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CRSAL is proud to have physicians that have been selected by their peers as being among some of the best health-care providers in the Twin Cities

Anders F. Mellgren, MD, PhD

Medical School

Karolinska Institutet - Stockholm, Sweden 1985

Surgery Training

Karolinska Institutet - Stockholm, Sweden 1992

Colon and Rectal Surgery Training

University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota 1999

Professional Memberships

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
European Society of Coloproctology
International Society of University
Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Swedish Surgical Society
Swedish Medical Society
Swedish Society of Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certification

Swedish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Special Interests

Pelvic Floor Disorders, Colon and Rectal Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery, Innovative Treatment Options for Fecal Incontinence, Surgical Research and Teaching

Primary Hospital Affiliations



List of publications from PubMed

Anders F. Mellgren, MD, PhD

Personal Statement

"My goal is to provide care of the highest possible quality using state-of-the-art surgical techniques. I strive to treat each individual patient with respect and compassion."


Surgeons' Mission Statement

We care for every patient as we would care for ourselves and our family members.