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Surgical Specialist, Pediatric Surgeon
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Acton is Excellent. Dr. Acton has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Acton, MD is board certified in Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • E.Coli (Escherichia coli Infections)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Newborn Medicine (Neonatology)

Education & Awards

Dr. Acton graduated from University of Cincinnati. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)


Dr. Acton has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview 
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert Dean Acton MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert D. Acton practice?
Dr. Robert Acton has 9 office locations.
Dr. Robert Acton practices Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and Pediatric Surgery near Saint Paul, MN.
Additional practice locations include: Minneapolis, MN and Burnsville, MN.
See Saint Paul Surgeons and Saint Paul Pediatric Surgeons.