Dr. Timothy Lander

Dr. Timothy Lander

Clinical vice president and chief of surgical services, Children’s Minnesota

Description

Dr. Timothy Lander’s keen vision for innovative solutions improves both patient care and organizational efficiencies at Children’s Minnesota. Lander oversaw the 2022 reopening of Children’s Minnesota’s Minnetonka Surgery Center following a two-year pause on outpatient procedures due to Covid-19. A highly regarded surgeon, he’s also designed software for the hospital system including the System 2 Share, a real-time problem-solving tool that has become a foundational element for the continuous-improvement initiative at Children’s Minnesota. Lander has mentored and served as a role model for LGBTQ+ medical students and professionals, helping build a culture of inclusivity in the hospital system.