Robert Acton, M.D., Surgeon

Robert Acton, M.D., Surgeon


Robert Acton, M.D., is a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in pediatric surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Cincinnati, Ohio, and completed a surgical residency at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. He is currently co-director of Pediatric Surgery at the University of Minnesota Amplatz Children’s Hospital and an associate professor of surgery and pediatrics at the University of Minnesota College of Medicine. He completed fellowships in surgical endoscopy, surgical infectious disease and surgical critical care at the University of Minnesota, and he has written an extensive number of articles for professional journals, professional presentations and textbooks.

He practices at the St. Paul Campus of Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.


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