Fraden Max

Max Fraden, MD


Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“My idea of good care is to always be there for my patients and to work closely together to devise comprehensive care plans.”

Clinical Expertise

Max is a medical doctor trained in internal medicine. He grew up in Boston, MA, but is also a dual citizen of Belgium. He spends half of his year working in rural Rwanda at a public, district hospital and the remainder of the year at Hennepin County Medical Center.


  • Dhillon, R. Bonds, M. Fraden, M., Ndahiro, D. Ruxin, J. The Impact of Reducing Financial Barriers on Utilization of a Primary Health Care Facility in Rural Rwanda. Global Public Health 2011; 7(1); 1-16.
  • Dhillon, R. Clair, K., Fraden, M., Abdalla, M. Hypertension in populations of different ethnic origins, The Lancet, Volume 384, Issue 9939, Page 234, 19 July 2014.
  • Ben Amor, Y., Fraden, M., Ruxin, J. Reversing the Tide of Tuberculosis in India: Complementing Microscopy with Line Probe Assays. Global Public Health 2008; 3(4); 399-416.

Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA


  • Internal Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA


  • Board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School


“In my free time, I enjoy travel, soccer, and spending time in the mountains.”