Gavin B. Bart, MD
Chief, Addiction Medicine
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Internal Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
The addictive diseases are the largest preventable cause of death in the world. Like other chronic diseases such as diabetes and hypertension, treatment of addictions requires a wide range of tools including life-style change, behavioral counseling, and life-saving medications. Recent medical advances have brought to the forefront new tools with which to treat addictions. The Addiction Medicine clinics at Hennepin Faculty Associates provide the best available treatments for the addictive diseases. Through our ongoing commitment to patient care and research, we combine medical innovation with outstanding clinical skills and have become leaders in addiction treatment.
Dr. Gavin Bart is Director of the Division of Addiction Medicine at the Hennepin County Medical Center. He completed his internal medicine residency at the Hennepin County Medical Center and specialty training in addiction medicine at The Rockefeller University in New York. His research has focused on the neurobiology and genetics of addictions.
Dr. Bart is also an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota.