Jeffrey G. Chipman, MD

Jeffrey G. Chipman, MD

Surgeon, Surgical Intensivist

Languages I Speak

  • Spanish
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Lakes Medical Center
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • General surgery (e.g., gastrointestinal, hernia, splenic, skin and soft tissue, biliary, laparoscopic, high risk, acute care, emergency, and trauma surgery)
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Surgical Infectious Diseases

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Columbia University, New York City, NY


  • University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Surgical Critical Care)

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • General Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2016-2019)
  • U.S. News & World Report - Top Doctor (2012)
  • Employee Recognition Award, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota (2012)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors for Women" (2011)
  • Specialty Award in Burns and Trauma, Society of Critical Care Medicine (2010)
  • Outstanding Clinician, Minneapolis VA Medical Center (2002)
  • Charles Putnam Chief Resident Teaching Award, University of Arizona (2000)


  • Assistant Dean for Curriculum, Medical School
  • Medical Director, ICU, Riverside Campus, University of Minnesota Medical Center (2009-present)
  • Medical Director, SICU,University of Minnesota Medical Center (2008-present)
  • Program Director, General Surgery Residency
  • Vice Chair for Education
  • Vice Chair for Education
  • Medical Advisory Committee, American Red Cross

Academic Information

Associate Professor

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