Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD

Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD

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Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
64 y/o
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Dr. Yong-Mei Cha, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Mayo Clinic - Rochester

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Ablation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Complex Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Ablation
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Heart Surgery
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional 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
  • Heart Rhythm Society Communications Committee, Member
  • Scientific Sessions Program Committee Heart Rhythm Society, Member

Dr. Cha's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cha to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Cha's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Cha accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • 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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Hospitals where Dr. Cha has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
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