Amar Mahgoub, MD

Amar Mahgoub, MD

Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Arabic

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

Approach each unique individual with liver disease in a multidisciplinary fashion to provide excellent care for this complex, life-changing condition, while preserving patients' autonomy and wellbeing.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Liver transplantation
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Nutrition and chronic liver disease

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


  • University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX (Internal Medicine)


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Gastroenterology)
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Transplant Hepatology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Communities for Excellence Award, University of Iowa (2007)


  • Member, American Gastroenterological Association (2011-2013)
  • Member, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (2011-present)
  • Member, American Medical Association (2003-2007)

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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