Joseph B. Lillegard, MD

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview Physician Associates

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Minimally Invasive laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery
  • Neonatal congenital anomalies
  • Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
  • Treatment of pediatric-related liver diseases and in born errors of metabolism found in liver

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Nevada School of Medicine


  • Mayo Medical Center (Research Fellowship)
  • Mayo Medical Center (Clinician-Investigator)
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Surgery)

Other Education

  • University of Nevada School of Medicine (PhD)
  • Mayo Medical Center (Internship)

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctor - Rising Star (2018)


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