Debra Tastad, CNS, BC
Certified Nursing Specialist

  • Rheumatology

Fertile, MN

  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

College of St. Scholastica


Debra is originally from Fertile, Minn., but she and her husband Gary have lived in the Brainerd area for 38 years. She enjoys scuba diving, hiking with her two dogs, agate hunting and tumbling, and anything involving nature and wildlife.

Additional Information:

Debra is proud to be part of Lakewood because of its excellent reputation in our communities. She is impressed with the friendly work environment and the strong emphasis on patient-centered care.

Medical Interests:

Debra has a special interest in treating chronic diseases, especially within the specialty of rheumatology.