Dr. Robert Rea, MD

Dr. Robert Rea, MD

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67 y/o
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Dr. Robert Rea, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Rea's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rea performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rea performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rea performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rea performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rea performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rea performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rea's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
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
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
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 Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Ebstein's Anomaly
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
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 Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

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, focuse...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
Research Fellowship - Cardiovascular Physiology Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Electrophysiology Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Cardiology Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Maricopa County General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
Medical School
1973
Vanderbilt University
Undergraduate School
1987
1985
1984
1981
1978
1973

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Citation for Excellence in the Provision of Internal Medicine Services United States Public Health Service, 1983
  • B.A. Magna Cum Laude Vanderbilt University, 1973
  • Excellence Through Teamwork Award Mayo Clinic, 2006

Media & Publications

  • Long-Term Mortality Effect of Early Pacemaker Implantation After Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement.,
  • Atrial Septostomy to Treat Stiff Left Atrium Syndrome.,

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Member
  • American Physiological Society, Member
  • American Physiological Society, Fellow
  • Annual Scientific Session Heart Rhythm Society formerly NASPE, Member
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology Society, Member
  • Central Society for Clinical Research, Member
  • Heart Rhythm Society formerly NASPE, Member
  • Minnesota Medical Association, 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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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