Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD

Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD

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65 y/o
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Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read her 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. Cha's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Cha performs this procedure more than 95% of her peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Cha performs this procedure more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Cha performs this procedure more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Cha'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 Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Ablation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
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)
Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
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)
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
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 Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
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
Ventricular Arrhythmia

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
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

2002
Fellow - Electrophysiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Fellow - Cardiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Resident - Medicine St. Louis University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1996
Internship - Medicine St. Louis University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1996
Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1986
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1986
1986MS - Cardiology Military Post-Graduate Medical School
Medical School
1974
Internship - Medicine Shenyang General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
Second Military Medical University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2002
2000
1998
1998
1996
1996
1986
1986
1974
1974

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cardiovascular Grand Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, 2016
  • Metabolomic Research Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, 2015
  • Small Grant Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2014
  • ENRICH Program Award, Department of Internal Medicine, 2011
  • WRAP Program Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2014
  • Scholarly Opportunity Award, Department of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • WRAP Program Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2012
  • Small Grant Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2013
  • 2014Allied Health Recognition Award, Innovation-Bright Idea, Sudden Cardiac Arrest Quality/Safety/Outcomes, Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, 2014
  • Cardiovascular Grand Award, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2012

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Cardiology, Member
  • American College of Cardiology Electrophysiology Committee, Member
  • American Heart Association Guideline, Member
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Co-Director
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Director
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Member
  • Heart Rhythm Society, Fellow

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Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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  • Hours
    • 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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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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