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Prasad Krishnan

Prasad Krishnan, MD, MS, MCh,

Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
5-200 J SMH
Rochester, MN  55902
United States
507-255-7068 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


MBBS from St. John's Medical College, Bangalore
MS from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
MCh from All India Institute of medical Sciences, New Delhi
Senior Registrar, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
Advanced Surgical Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Clinical associate, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, India.
Visiting Cardiac Surgeon, Govt of Mauritius
Chief Cardiac Surgeon, Apollo Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka
HOD and Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore
Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Associate Consultant, Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Other Interests

Aortic dissection and aneurysm
LV aneurysm repair
Arterial Switch Operation
Infant and neonatal cardiac surgery
Adult and pediatric cardiac Surgery
Mitral valve Repair


Cone repair for Ebstein's

Septal myectomy for HOCM

Mitral valve repair


Arterial switch

Transatrial repair of TOF

Neonatal and Infant Cardiac Surgery

Heart and Lung Transplantation

Additional Educational Information

Intern.  St. John's Medical College. 1984

Resident - Surgery.  Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (P.G.I.M.E.R) Chandigarh. 1987

Senior Resident/ Fellow - Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S) New Delhi. 1990

Senior Registrar, Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand. 1990-1992

Advanced Fellowship - Cardiovascular Surgery and Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA. 1992-1995

Clinical Associate/Graduate Clinical Fellowship - Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. 1995-96

Graduate Clinical Fellowship - Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery, Cleveland, Ohio. 1996-1997 


Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Transcatheter
  • Cardiac
  • Coronary disease
  • Heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Pericardium
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Pulmonary valve disease
  • Congenital
  • Single ventricle and palliative procedures
  • Left heart lesions
  • Aortic valve disease (congenital)
  • Mitral valve disease (congenital)
  • Right heart lesion
  • Tricuspid valve disease (congenital)
  • Pulmonary valve disease (congenital)
  • ASD
  • VSD
  • TOF
  • DORV
  • Transposition of the great arteries
  • Aortic arch anomalies
  • Pulmonary and systemic venous anomalies
  • Adult congenital procedures
  • Transplant
  • Heart Transplant
  • Heart/lung Transplant
  • Great vessels
  • Aorta
  • Education