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David J. Schmeling, MD


(612) 813-8000

Specialties: Surgery, Pediatric | Trauma Services

Professional History

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery

Medical Education

  • MD - University of Minnesota Medical School


  • Residency - University of Michigan Health System
    Ann Arbor
  • Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Contact Information

Primary Location:

Pediatric Surgical Associates
2530 Chicago AVE S
Suite 550
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(612) 813-8000

Secondary Location(s):

Childrens Minnesota Surgery Division Chief
2525 Chicago AVE S STE 32-T6309
Minneapolis, MN 55404
(612) 813-7636

Pediatric Surgical Associates
347 N Smith AVE
Suite 502
St Paul, MN 55102
(651) 220-6040

Personal Biography

Dr Schmeling is Chief of Surgery at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota and a pediatric surgeon with Pediatric Surgical Associates. David has been on our staff at Children's since 1992, having completed medical school at the University of Minnesota, completed General Surgery residency at the University of Michigan, and Pediatric Surgery training at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. David's areas of surgical interests are newborn surgical anomalies and surgical oncology, in addition to the broad scope of Pediatric General Surgery. David is a member of the surgical committee of the National Children's Oncology Group, and is also a member of the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery, and an examiner for the certifying examination for Pediatric Surgeons.