Heart & Vascular

763-581-5400
763-581-5400

Healthcare After Your Own Heart

The North Memorial Health Heart & Vascular team boasts excellence at every level: Led by top-rated cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons, we are also one of the top-rated hospitals in the nation for cardiovascular care. We partner with you in the hospitals and clinics to provide comprehensive, incomparable care crafted especially for you. It’s safe to say: We love what we do, and we think you’ll love our approach.

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The North Memorial Health Advantage

  • We are a hospital of firsts: We’re not only the first hospital in Minnesota to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation from the American College of Cardiology for excellence in the care and management of heart failure, we’re also the first and only hospital in Minnesota (8th nationwide) to earn Chest Pain Center (CPC) with Primary PCI accreditation. We’re the only hospital to have both accreditations.
  • We have one of the fastest response times in the nation when it comes to treating a heart attack: In 2016, our door-to-balloon time was 57 minutes, as compared to a national goal of 90 minutes.
  • We’re also great at long-term care: We combine our diagnostic, rehabilitative, and comprehensive care programs with personalized education within our clinics. You leave with the tools, empowerment, and support you need for lasting success.
  • We create custom care plans: Because vein conditions can arise from systemic cardiovascular issues, board-certified cardiologists perform vein procedures at North Memorial Health. Our cardiologists know that it’s important to evaluate your entire cardiovascular system to determine the best treatment options for you.

We offer free screenings for people who are concerned about symptoms of varicose veins or peripheral artery disease (PAD).

  • To learn more, and to schedule your free PAD screening call 763- 581-6736
  • To learn more, and to schedule your free varicose vein screening call 763-581-5423
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Meet Your Healthcare Co-Pilots

Our highly trained experts empower you with the knowledge and the support you need to get the healthcare you want.

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Jody Rowland, MD, FACC

Heart & Vascular
I’m focused on advanced imaging and customer care in clinical cardiology.
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Brandi Witt, MD

Heart & Vascular
I take the time to explain so my customers can be an active participant in their healthcare.
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Ashley Disch headshot

Ashley M. Disch, APRN, CNP

Heart & Vascular
I aim to establish a connection with customers to provide excellent and thorough care.
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Rita Healy, ANP

Heart & Vascular
I enjoy working as part of the cardiology care team to deliver optimal, timely care for customers.
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George Tadros, MD, MS, FACC

Heart & Vascular
I approach my customers and their families as human beings, with the utmost respect and care.
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Wendy Shear, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Cardiology, Varicose Vein Treatment
I strive to keep my customers active and help them do the things they want to do.
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Jess Wageman, MPAS, PA-C

Heart & Vascular
I believe in person-centered care and emphasizing partnership between customers and health care providers.
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Kareem Rizk, PA-C, MPH

Heart & Vascular
I approach care for my customers with great humility and earnestness.
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Paul R. Sander, MD

Heart & Vascular
I provide compassionate care to all our cardiac customers.
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Tina Allenburg, APRN, CNP

Heart & Vascular
I enjoy working with a variety of people, helping them learn about their diagnoses and improve their overall health.
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Nora Glauser, PA-C

Heart & Vascular
I help my customers and their family members navigate their own personal path to health and wellness.
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Lori Miller, RN, CNOR, CRNFA

Cardiac Surgery
I provide outstanding care.
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Connie Caldwell, PA-C

Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery
I treat my customers the way I would want to be treated.
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Bobbi Hoppe, MD, FACC, FHRS

Heart & Vascular
I encourage every customer to make his or her own personal medical decisions.
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Nizar N. Saleh

Heart & Vascular
I believe the best health outcomes are achieved when the customer is involved in the decision-making after a thorough, straight-forward and honest discussion.
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Andrew G. L. McGinn, MD, FACC

Heart & Vascular
I work to deliver exceptional service and compassionate care to all our customers.
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Review

My husband has always raved about how wonderful his doctor is; now I know why! He is understanding, compassionate and competent.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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One of the best and most thorough doctors I have ever had. Answers all questions. Listens carefully. Goes beyond simple par of the fix (a prescription refill) to talk about details of diet. I cannot say enough.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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I have found the North Memorial Health Heart & Vascular Clinic to be exceptional. Everyone had been polite, knowledgeable & very patient with questions, etc. From the front desk to the cardiovascular surgeon and everyone in between.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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Excellent in all ways possible. Nurses, techs, PA’s, and office support were all compassionate, knowledgeable, and helpful. Everyone helped lower our stress during this difficult journey. Thanks to all. Would recommend to anyone!

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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An experience that was pleasant due to the welcoming and professional ambiance. We had an excellent doctor and I appreciate the remarkable and compassionate care given to me.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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North Memorial Health is by far the best in the Minneapolis area – totally excellent and highly recommended.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular
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The finest care, and excellent service by very nice, courteous & respectful people.

- North Memorial Health Customer
Heart & Vascular

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