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Patrick J. Flynn MD

Patrick Flynn, MD

Primary Location

Woodbury Clinic
6025 Lake Road, Suite 110
Woodbury, Minnesota 55125
(651) 735-7414

Additional Locations

Northfield Hospital


Dr Flynn has been part of the physician staff at Minnesota Oncology since 1985 and serves a Director of Research for the practice.

Areas of Special Interest

  • Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Hematology, including bleeding & clotting disorders
  • Research on Colorectal Cancer


I bring the best care to my patients by active participation in clinical trials research.

Academic Honors & Professional Achievements

  • Director of Research, Minnesota Oncology
  • Medical Director, Autologous Bone Marrow & Stem Cell Transplant, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, 1989-Present
  • Principle Investigator, NCI Grant Funded Metro Minnesota CCOP 1985-Present


  • Principle Investigator, National Cancer Institute (NCI)
  • Dr Flynn has also co-authored many research studies published in professional journals such as Journal of Clinical Oncology, Cancer, Journal of Thoracic Oncology and Journal of Palliative Medicine.


I like to relax by stopping hockey pucks – I’m an ice hockey goalie.

Vikings football and Wild hockey have long claimed me as a fan.

Golf is another sport I enjoy – I just wish I was a better shot maker.

As a proud Irishman, I always celebrate St Patrick’s Day with a vacation.

Medical School

University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN


Medical Oncology & Hematology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certification

  • Board Certified in Medical Oncology
  • Board Certified in Hematology
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine


  • Abbott Northwestern Cancer Committee
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American Cancer Society, Minnesota
  • Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP)
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  • Hennepin County Medical Society
  • Minnesota Medical Association
  • Minnesota Society of Clinical Oncology
  • North Central Cancer Treatment Group