Dr. Raul Espinosa, MD

Dr. Raul Espinosa, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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59 y/o
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Dr. Raul Espinosa, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in cardiology, internal medicine, 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
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Espinosa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Ectasia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Confusion
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Espinosa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Espinosa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Espinosa "Interests Echocardiography Pacemakers and defibrillators Valvular heart disease Thoracic aortic aneurysm disease Pericardial disease General clinical cardiology "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Espinosa "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, focused on you, means that you're not just getting one opinion — your care is discussed among the team, your test results are available quickly and appointments are scheduled in coordination. Specialists work together to provide exactly the care you need."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

113  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Endocarditis
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • BA - History University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • MD Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Internship - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Fellow - Cardiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Excellence of Research Award American Medical Association, 1983
  • Bernard Levy Award in Nephrology/Autonomic Pharmacology Awarding Organization, 1983
  • DOM Laureate Award in Cardiology Awarding Organization, 2005
  • Bachelor of Arts Magna cum Laude University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 1980
  • Travel Award Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 1987
  • Excellence of Research Award Mead Johnson, 1983
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Cardiology Contribution Intramural Newsletter Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Coordinator Cardiology Contribution Intramural Newsletter Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Editorial Board Member Mayo Clinic Update Newsletter, Board Member
  • Mayo Clinic Update Newsletter, Member
  • Mortar Board National Honor Society, Member
  • Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, Member
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Member
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Member
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Dr. Espinosa's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Espinosa to family and friends
13 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Espinosa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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