Travis J. McKenzie, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Endocrine surgery including thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, and neuroendocrine pancreas and small bowel
  • Management of benign and malignant adrenal tumors including adrenocortical carcinoma, adrenal incidentaloma, pheochromocytoma, aldosteronoma, Cushing’s syndrome, and adrenal metastasis
  • Functional pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors including insulinoma
  • Familial endocrine disease including MEN1, MEN2a/b, VHL, NF-1, familial pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma
  • Pediatric endocrine surgery
  • Metabolic surgery including complex re-operative and revisional surgery
  • Surgical management of post-gastric bypass hypoglycemia and non-insulinoma pancreatogenous hypoglycemia
  • Minimally invasive approaches to both endocrine and bariatric surgery
  1. 2014
    FellowBrigham and Women's Hospital
  2. 2013
    FellowMassachusetts General Hospital
  3. 2012
    ResidentMayo Clinic
  4. 2005
    Medical SchoolTufts University School of Medicine
  5. 2001
    Undergraduate StudiesGustavus Adolphus College

Certifications

  1. 2013
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Teacher of the Year 2018: Best Clinical ProfessorMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 2017
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2016
    Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2016
    Teacher of the YearGeneral Surgery Residency Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  5. 2015
    Teacher of the YearGeneral Surgery Residency Program, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  6. 2015
    Mayo Fellows' Teacher of the YearTeacher of the Year by the Mayo Fellows' Association
  7. 2012
    Chief Resident Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic
  8. 2012
    Resident Achievement AwardSociety of Laparoscopic Surgeons
  9. 2011
    Resident Travel Award10th Annual Symposium on GI Cancers
  10. 2011
    MIHP Travel AwardMayo Clinic International Health Program, Mayo Clinic Committees
  11. 2009
    Inlow AwardMayo Clinic
  12. 2009
    Resident Travel Award8th Annual Symposium on GI Cancers
  13. 2008
    Rising Star AwardInternational Liver Transplant Society
  14. 2008
    Presidential Poster of DistinctionAmerican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  15. 2007
    Research Fellowship National Institute of Health
  16. 2005
    Medical Honor SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  2. 2016 - present
    ChairGeneral Surgery Residency, Program Evaluation Committee, Program Evaluation
  3. 2015 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, Division of BEMGI Surgery, Department of Surgery
  4. 2015 - present
    MemberObesity Scientific Committee, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  5. 2015 - present
    ChairAACE Obesity Scientific Committee
  6. 2012 - present
    Candidate MemberAmerican Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  7. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  8. 2010 - present
    Candidate MemberAmerican Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  9. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Thyroid Association
  10. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  11. 2001 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
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