. Gobel founded Mendakota Pediatrics in July, 2004.  

Dr. Gobel’s special interests include providing primary care for children with congenital heart disease, asthma and other respiratory diseases, genetic disorders, children with multiple disabilities and children and adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. She lives in West St. Paul with her husband, Mark, with whom she has 2 adult daughters. Her hobbies include gardening, singing in her church choir, and tennis.