Faculty, UW–Madison
Chair, Department of Surgery

Rebecca Minter, MD, FACS

  • Surgical Oncology


Dr. Minter is a pancreaticobiliary surgeon with a focus on the management and treatment of benign and neoplastic diseases of the pancreas. She completed a general surgery residency and a research fellowship at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Minter is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Minter is the A.R. Curreri Distinguished Chair of the University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery. She is an international leader in surgery, and holds a number of leadership positions in surgical societies and organizations, including previously serving as President of the Americas Hepatopancreatobiliary Association, and is a Director of the American Board of Surgery.

University affiliation

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL

Areas of expertise

  • Benign Problems of the Liver, Pancreas or Bile Duct
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Resection
  • Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)
  • Gastric Resection
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery for Gallstones
  • Pancreas conditions
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreatic Resection
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatic procedures or pancreatic drainage procedures
  • Small Bowel Cancer
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Resection
  • Whipple Procedure