Dr. Paul Friedman, MD

Dr. Paul Friedman, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. Paul Friedman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, 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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Friedman performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Friedman performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Friedman performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Ablation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
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 Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Stroke Prevention
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

1997
Fellow - Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Fellow - Cardiovascular Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Resident - Department of Internal Medicine Stanford University
Residency Hospital
1991
Internship - Department of Internal Medicine University of Washington
Internship Hospital
1990
MD Stanford University
Medical School
1985
BA - Plan II Honors Liberal Arts Program University of Texas
Undergraduate School
1985
BS - Electrical Engineering University of Texas
Undergraduate School
1997
1996
1993
1991
1990
1985
1985

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Inventors: 500 Leading Inventors Twin Cities Business, 2014
  • 1997Bristol Meyers Squib ACC Travel Award and Grant Heart Rhythm Society, 1997
  • Genetech/American College of Cardiology Meetin Grant Stanford University, 1995
  • Top Inventors: 500 Leading Inventors Twin Cities Business, 2013
  • Stanford University Dean's Award for Distinguished Research Stanford University, 1990
  • Bristol Meyers Squib ACC Travel Award and Grant Heart Rhythm Society, 1997
  • AFCR Midwest Trainee Investigator Award American Federation for Clinical Research, 1994
  • Graduated with High Honors (BS and BA) University of Texas, 1985
  • Stanford Alumni Medical Student Scholarship Stanford University, 1986
  • ACC/Littmann Scholarship Award American College of Cardiology, 1995
  • Innovation-Bright Idea, DOM Allied Health Recognition Award Department of Internal Medicine, 2014
  • William H.J. Summerskill Award in Subspecialty Trainee Research Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 1997

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Cardiovascular Services Center Clinical Registry Subcommittee, Chair
  • CV IT Committee, Member
  • Editorial Review Board Heart Rhythm, Board Member
  • Heart Rhythm, Board Member
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Member
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Trustee
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Board 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
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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