Dr. Brooks Edwards, MD

Dr. Brooks Edwards, MD

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62 y/o

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Dr. Brooks Edwards, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in cardiology, advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, and more.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Vascular Disease more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Heart Disease more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 12% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Transplant
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Having all this expertise in a single place, focuse...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1989
Fellow - Clinical Cardiology Fellow, Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo Clinic in Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Fellow - NIH Research Fellow, Cardiorenal Research Laboratory, Department of Physiology and Biophysics Mayo Clinic in Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1982
MD Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Medical School
1978
BS - Biology and Chemistry, Magna cum Laude, Highest Honors in Biology Macalester College
Undergraduate School
1989
1987
1982
1982
1978

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America Best Doctors, 2005
  • Bronze/Division-Media; Category-Web Site World Wide Web Mature Media Award, 2004
  • Gold in the Best Site Design Award Category e-Healthcare Leadership Awards, 2005
  • Silver for Health Promotion Disease and Injury Prevention Information World Wide Web Awards for Spring Summer, 2005
  • Gold/Health Promotion/Disease and Injury Prevention World Wide Web Health Awards, 2005
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering Marquis Who's Who, 2006
  • 2005Platinum in the Best Overall Internet Site Award Category e-Healthcare Leadership Awards, 2005
  • Special Award/Best Site Structure & Navigation World Wide Web Health Awards, 2004
  • Best Doctors in America Best Doctors, 2007
  • Silver/Patient Education World Wide Web Health Awards, 2005

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Board of Directors Northland Affiliate American Heart Association, Member
  • Board of Governors Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees, Member
  • Councilor Officers and Councilors of Staff Rochester Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees, Member
  • International Strategic Planning Work Group, Member
  • Internet Task Force Mayo Clinic Task Forces Work Groups, Member
  • Mayo Clinic Integrated Internet Presence Work Group, Member
  • Membership and Nominating Committee Northland Affiliate American Heart Association, Chair
  • Minnesota Affiliate American Heart Association, President

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    • Tue: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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