Dr. Thom Rooke, MD

Dr. Thom Rooke, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thom Rooke, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.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

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Limb Swelling
more than 77% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 55% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
more than 48% of peers

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Dr. Rooke's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rooke "Interests Medical writing — fact and fiction Peripheral vascular medicine Sclerotherapy for varicose veins Swollen limbs The art of the medical lecture "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rooke "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."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

24  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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

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  • BS - Physiology University of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • MD Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Mayo Clin/Grad School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Phi Beta Kappa University of Michigan, 1977
  • Honor Program University of Michigan, 1974
  • Appointee - Cardiovascular Research Training Program University of Michigan, 1976
  • Awars for Venous Research Sigvaris, 1986
  • Annual Award for Outstanding Research Fellow Michigan Heart Association, 1978
  • William J. Branstrom Prize for Outstanding Freshman University of Michigan, 1975
  • Stanley J. Sarnoff Fellow for Research in Cardiovascular Science Awarding Organization, 1980
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Association for Vascular Surgery, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Member
  • American Venous Forum, Member
  • Association for the Advancement of Wound Care, Member
  • Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories, Member
  • Minnesota Vascular Society, Member
  • Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology, Member
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