Madhuri Rao, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Madhuri Rao

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-6074

Fax 612-625-9657

Mailing Address:
Surgery Department
MMC 207 Mayo Rm 11-142 PWB
8195E (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Deidra Nutt

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Thoracic Surgeon

MD, Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore, India

Residency, General Surgery, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY; General Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY

Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

I feel that being able to take care of fellow human beings is a privilege. I aim to provide my patients with the best care that I can deliver to them. And to do this, I strive to excel in my field with continued learning and research and with attention to the needs and wants of patients and their families.



General Thoracic Surgery - benign and malignant lung and esophageal conditions


Research Summary/Interests

Tobacco Cessation, Lung Cancer screening and Surgical Management of Early Stage Lung Cancer


Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

Lung cancer, mesothelioma, benign lung conditions, esophageal cancer, benign esophageal conditions such as reflux, hiatal hernia and achalasia.