Dr. Robert Frantz, MD

Dr. Robert Frantz, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

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Dr. Robert Frantz, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in cardiology, advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, 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 Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

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Dr. Frantz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz treats Pulmonary Hypertension more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz treats Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Frantz treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Frantz treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Frantz's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
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)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Failure
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Transplant
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Septal Defect
Shortness of Breath
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
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1990
    Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1987
    Internship - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    MD Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1980
    BA - Biochemistry Harvard University
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cum Laude in Biochemistry Harvard University, 1980

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Abstract Reviewer for American College of Cardiology, Member
  • Abstract Reviewer for International Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation, Member
  • Abstract Reviewer for World Congress of Cardiology Scientfic Sessions, Member
  • Abstract Reviewer International Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation, Member
  • Cardiovascular Studies Unit Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Cardiovascular Studies Unit Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Data Monitoring Committee Protocol TDE PH 310 311, Chair
  • Invited Member CABANA Trial Clinical Events Committee, Member

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Locations

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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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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 Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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