Pediatric Surgeon
Co-director, Pediatric Surgery, University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital; Associate Professor, Surgery and Pediatrics, University of Minnesota College of Medicine


Top Conditions

*This is not a complete list of conditions

My Approach to Care

"I collaborate with my patients and families to help develop a personalized plan of care and treatment that best fits their particular needs."

  • Education & Training

    Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati

    Residency: Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

    Fellowship: Surgical Endoscopy, Surgical Infectious Disease, Surgical Critical Care, University of Minnesota

    Board Certification(s): General Surgery

  • Research & Publications

    Dr. Acton has been published extensively in professional journals, given numerous professional presentations, and contributed to textbooks.

  • Interests & Activities

    Enjoying all that the great state of Minnesota has to offer.

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