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


  • I collaborate with my patients and families to help develop a personalized plan of care and treatment that best fits their particular needs.
  • Medical School: 
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati

    Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

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

    Board Certification(s): 
    General Surgery

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

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


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