Dr. Sameh Said, MD

Dr. Sameh Said, MD

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44 y/o

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Dr. Sameh Said, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in cardiovascular surgery, congenital cardiac surgery, 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
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Said's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Said performs Mitral Valve Surgery more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Said performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Said performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Said treats Pericardial Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Said treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis

Dr. Said'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 Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

MB BCh - Excellent degree with honors Alexandria University
Medical School
2015
Graduate Fellowship - ACGME-Accredited Peds Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University
Fellowship Hospital
2014
Fellowship - Thoracic Surgery Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship Hospital
2014
Residency - Joint General and Thoracic Surgery Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency Hospital
2011
Residency - General Surgery Mayo Graduate School of Medical Education
Residency Hospital
2008
Fellowship - Cardiovascular Surgery Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Residency - Cardiothoracic Surgery Alexandria University, Egypt
Residency Hospital
2000
Alexandria university, Egypt
Internship Hospital
2015
2014
2014
2011
2008
2003
2000

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hawley H. Seiler Residents Competition Award Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, 2011
  • Best Abstract by Trainee Midwest Pediatric Cardiology Society, 2010
  • Third Place Best Poster - Resident Poster Competition Society for Vascular Surgery, American Association for Vascular Surgery, 2014
  • Alexandria Student's Scientific Association "ASSA" Award Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt, 1994
  • Finalist in the 2011 Samson Resident Award Competition Western Thoracic Surgical Association, 2011
  • Dr. O.T. Clagett Resident Travel Award Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2013
  • 2013 AATS Resident Critical Care Scholarship AATS Graham Research Foundation, 2013
  • Winner of Minnesota State Trauma Resident Paper Competition Minnesota Surgical Society, 2011
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery Moderate Poster Competition American Association for Thoracic Surgery, 2016
  • 2011Dr. Kaare K. Nygaard Travel Award Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2011

Media & Publications

  • Reoperation for mitral paravalvular leak: a single-centre experience with 200 patients.,
  • Improving Results of Surgery for Ebstein Anomaly: Where Are We After 235 Cone Repairs?,

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Member
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Member
  • European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Member
  • International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, Member
  • Priestley Society, Member
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Member
  • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, Member

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