Arthur J. Matas, MD

Arthur J. Matas, MD

Transplant Surgeon

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Transplant Complications

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Manitoba College of Medicine, Manitoba, Canada


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Transplant)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Best Doctors in America (2013)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • Academy for Excellence in Health Research Award, Academic Health Center (2011)
  • Francis Moore Excellence in Mentorship in the Field of Transplantation Award (2009)
  • Medical Staff Award, Clinical Innovation (2007)


  • Director, Renal Transplant Program, University of Minnesota
  • Member, American Surgical Association
  • Member, International Society of Transplantation
  • President, American Society of Transplant Surgeons (2006-2007)

Academic Information


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