Dr. Naser Ammash, MD

Dr. Naser Ammash, MD

Cardiovascular & Metabolic DiseasesMaleAge 60

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Dr. Naser Ammash, MD is a Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease Specialist in Rochester, MN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mayo Clinic - Rochester and Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ammash to book an appointment.

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Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

Rochester - Cardiology200 1st St Sw Rochester, MN 55905
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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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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Ammash is patient, kind, and always willing to help. I live in another state and after 12 years of not seeing him as my main cardiologist, he still answers my questions and concerns in a more timely manner.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Ammash's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammash treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ammash treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
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Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammash treats Heart Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ammash treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Tricuspid Valve Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ammash treats Tricuspid Valve Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ammash treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

Dr. Ammash's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ablation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acidosis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bradycardia
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Complex Single Ventricle Transposition of the Great Arteries
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 1
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Double Outlet Right Ventricle
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Echocardiography
  • Eisenmenger's Complex
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Ligament Repair
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myocarditis
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Pain
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Rings
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Wheezing
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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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...Read more

Biography

Naser M. Ammash, M.D., is a professor of medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, and a consultant in cardiovascular disease at Mayo Clinic....Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

University of Louisville Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1990
U Iowa Hosp
Residency Hospital
1987
Amer U Hosp
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Excellence in Teaching Award University of Louisville, 1992
  • Teacher of the Year Award University of Louisville, 1994
  • Outstanding Teacher in Physical Diagnosis Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2000
  • Arts & Sciences, Dean's Honor List American University of Beirut, 1980
  • High School Diploma with Honors International Collge of Beirut, 1979

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Adult Congenital Heart Association, National Medical Director
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic, Director
  • ardiac Technical Advisory Panel, Member
  • Cardioversion Unit Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Co-Director
  • Division of Childrens Medical Services, Member
  • Echocardiography Laboratory, Co-Director
  • Echocardiography Laboratory, Chair
  • Echocardiography Laboratory Cardiovascular Diseases, Director
  • Focus Study Task Force, Chair
  • National Marfan Foundation, Director

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Naser Ammash, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (507) 218-8044.

Does Dr. Naser Ammash, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ammash has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Naser Ammash, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Naser Ammash, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Ammash's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Naser Ammash, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Naser Ammash, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ammash frequently treats Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Disease, and Tricuspid Valve Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ammash treats.

Where is Dr. Naser Ammash, MD's office located?

Dr. Ammash's office is located at 200 1st St Sw, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Naser Ammash, MD speak?

Dr. Ammash speaks Arabic, French, and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ammash is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Mayo Clinic - Rochester

Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

Rochester, MN

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

41 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021)