Faculty Physician - General Gastroenterologist

University of Minnesota Physicians
Edina, Minnesota
Sep 28, 2021
Sep 28, 2022
Full Time
Position Type
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a not-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.

Join us on a mission to advance medicine.The University of Minnesota Physicians is the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty at the University of Minnesota Medical School.  We have more than 1200 physicians and 2,200 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas.  Our mission is to deliver exceptional patient care, advance medicine through research, and train the next generation of health professionals.

The University of Minnesota in conjunction with the University of Minnesota Physicians have opened new positions to the growth of the Gastroenterology Division and expansion into the MHeath Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, MN, a suburb of Minneapolis.  We are seeking candidates who wish to work within an academic environment in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, and provide high-level patient-centered care.

Become an integral team member within an academic Division that is dedicated to cutting-edge and patient-centered care. The positions are clinically focused with the opportunity to teach, conduct research and participate in other academic activities.

Candidates will have excellent skills and interest in general gastroenterology and hepatology. We are particularly interested individuals focused on disorders of gut-brain interactions and gastroparesis.

We practice a team-based healthcare delivery model that incorporates allied health professionals in GI Health Psychology and Nutrition.

As a large academic practice, we work closely with our colleagues in surgery, radiology, and pathology, as well other medical specialties.

Call responsibilities will be shared within the GI Department.

We are a growing division with 23 physicians, 6 advance practice providers and two dieticians.  We are leaders in pancreaticobiliary disease, transplant hepatology, inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders and the microbiota.

We provide opportunities for continued development with educational conferences, CME, and collaboration with top specialists.

State-of-the-art facilities including newly built clinics and endoscopy suites

About the Division:

The Division plays a leading and integral role in Hepatology and liver transplantation, hosting one of the longest standing liver transplant programs in the United States. The Division is home to a nationally-recognized division for ERCP, EUS, and management of complex pancreas/biliary disorders. Historically, the Division has made a number of seminal contributions in the fields of hepatology and nutrition, and generates important knowledge in our understanding of liver metabolism. More recently, the Division has contributed to the understanding of the role of pancreaticobiliary endoscopy in the management of a number of clinical conditions, including malignant hilar biliary obstruction, complications of ERCP, endoscopic therapy of pancreatic diseases, and of sphincter of Oddi dysfunction.   The Division continues to maintain highest ambitions for excellence in all three of its major missions: patient services, teaching, and research.


Graduate of an accredited ACGME/AOA Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship training programs.

BC/BE in Gastroenterology through ABIM

Candidates with experience are preferred; however, fellows are encouraged to apply.

Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.

Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota

Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges


Information about benefits of working at the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians can be found at https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits & https://mphysicians.org/careers.

M Health and Clinical Partnerships:

University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system.  M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

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