Our Providers

James Lakin, Ph.D., MDJames Lakin, Ph.D., MD, has more than 30 years of experience caring for people with allergy and asthma conditions. Dr. Lakin earned his medical degree and Ph.D. in immunology from Northwestern University, Chicago. He served his residency in internal medicine and subspecialty training in allergy and immunology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is board-certified in allergy and immunology and in internal medicine, and takes special medical interest in allergy-related asthma, hayfever and sinus problems. “Treatment of allergies or asthma must focus not only on the affected organs, but the affected person as a whole, her or his general physical and emotional status, relationships, home and work environments,” Dr. Lakin says.



Dr. GoehleDr. Goehle is a native Minnesotan, growing up in the heart of St. Paul. She received her training in Internal Medicine at the University of Minnesota, going on to sub-specialty studies at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Goehle has spent the majority of her career as a medical missionary in sub-Saharan Africa where she has accumulated a wealth of experience in the management of respiratory tract disorders in often challenging conditions. She returns most recently from South Sudan where she has been actively participating in refugee relief in that troubled, emerging nation. Minnesota Allergy & Asthma Clinic is delighted to welcome Dr. Goehle and the breadth of clinical experience she brings to our practice.