Dr. Hector Michelena, MD

Dr. Hector Michelena, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. Hector Michelena, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in cardiology.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. Michelena's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michelena treats Pericardial Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Michelena treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Aortic Ectasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michelena treats Aortic Ectasia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Michelena treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Michelena treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Michelena treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Michelena's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Venous Hypertension

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

Board Certifications

Education

  • Temple U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
  • MCP Hahnemann U
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2001
    St Raphel
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Fac Med U Ctrl Venezuela
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1988
    Colegio San Ignacio De Loyola
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Medical Dictation-Mayo Clinic, 2016
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition-Mayo Clinic, 2014
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition-Mayo Clinic, 2015
  • Excellence in Teaching Recognition-Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program, 2013

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Society of Echocardiography, Member
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Member
  • Bylaws and Ethics Committee-American Society of Echocardiography, Co-Chairman
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases-Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases-Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Mayo Clinic Department of Internal Medicine, Co-Chairman
  • Member Heart Valve Society of America, Member

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Locations

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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  • Hours
    • 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

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO

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