The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery

Tun Jie, MD

Interim Chief, Division of Abdominal Transplant Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Contact Information

Abdominal Transplant: PO Box 245066; Tucson, Arizona 85724-5066
Arizona Health Science Center: 1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Office Room Number
Office Phone
(520) 626-3400
Office Fax
(520) 626-9226

Practice Locations

Patient Appointments
(520) 626-3400
UMC Multispecialty Surgery Clinic Fifth Floor, 1501 N Campbell Ave, Tucson AZ 85724
Cancer Center North, 3939 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719
Clinic Fax
(520) 626-9226
The University of Arizona Medical Center - University Campus
The University of Arizoan Medical Center - South Campus


Clinical Specialties

Adult & Pediatric Kidney, Pancreas, Liver, Intestines and Islet Transplants

Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certification
American Board of Surgery, Diplomate
Board Certification
American Society of Transplant Surgeons Certification


1999, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn, School of Medicine (Downstate)
2000 Intern in Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota
2000-2007 Resident in Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota
2002-2005 Surgical Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of Minnesota
2002-2005 Research Fellow, Diabetes Institute for Immunology and Transplantation, University of Minnesota
2002-2005 National Library of Medicine Fellow in Health Informatics, Department of Health Informatics, University of Minnesota
2007-09 Transplant Fellow, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota


  • Transplant immunology, positive cross match transplants and ABO incompatible transplants
  • Chronic pancreatitis, diabetes, and islet transplant
  • Pancreas and islet transplants

Patient Information