Sara Wildenberg, MD

General Surgeon
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Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Southdale Hospital

Care Philosophy

Needing a surgery can be an intimidating and stressful part of a person's life and it is my goal to take as much of the stress out of the process as possible.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Disease
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • General Surgery
  • Skin Lesions

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI


  • Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Hawaii Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Honolulu, HI

Other Education

  • BS Biology and Education, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Skill Certifications

  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • HCMC Resident Teaching Award (2015-2016)
  • Magna Cum Laude University of Wisconsin
  • Magna Cum Laude Marquette University
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2019, 2020)
  • Minnesota Monthly Top Doctor for Women (2019)


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