Dr. Mehmet Cicek, MD

Dr. Mehmet Cicek, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

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Dr. Mehmet Cicek, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in cardiovascular surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.Read his story

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200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Cicek's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cicek performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Cicek performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cicek treats Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cicek treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cicek performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cicek performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement

Dr. Cicek's conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
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)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Septal Defect
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

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...


  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Thoracic Surgery


USC Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiopulmonary Transplantation Mayo Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship Hospital
Residency Hospital
GATA Gulhane Faculty of Medicine
Internship Hospital
GATA Gulhane Faculty of Medicine, Ankara
Medical School
University of Ankara Faculty of Medicine
Medical School


  • Presidential Citation | Asian Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, 2004
  • Sandoz Scientific Research Award | Sandoz, 1996
  • Gordon K. Danielson Visiting Professor | Mayo Clinic Rochester Hospitals, 2013
  • GATA 100th Anniversary Scientific and Academic Achievement Award | GATA Gulhane Faculty of Medicine, 1996
  • Listed in "Who is Who in Medicine and Healthcare" | Marquis Who's Who, 2000
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude | Gulhane Military Medical Academy Medical Corps Officer Training School, 1986
  • Summa Cum Laude | GATA Gulhane Faculty of Medicine, 1985

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery, Member
  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Member
  • European Association for Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology Surgical Working Group, Treasurer
  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Surgery Association, President
  • World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, Treasurer

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What People Say About Dr. Mehmet Cicek, MD
Dr. Cicek replaced my aortic valve in April 2018. He is an amazing surgeon, extremely professional, and was very straight forward about the options I had. He did not push me into a decision but rather laid out the risks of the various options and let me make the decision. He was able to perform...Read More
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