Eric Dozois, MD

Eric Dozois, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery Rochester, MN

Professor, Surgery, Mayo Medical School

Office Address

  • 200 1st St Sw
    Rochester, MN 55905
    Phone: (507) 284-2511

Eric Dozois, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery Rochester, MN

Professor, Surgery, Mayo Medical School

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery: General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Training

  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  • University of Minnesota Medical SchoolUniversity of Minnesota Medical School
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Foothill College
  • Mankato State University

Certifications & Licensure

  • MN State Medical LicenseMN State Medical License1997 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryColon & Rectal Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Teacher of the YearDepartment of General Surgery, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 2010, 2011, 2012
    • National Health Information Award, Silver Award16th Annual National Health Information Awards Program 2009, 2009
    • Segura Essay Contest, Finalist, Resident MentorDepartment of Urology, Mayo Clinic, 2009

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Extended sacropelvic resection for locally recurrent rectal cancer: can it be done safely and with good oncologic outcomes?  Colibaseanu DT, Dozois EJ, Mathis KL, Rose PS, Ugarte ML, Abdelsattar ZM, Williams MD, Larson DW, Dis Colon Rectum, 1/1/2014
    • A novel approach to assessing technical competence of colorectal surgery residents: the development and evaluation of the Colorectal Objective Structured Assessment of...  de Montbrun SL, Roberts PL, Lowry AC, Ault GT, Burnstein MJ, Cataldo PA, Dozois EJ, Dunn GD, Fleshman J, Isenberg GA, Mahmoud NN, Reznick RK, Satterthwaite L, Schoetz ..., Ann Surg., 12/1/2013
    • Impact of radiotherapy on surgical repair and outcome in patients with rectourethral fistula  Beddy D, Poskus T, Umbreit E, Larson DW, Elliott DS, Dozois EJ, Colorectal Dis., 12/1/2013

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Shackelford's surgery of the alimentary tract Chapter: Retroectal tumors. Page 2177 - 2189
      Dozois EJ
      Editors: Yeo CJ.Elsevier/Saunders, Philadelphia, PA
    • Colon and rectal surgery: abdominal operations Chapter: Hybrid laparoscopic/open low anterior resection. (Master Techniques in General Surgery) Page 187 - 193
      Gedeon M, Whelan RL, Dozois EJ. Hybrid laparoscopic/open low anterior resection. In: Wexner SD; Fleshman JW
      Editors: Wexner SD; Fleshman JW.Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA
    • Atlas of minimally invasive surgical techniques Chapter: Total proctocolectomy with ileal-pouch anal anastomosis. (Surgical Techniques Atlas Series) Page 239 - 250
      Cima RR, Larson DW, Dozois EJ
      Editors: Vernon AH; Ashley SW.Elsevier, St. Louis


    • The impact of prior radiotherapy on outcomes following surgical repair of a rectourethral fistula in men with prostate cancer. Linder B, Umbreit E, Larson D, Dozois E, Elliott D, Neurourol Urodyn., 2/1/2013
    • Distribution of TMEM100, a novel marker of the mouse and human enteric nervous system. Farrugia G, Eisenman S, Gibbons S, Singh RD, Sarr M, Kendrick M, Larson D, Dozois E, Shen KR, NeurogastroenterolMotil, 9/1/2012
    • Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease Short-term outcomes in 376 patients. Holubar S, Pendlimari R, Pattan-arun J, Larson D, Dozois E, Pemberton J, Cima R, Inflamm Bowel Dis., 12/1/2009


    • Long-Term Surgical Outcomes Following Laparoscopic Ileal-Pouch-Anal Anastomosis in Patients with Chronic Ulcerative Colitis: Five-Year Follow-up of a Case-Matched Study Phoenix, AZ - 4/1/2013
    • Safety, Feasibility, and Short-Term Outcomes in 588 Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Ileal-Pouch Anal Anastomosis: A Single Institution Experience Phoenix, AZ - 4/1/2013
    • Assessment of Technical Competency Fort Lauderdale, FL - 2/1/2013


    • Robotic Transvesical Rectourethral Fistula Repair After a Robotic Radical Prostatectomy. Linder BJ, Frank I, Dozois EJ, Elliott DS, Journal of Endourology Part B Videourology
    • Colon Cancer - Being Proactive. Mayo Clinic Interview with Kristin Tabor, President/Founder of "Get Your Rear in Gear". Dozois EJ
    • NOTES Surgery. Dozois EJ, Mayo Clinic Medical Edge (60-second health segment for television, radio and newspaper)

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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