The Staff at Platinum Health, LLC

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Paul N. Yakshe MD

Dr. Yakshe earned a B.S. in Biology at Allentown College of St. Francis deSales and a Master's degree in Biochemistry at Hahnemann University. He graduated from Hahnemann University Medical School in 1984 "with distinction" for continued excellence in the field of Medicine. He did his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center. He then completed a Gastroenterology Fellowship at Georgetown University Medical Center and went on for an additional year of training in advanced therapeutic endoscopy. He was recruited to the Division of Gastroenterology at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, during which time he served as Director of Endoscopy and developed a mulltidisciplinary program for pancreas and biliary disease. After leaving the University of Minnesota in June of 2001, he founded Platinum Health, LLC and has been in independent solo private practice since then. After 30 years, he retired his clinical practice in January of 2020 and now does colonoscopy and endoscopy on a part time basis.


Linda has worked for Platinum health since its inception in April of 2001. She currently manages the office, does most of the back office duties, and also schedules patients. She can be reached at 763-383-7818.


Lori works in billing. She has more than 35 years of experience in medical billing and coding and has worked with Platinum Health since its inception in 2001. If you have any questions or problems with your bill, please contact Lori at 952-933-7700.