Benjamin P. Crawshaw, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery,

Benjamin P. Crawshaw

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-7992

Fax 612-625-4406

Mailing Address:
Colon and Rectal Surgery
420 Delaware Street SE
Mayo Mail Code 450
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Alexandra Broek

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery

MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Rochester, NY

General Surgery Resident

Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Cleveland, OH

Colon and Rectal Surgery Resident

University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN


My goal is to deliver the highest quality care utilizing the latest surgical standards and techniques. I aim to treat every patient as an individual with respect, expertise, and compassion.


Colon and Rectal Surgery; Anorectal Disease; Gastrointestinal Cancers; Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Awards & Recognition

2018 – Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Surgical Research Day-Excellence in Research; 1st Place

2015 – American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting

Piedmont Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Award for Clinical/Podium Presentation

Professional Associations

Member – American College of Surgeons

Member – American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons


Research Summary/Interests

Minimally invasive surgery; Enhanced Recovery After Surgery; Colorectal oncology


Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery 

Clinical Interests

Colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, laparoscopic and robotic surgery, Anorectal disease.