Matthew K. Tollefson, M.D.

  1. Urologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Laparoscopic surgery
  2. Neobladder reconstruction
  3. Reconstructive surgery
  4. Robotic prostatectomy
  • Nerve-sparing robotic prostatectomy
  • Management of localized and advanced prostate cancer
  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Bladder cancer surgery and reconstruction including bladder replacement
  • Research interests in urologic oncology, robotics, and laparoscopy
Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2011
    FellowMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2009
    ResidentUrology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2009
    Resident - UrologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2004
    InternshipMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2003
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1999
    BASt. Olaf College

Certifications

  1. 2013
    UrologyAmerican Board of Urology

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Best Poster AwardWorld Robotic Urology Symposium
  2. 2010
    Best Poster Award, Prostate-Malignant, AUAAmerican Urological Association Annual Meeting
  3. 2009
    Best Poster Award, Pediatric Urinary Diversion, AUAAmerican Urological Association Annual Meeting
  4. 2008
    First Place Joseph Segura Essay ContestMayo Clinic in Rochester
  5. 2008
    Third Place Joseph Segura Annual Resident Essay ContestDepartment of Urology
  6. 2007
    CaPSURE Scholarship for Prostate Cancer Outcomes ResearchCaPSURE
  7. 1995
    Deans ListSaint Olaf College

Professional memberships

  1. 2023 - present
    Enterprise Video Monitoring Workgroup
  2. 2022 - present
    Clinical Digital Imaging Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Committees, Mayo Clinic
  3. 2021 - present
    Surgical Operating Room Allocation Subcommittee
  4. 2020 - present
    Robototics Subcommittee
  5. 2020 - present
    Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Urology
  6. 2016 - present
    Genitourinary Disease Group Executive Committee
  7. 2013 - present
    Lower Genitourinary Cancer Specialty Council
  8. 2013 - present
    Resident Advocacy Committee, Education Committee, Department of Urology
  9. 2013 - present
    Urology Innovations Group, Mayo Medical Ventures
  10. 2012 - present
    Research Committee, Department of Urology
  11. 2012 - present
    Manage to Reimbursement Project, Department of Urology
  12. 2012 - present
    Manage to Reimbursement Project, Department of Urology
  13. 2012 - present
    MaRS System Development Task Force, Department of Urology
  14. 2011 - present
    The Society of Urologic Oncology
  15. 2011 - 2016
    Education Committee, Department of Urology
  16. 2011 - present
    Mayo Clinic Health Letter
  17. 2011 - present
    Society of Robotic Surgeons
  18. 2010 - present
    Endourological Society
  19. 2009 - present
    American Society of Clinical Oncology
  20. 2006 - 2012
    Urology Practice Support Team, Department of Urology
  21. 2006 - 2011
    Francis 6C Service Initiative
  22. 2006 - 2010
    Department of Urology, Resident Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  23. 2003 - present
    American Urological Association
  24. 2003 - present
    Minnesota Urologic Society
  25. 1999 - present
    Minnesota Medical Association, American Medical Association
  26. 1999 - present
    Zumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association