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Lake Region Healthcare Welcomes Dr. Tyler Lacey to Primary Care team in Family Medicine

Hospital news | Friday, September 11, 2020

Tyler Lacey[Fergus Falls, MN] Lake Region Healthcare is pleased to welcome Tyler Lacey, MD to our team of Family Medicine physicians in our Primary Care department in September of 2020.

Dr. Lacey received his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School in Minneapolis and his undergraduate degree in Biology from Bethel University in St. Paul. As a participant in the Rural Physician Associate Program (RPAP), he spent part of his 3rd year of medical school at Lake Region Healthcare, where he had previously also spent time studying as part of a Summer Internship in Medicine.

Dr. Lacey is originally from Wendell, MN and attended high school at Hillcrest in Fergus Falls. He chose to join the team at LRH because of the excellent experience he had here during the RPAP program and because he loves the community and looks forward to raising his family here.

He has particular professional interest are in the areas of youth and sports medicine, but says he looks forward to caring for patients from birth to end of life and that he chose primary care because of the long-term relationships it allows him to build with patients and their families.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, two children and their two dogs, and doing anything outdoors.

About the Lake Region Healthcare Enterprise

The Lake Region Healthcare enterprise is comprised of Lake Region Healthcare, an independent community-governed non-profit headquartered in Fergus Falls, the Mill Street Residence Assisted Living Facility in Fergus Falls, and the non-profit critical access hospital, Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health Services headquartered in Elbow Lake. With over 100 medical staff and over 1,000 employees, we are dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of our communities with values of Excellence, Person-Centered, Collaboration, Stewardship, Integrity, Respect and Innovation. Together we bring specialty and sub-specialty services to patients at hospital locations in Fergus Falls and Elbow Lake and at clinics in Ashby, Barnesville, Battle Lake, Evansville, Herman, Hoffman, and Morris, MN. For more information visit:, or