Mayo Clinic in Minnesota

During the past 60 years, Mayo Clinic in Minnesota has built a world-renowned cardiac team that specializes in the diagnosis and the treatment of heart valve disease in adults and children.

Ranked as the #2 Cardiology & Heart Surgery Program by U.S. News & World Report, the Mayo Clinic Minnesota team includes subspecialized experts trained in valvular disorders and related cardiac conditions including aortic aneurysms, atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and heart failure.  

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Excellent Patient Results Through Innovation

Since completing the first, successful open-heart bypass surgery in 1955, Mayo Clinic has been a driving force in the medical advances within cardiac care.


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Meet Our Heart Valve Specialists

Mayo Clinic in Minnesota has assembled a special team of heart valve specialists that are committed to getting patients the best results. Our team consists of many leading surgeons and cardiologists that you can learn more about by clicking the links below:

Our Patients Say

Ed Karler knew something was wrong when he could not finish a bicycle ride. Ed was completely exhausted and short of breath. After seeing his cardiologist, Ed learned that he was suffering from severe mitral ... Read more.

Heather Lister was diagnosed as a child with a bicuspid aortic valve, the most common congenital heart issue. When Heather turned forty, however, she didn’t feel right. Despite her community ... Read more.

An adult heart valve patient, Jon Konfala had been diagnosed with severe aortic valve regurgitation, a leaky heart valve. For his treatment, Jon selected Dr. Juan Crestanello, then at Ohio State University, ... Read more.

Clinical References For Our Patients

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