Rachel Tindall, MD

Transplant and General Surgeon
General Surgery

    About me

    Rachel Tindall, MD, FACS is a highly skilled abdominal transplant and HPB surgeon. She specializes in kidney transplant along with all varieties of benign and malignant liver, biliary and pancreatic diseases.

    Dr. Tindall earned her medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, MO and completed general surgery training at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, PA. She went on to fellowship training at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA in kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant and HPB surgery.

    She is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, the American Society of Transplantation, the American College of Surgeons and the Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association. She is a Fellow of the ACS.

    Her surgical skills include kidney transplantation, minimally invasive living kidney donation, liver transplantation, major and minor hepatectomies, biliary resection and reconstruction, whipples and pancreatectomies.  She offers robotic kidney donation and robotic liver and pancreas surgeries as well.

    Prior to joining SIU, she was a busy transplant and HPB surgeon at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.




    Education & training

    Assistant Professor
    Board Certifications
    General Surgery
    Medical School
    MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO
    Undergraduate Degree
    BS, Baker University, Baldwin City, KS
    General Surgery - Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA
    Abdominal Transplant and Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA


    Clinical locations


    SIU Transplant Services

    747 N. Rutledge Street Springfield, IL 62702 2nd Floor

    SIU General Surgery

    747 N. Rutledge Street Springfield, IL 62702 2nd floor
    Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

    Hospital privileges

    • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
    • Memorial Health, Springfield IL