Dr. Brooks Edwards, MD

Dr. Brooks Edwards, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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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 29 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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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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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 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

Care Philosophy

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, foc...

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

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    • Mon: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • 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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