Greg Beilman, MD

Professor, Department of Surgery

Greg Beilman

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-7911

Fax 612-626-0439

Mailing Address:
Surgical Critical Care
420 Delaware Street SE
Mayo Mail Code 195
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Stephanie Fawkes

Administrative Email

Professor, Department of Surgery

General Surgeon; Critical Care Surgeon

M.D., University of Kansas, School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

Residency, University of Kansas, School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS (General Surgery)

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Surgical Critical Care)



  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Transplants

Awards & Recognition

  • Top Doctors in America® (2012-2013)
  • Fairview Award for Clinical Innovation (University of Minnesota Medical Center (2011)
  • Presidential Citation for Outstanding Contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine (2013)
  • Masters of Critical Care Medicine, Annual Clinical Congress of the SCCM (2013)
  • "Best Doctors for Women," Minnesota Monthly Magazine 2011
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2009)
  • Army Commendation Medal (2001, 2003, 2005)
  • Mpls.St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctors" (2014-2015)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors" (2014)

Professional Associations

  • Chief, General Surgery
  • Director, Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery
  • Member, Clinical Trials Steering Committee, U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research
  • Reviewer, National Institutes of Health
  • Vice Chair, Perioperative Services and Quality 


Research Summary/Interests

  • Pathogenesis
  • Tissue Monitoring During Hemorrhagic & Septic Shock
  • Early Metabolic Changes in Shock


  • Yoseph BP, Breed E, Overgaard CE, Ward CJ, Liang Z, Wagener ME, Lexcen DR, Lusczek ER, Beilman GJ, Burd EM, Farris AB, Guidot DM, Koval M, Ford ML, Coopersmith CM. Chronic alcohol ingestion increases mortality and organ injury in a murine model of septic peritonitis. PloS One. 2013 May 22; 8(5): e62792.
  • James MM, Beilman GJ. Mechanical Ventilation. Surg Clin North Am. 2012 Dec;92(6):1463-1474. Epub 2012 Oct 13.
  • Iyegha UP, Asghar JI, Habermann EB, Broccard A, Weinert C, Beilman G. Intensivists improve outcomes and compliance with process measures in critically ill patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Mar; 216(3):363-372. [Epub Jan 2013]
  • Beilman GJ, Commentary on “Defining and predicting surgeon utilization at Forward Surgical Teams in Afghanistan” J Surg Res. 2012 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bellin MD, Beilman GJ, Dunn TB, Pruett TL, Chinnakotla S, Wilhelm JJ, Ngo A, Radosevich DM, Freeman ML, Schwarzenberg SJ, Balamurugan AN, Hering BJ, Sutherland DE. Islet autotransplantation to preserve beta cell mass in selected patients with chronic pancreatitis and diabetes mellitus undergoing total pancreatectomy. Pancreas. 2012 Nov. [Epub ahead of print]


Board Certifications

Surgery; Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests

Acute care; Critical care; High risk surgery; Islet Transplant Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Surgery (gastrointestinal, hernia, splenic, skin and soft tissue, billiary, laparoscopic, high risk, acute care, emergency, trauma surgery); Surgical infectious diseases; Surgical treatment of chronic pancreatitis; Trauma Services