Dr. Gurpreet Sandhu, MD

Dr. Gurpreet Sandhu, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. Gurpreet Sandhu, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Rochester

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Sandhu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sandhu "Interests Catheter based heart valve replacement and repair Development of next-generation heart valve technologies Development of novel interventional cardiology devices and stents Interventional management of pulmonary hypertension Minimally invasive treatment of complex coronary artery disease Molecular and cellular investigation of vascular biology and healing Telemedicine and International medicine "
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Impella Device
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • MB BS Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • PhD Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Internship and Junior Residency - 1-year rotating Internship, 1-year Cardiology and General Surgery Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Resident - Internal Medicine University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo Clinic in Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Fellow - Interventional Cardiology Mayo Clinic in Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship Mayo Clinic in Rochester
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dean's Certificate of Merit for Surgery Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, 1985
  • Best Diagnostician Award for Internal Medicine University of Minnesota, 2000
  • Excellence Through Teamwork Award Mayo Clinic, 2011
  • Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellowship Award Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2003
  • Discovery Translation Program Award Mayo Clinic, 2006
  • Diploma for Top Score Abstracts and Best Poster European Society of Cardiology, 2015
  • Teacher of the Year Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2010
  • Individual Award for Excellence Mayo Clinic, 2007
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Cardiovascular Diseases Innovation Laboratory Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Cardiovascular Diseases Research Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Clinical Practice Committee Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Chair
  • Education Committee Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Member
  • Executive Committee Member for Ischemic Heart Disease Council, Member
  • India Group Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees, Member
  • NSTEMI-ACS Task Force Ischemic Heart Disease Council, Chair
  • Research Committee Ischemic Heart Disease Council, Member
  • Surgical and Procedural Committee - Rochester Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees, Member

Dr. Sandhu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sandhu to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sandhu's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Dr. Sandhu accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Hospitals where Dr. Sandhu has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
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