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Milton Ropes, DO

4.6 out of 5 (55 ratings)
Facilities Lake Region Healthcare
Groups Lake Region Healthcare


Lake Region Healthcare (LRH) welcomed Dr. Milton Ropes to our Urology Department in October of 2019. After providing temporary services in our Urology clinic for several months he decided to join as a full-time permanent member of our Medical Staff.

Dr. Ropes received his D.O. at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, IA after completed his undergraduate degree in Biology at the George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. He completed his Residency in Urology at the Naval Hospital in Portsmouth, VA and also served as a staff Urologist there in addition to serving as the Chief of Urology at the Naval Hospital in Guam.

He has nearly 40 years of experience in the field of Urology and for the majority of his career worked at a private practice in Winona, MN. Most recently he served as a staff physician in the Department of Urology at Essentia Health in Virginia, MN.

Dr. Ropes is Certified by the American Board of Urology and is a member of the Association of Military Surgeons and the Society of Government Service Urologists.

In his spare time, Dr. Ropes enjoys beekeeping, creating stained glass artwork and hunting.


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