Jason W. Denbo, MD

Surgical Oncologist

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians
  • Fairview

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care Philosophy

Pancreas, liver, and stomach cancers are complex life-altering problems for patients and their families. I believe all cancer patients deserve a cohesive, multi-specialty, patient-centered care plan that is executed by a compassionate groups of care providers. I am honored to be a part of such a group, and privileged to care for our patients in their time of great need.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Gastric cancer
  • Gastrointestinal and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
  • Malignant diseases of the liver, bile ducts, and pancreas - including hepatocellular carcinoma, colorectal liver metastases, cholangiocarcinoma and pancreatic adenocarcinoma
  • Small bowel cancer

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN


  • The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN


  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - Complex General Surgical Oncology

Other Education

  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery

Board Certifications

  • The American Board of Surgery - General Surgery
  • The American Board of Surgery - Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • The American Board of Medical Quality

Academic Information

Assistant Professor