About

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We are leaders and innovators

We are driven to eliminate pain, improve patient outcomes and train the next generation of anesthesiologists. Our department cultivates a culture of inquiry, where best medical practices are determined through clinical and scientific methods as well as translational investigation. 

  • 7 Divisions
  • 37 Active IRB-Approved Research Projects
  • 39 Trainees
  • 69 Faculty
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Our Trainees

Our trainees are a talented group of anesthesiologists who consistently test in the top 50th percentile nationally.

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Our Faculty

Our faculty are a diverse group of renowned experts in perioperative care and pain management.

Dr. Michael Wall

Our Department Head

Dr. Michael H. Wall, MD, FCCM is Head of the Department of Anesthesiology and JJ Buckley Professor.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The University of Minnesota Medical School is dedicated to providing a high-quality education for students of all backgrounds. Through a variety of services and programs, we aim to give everyone equal access to learning and cultural experiences on and off campus. Read the Medical School's diversity statement.