Dr. Sorin Pislaru, MD

Dr. Sorin Pislaru, MD

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53 y/o

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Dr. Sorin Pislaru, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiology.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medica

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Dr. Pislaru's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pislaru treats Pericardial Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pislaru treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Aortic Ectasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pislaru treats Aortic Ectasia more than 98% of his peers

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

Cardiac Imaging
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pislaru performs Cardiac Imaging more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cardiac Echocardiography (ECG)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac

Dr. Pislaru's conditions and procedures:

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 MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
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
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
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
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Venous Hypertension

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

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Fellow - Cardiology Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2001
Post Doctoral Fellowship Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Fellow - Cardiology University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University of Leuven
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Cardiology Catholic University of Leuven
1998
PhD Catholic University of Leuven
Medical School
1993
Fellow - Cardiology C.C. Iliescu Institute of Cardiology
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Internship - Internal Medicine University Hospital Bucharest
Internship Hospital
1991
Medical School - Faculty of Medicine University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila"
Medical School
2008
2004
2001
2000
1999
1998
1993
1992
1991

Languages

  • French
  • Romanian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Attitude, Commitment and Excellence Award for the academic year 2003-2004 Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine, 2004
  • High-Impact Pilot and Feasibility Award Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities, 2011
  • Echocardiography Program Class of 2017 Outstanding Physician's Recognition Award Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences, 2017
  • Graduate top 5% of medical school Awarding Organization, 1991
  • Rank 33rd (top 1%), National Examination for Postgraduate Medical Education Romania, 1992
  • Outstanding Research Award Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine, 2004
  • Cardiovascular Division Research Project Award Cardiovascular Advisory Group, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Health System, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • Career Development Scholarly Award Department of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • Career Enhancement Award for Associate Professors Career Enhancement Award for Associate Professors, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, 2014
  • American College of Cardiology (ACC) Teaching Skills Workshop for Emerging Faculty American College of Cardiology, 2014

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American Society of Echocardiography, Fellow
  • Cardiovascular Education Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Division of Cardiovascular Ultrasound Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Chair
  • Division of Structural Heart Disease Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Chair
  • Echocardiography Education Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Echocardiography Executive Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Echocardiography Research Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Chair

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Locations

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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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

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Assurant Health
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EBS-RMSCO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medica
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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