Dr. Peter Spittell, MD

Dr. Peter Spittell, MD

Cardiovascular & Metabolic DiseasesMaleAge 64

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Dr. Peter Spittell, MD is a Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Spittell has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as 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. Spittell to book an appointment.

Locations

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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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Spittell

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Spittell treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Spittell treats other conditions, please contact the office at (507) 218-8044.

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Treatments
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Mitral Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Disease
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
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Dr. Spittell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ablation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acidosis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • 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
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bradycardia
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • 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 Fatigue Syndrome
  • 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 Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 1
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Double Outlet Right Ventricle
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • 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
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Ligament Repair
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myocarditis
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ringworm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tachycardia
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tobacco Withdrawal
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Unstable Angina
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Rings
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. Spittell accepts the following insurance:

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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

Peter C Spittell, M.D., is a board-certified cardiologist with subspecialty certification in echocardiography. He attended Creighton University School...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1992
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Board of Medical Examiners (Part I) Awarding Organization, 1983
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, Internal Medicine Mayo Clinic, 1988
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo Clinic, 1999
  • Physicians Recongition Award, Class of 2002 Echocardiography Track, Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program, Mayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, 2002
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Cardiovascular Diseases Awarding Organization, 2004

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American College of Physicians, Member
  • American Society of Echocardiography, Member

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Peter Spittell, MD?

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

Does Dr. Peter Spittell, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Is Dr. Peter Spittell, MD accepting new patients?

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

Does Dr. Peter Spittell, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Peter Spittell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Spittell frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Spittell specializes.

Where is Dr. Peter Spittell, MD's office located?

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

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Spittell 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

40 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

Winneshiek Medical Center

Decorah, IA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average