Gary Jonson - MD

 
Gary Jonson - MD

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My Areas of Practice
General Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopy, Hernia surgery, Breast Surgery, Trauma Surgery

General Information

Gender: Male

Practicing Since: 2006

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Services

Practices at

Shakopee
1415, 1515 and 1601 St. Francis Ave.
Shakopee, MN 55379

Education & Certifications

Certification: American Board of Surgery
2008

Surgery Residency: Hennepin County Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN
2006

Trauma and Critical Care Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center
Minneapolis, MN
2004

Surgery Internship: Marshfield Clinic, St. Joseph's Hospital
Marshfield, WI
2001

BA, Biology and Chemistry: Moorhead State University
Moorhead, MN
1993

MD: University of Minnesota Medical School
Medical Degree
Minneapolis, MN
1996

Professional Associations & Awards

Society of Critical Care Medicine; Ramsey Medical Society; Hitchcock Surgical Society

Personal

I chose surgery because of the hands-on approach to surgical problems. I like the combination of technical skill and medical knowledge that treatment of surgical disease requires. I enjoy all aspects of general surgery from initial consultation to post-operative follow-up. I like to focus on patient education and expectations throughout the surgical experience. I have an interest in laparoscopy and hernia surgery as well as trauma surgery.  The trauma surgery interest stems from being in the U. S Army for 3 years and the Minnesota Army National Guard for nearly 20 years with multiple Mid-east tours.  When not at work, I enjoy running, reading, rugby, and spending time with my family, which includes our Beagle, Barney.