Joseph Zabell, MD


Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview
  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

To provide patient-focused, innovative care to patients with urologic diseases and malignancies. I perform robotic, laparoscopic, open, and endoscopic surgery and my surgical and management approach for each individual patient is dictated by both the characteristics of the disease/tumor and patient preferences.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Multidisciplinary Cancer Care
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Urologic Cancers

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Urology)


  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH (Urologic Oncology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Iowa (2010)

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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