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Katherine M. Watson, MD

“I look forward to working with you to provide personalized, compassionate and contemporary surgical care centered around your goals.”


Undergraduate School

Wellesley College - Wellesley, Massachusetts 2009

Medical School

Oregon Health & Science University - Portland, Oregon 2016

Surgery Training

Oregon Health & Science University - Portland, Oregon 2022

Colon and Rectal Surgery Training

University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota 2023

Professional Memberships

American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons

American College of Surgeons

Association of Women Surgeons

American Medical Association


Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

Special Interests

Anorectal Disease

Colon and Rectal Cancer

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery

Pelvic Floor Disorders



Hobbies & Outside Interests

Outdoor Adventures by Foot, Bicycle, Lake or Sea

Time at the Cabin With Family


Primary Affiliations

M. Health Fairview Southdale