Dr. Thomas Gerber, MD

Dr. Thomas Gerber, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

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Dr. Thomas Gerber, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in cardiology, cardiothoracic 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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gerber's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiovascular Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 95% of his peers

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

Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber treats Heart Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Gerber treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Gerber treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Gerber's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
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
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 Disease (CAD)
CT Coronary Angiogram
Ebstein's Anomaly
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Septal Defect
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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...


  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications


Fellow - Interventional Cardiology Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Research Fellowship Echocardiography and Non-Invasive Hemodynamics Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Research Fellowship Ultrasound Research Laboratory, Department of Physiology & Biomedical Engineering
Fellowship Hospital
Internship - Arzt im Praktikum (AiP) 2nd Medical Clinic, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz
Internship Hospital
MD - 5/1990 Doctoral Thesis defense (Academic title awarded, ""Dr. med""[doctor of medicine] Johannes-Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz
Medical School
PhD - Medical Sciences Training 2nd Medical Clinic, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universitat Mainz
Medical School


  • German
  • English


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Research scholarship German Research Foundation; Bonn; Germany, 1992
  • Finalist, Researcher of the Year Award Florida Heart Research Institute, 2003
  • Best Presentation Award 29th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the North American Society for Cardiac Imaging (NASCI); Chicago IL, 2001
  • Magna cum laude for thesis (Awarded "Dr. med" equivalent to US degree "PhD in Medical Sciences," certified by Globe Language Services, New York, NY, in 05/2003) Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz; Germany, 1990
  • Internal Medicine Resident Outstanding Research Award Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 1996
  • Doctorate scholarship Medical Faculty, Mainz University, Germany, 1988

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Board of Directors Society of Atherosclerosis Imaging, President - Elect
  • Board of Directors Society of Atherosclerosis Imaging, President
  • Cardiac Imaging Performance Measure Work Group American Medical Association, Member
  • Duke Cardiovascular Research Institute Think Tank American College of Cardiology, Member
  • Multimodality Imaging Task Force Integrated Cardiovascular Imaging Group Center, Co-Chairman
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Fellow
  • Structural Heart Disease Cardiovascular Imaging Research Committee, Co-Chairman
  • Writing Committee Approaches to Enhancing Radiation Safety in Cardiac Imaging American Heart Association, Co-Chairman

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What People Say About Dr. Thomas Gerber, MD
Runs his own agenda. Needs to be present and start listening to his patients. Would not recommend to anyone.
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