Mayo Clinic Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program

Rochester, MN — (507) 284-3758

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

200 First St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
United States

(507) 284-3758
(507) 284-3328
(507) 284-2511
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Mayo Clinic Hospital, St. Mary's Campus
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Mayo Clinic Hospital, Methodist Campus
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Heidi M. Connolly, MD Professional ACHA Member

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Sue Eastman, M.A.

5 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Alexander C. Egbe, MBBS, MPH Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, Peds, Ped Card
Frank Cetta, Jr., MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, Peds, Ped Card
C. Charles Jain, MD
IM, IM Card, ACHD Board Eligible
Luke J. Burchill, MBBS, PhD
IM Card
William Miranda, MD
IM, IM Card, ACHD Board Eligible

Nursing & Other Staff

Angela M. Kosec, APRN, C.N.P., D.N.P. Nurse Practitioner
Svea Alm, APRN, C.N.P., M.S.N. Nurse Practitioner
Kelli L. Passalacqua, LICSW Clinical Social Worker
Caroline Arpin, RN ACHD RN
Celina N. Emanuel, RN ACHD RN
Rachel Miller, RN ACHD RN
Jacqueline (Jacki) L. Sullivan, RN ACHD RN

Care Setting

Mayo Clinic outpatient practice - Gonda Building
Mayo Clinic outpatient practice - St. Mary's Campus
Mayo Clinic outpatient practice - Methodist Campus
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes - at age 14
Yes, weekly

Training & Research

Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Peds and Adult), Individualized long-term mentoring (or informal ACHD fellowship), Formal dedicated ACHD fellowship (2 years)
Data valid at 2022

Director's Description

One of the oldest and largest ACHD programs in North America. We receive referrals from both national and international sources.

Outreach programs include:

  • Mayo Clinic, Florida
  • Mayo Clinic, Arizona

Multidisciplinary team approach to the adult with CHD with special expertise in:

  • Complex cardiac imaging
  • Genetic testing and consultation
  • Hemodynamic cardiac catheterization
  • Management of complex aortic disorders
  • Heart failure
  • Heart transplant, heart/liver transplant and heart/kidney transplant
  • Management of pregnancy
  • Arrhythmias/ablations
  • Catheter based intervention
  • Cardiac surgery including multiple reoperations

Comprehensive care center including Ped CV, adult CV, APP, RN, inpatient care, interventional cardiology, HRS, CV surgical, CV anesthesia, high-risk OB, and medical genetics.

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