Stuart Amateau

Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Pediatric
Division Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Director, GI Service Line


Administrator Info
Name: GI Division
Phone: 612-624-9684
Mail: 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 36, Minneapolis, MN 55455

These are exciting times for the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at the University of Minnesota. From the bench top to the bedside, our team of regional and national thought leaders are developing innovative discoveries and delivering compassionate care throughout the health system and beyond. We remain dedicated to the continued growth of our research, clinical and educational missions spanning multiple disciplines including basic sciences, esophagology, inflammatory bowel disease, transplant hepatology, pancreatology, hepatobiliary disease, gastrointestinal malignancy, advanced endoscopy and the microbiome.

Teaching Summary

  • Endoscopic techniques

Clinical Summary

  • Advanced endoscopy including EUS and ERCP
  • Pancreaticobiliary disorders
  • Bariatric and surgical endoscopy
  • Small bowel disease diagnosis and management
  • Development of endoscpoic technology
  • Challenging luminal interventions including large polypectomy
  • Palliation of bowel malignancy
  • Third Space Endoscopy

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Therapeutic Endoscopy, Fellowship
Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Fellowship
Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
Internal Medicine, Residency
Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

Honors and Recognition

Top Doctor, Minnesota Monthly
Top Doctor, Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine
Rising Star, Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine
Clinical Excellence Award, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota
Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Jue, T., Storm, A., Naveed, M., Fishman, D., Qumseya , B., McRee, A., Truty, M., Khashab , M., Agrawal , D., Al-Haddad, M., Amateau, S., Buxbaum , J., Calderwood, A., DeWitt, J., DiMaio, C., Fujii-Lau , L., Gurudu , S., Jamil, L., Kwon, R., Law, J., Lee, J., Pawa, S., Sawhney, M., Thosani, N., Yang, J., Wani, S., 2021. ASGE guideline on the role of endoscopy in the management of benign and malignant gastroduodenal obstruction.. Gastrointest Endosc, 93 (2): 309-322.e4.
Dirweesh , A., Li, Y., Trikudanathan , G., Mallery, J., Freeman, M., Amateau, S., 2020. Clinical Outcomes of Acute Pancreatitis in Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019. Gastroenterology, 159 (5): 1972-1974.
Haseeb, A., Freeman, M. L., Amateau, S. K., 2019. Distal malignant obstruction managed by EUS-guided choledochoduodenostomy by use of an uncovered self-expanding metal stent.. Gastrointestinal endoscopy, 90 (4): 696-697.
doi: PubMed ID: 31540636.
Haseeb, A., Freeman, M., Amateau, S., 2019. Alternative approach to hemostatic particle spraying for treatment of GI bleeding by the use of cross-platform devices. . VideoGIE, 4 (8): 386-388.