Dr. Vuyisile Nkomo, MD

Dr. Vuyisile Nkomo, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

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Dr. Vuyisile Nkomo, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 17 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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

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Dr. Nkomo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Ectasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nkomo treats Pericardial Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Nkomo treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nkomo treats Mitral Valve Stenosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Nkomo treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis

Dr. Nkomo's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
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)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
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
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
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...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
    1998
  • 1997
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Meharry Medical College
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    Xavier University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Contributions and Dedication to Echocardiography Training Program-Electrocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2007
  • Department of Medicine and the Internal Medicine Residency Program, Best educator recognition-Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2009
  • Excellence in Teaching, Internal Medicine Residency Program of the Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Department of Medicine, 2013
  • Department of Medicine and the Internal Medicine Residency Program, Best Educator for Resident Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2012
  • Champion of Diversity award, Office for Diversity, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2010
  • Teacher of the Year Award- Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration, 2009

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Admissions Committee Mayo Medical School, Executive Committee
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American Heart Association, Member
  • American Society of Echocardiography, Member
  • Clinical Competency Committee, Member
  • International Breast Milk Project, Board Member
  • National Medical Association, Member
  • Valve Clinic Practice Improvement Project, Member

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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

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO

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