Todd Tuttle, MD, MS

Professor, Department of Surgery

Todd Tuttle

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-2991

Fax 612-625-4406

Office Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 195
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Stephanie Lundgren

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Professor, Department of Surgery

Vice-Chair Global Surgery and Disparities

Surgical Oncologist

Regis Chair for Breast Cancer Research

Surgical Oncologist

MD: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore

Residency: Medical College of Virginia, Richmond

Fellowship: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas (Surgical Oncology)

M.S., University of Minnesota School of Public Health (Clinical Research)



  • Cancer
  • Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Sarcoma

Awards & Recognition

  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (multiple years, including 2020)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (multiple years, including 2020)
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor (2012)
  • Owen Wangensteen Award for Resident Teaching, University of Minnesota (2001, 2012)
  • Clinical Trial Specialist Award, University of Minnesota (2003)

Professional Associations

  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
  • American Surgical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Association of Academic Global Surgery


Research Summary/Interests

  • Outcomes after breast cancer treatment
  • Outcomes after cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal
  • Surgical outcomes among Native Americans
  • Breast cancer outcomes in Central America


Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

Clinical Interests

Specialties: Surgical oncology, Gastrointestinal cancer, Breast cancer, Melanoma, Sarcoma Interests: Surgical oncology; Gastrointestinal cancer; Breast cancer; Melanoma; Sarcoma; Cancer care in Central America